Where Did Jake Matthews Attend College: When Was Jake Matthews Drafted?

Jacob Thomas Matthews was born on February 11th, 1992. For the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons, he is an offensive tackle. With the sixth overall choice in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Falcons selected him.

At Texas A&M, he played college football. He comes from the football-playing Matthews family. Matthews played offensive linemen for the Elkins Knights high school football team as a student at Missouri City’s Elkins High School.

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Matthews sustained a high ankle sprain in his first NFL game, a victory over the Saints. Despite the injury, Matthews started every game in his first campaign but one.

When compared to 2014, where Matthews’ blocking allowed 51 quarterback pressures, only 38 were allowed in 2015.

Matthews was ranked third on Pro Football Focus’ list of the year’s most improved players during that campaign. Matthews and the Falcons agreed to a three-year, $52.5 million agreement on March 14, 2022.

When Was Jake Matthews Drafted?

The Atlanta Falcons selected Matthews with the sixth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Texas A&M became the first school with consecutive top-10 offensive linemen selections since USC’s Tyron Smith and Matt Kalil in 2011 and 2012, respectively.

Jake Mattews is currently playing the position of offensive tackle for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League. He is wearing jersey number# 70 for the team.