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Jake Matthews

Jake Matthews
NFL Draft Scouting Report

Offensive Tackle

Texas A&M


College Position: Offensive Tackle
School: Texas A&M
Grade: Senior
Height: 6-5
Weight: 305
Birthdate: 02-11-1992
Draft Projection: Top 10
Overall Rank: 5
NFL Draft Position (Rank): Offensive Tackle (2)

Draft Result

Drafted in the 2014 Draft by the Atlanta Falcons in the 1st round with the #6 pick.

Combine Results

33 3/8
9 7/8
5.07
24
30.5
105.0
7.34
4.47
DNP

Strengths

  • Excellent technique and footwork, effectively shuffles his feet and makes no false steps
  • Plays with balance and has great agility to move laterally
  • Strength to push defenders off the ball, superb run blocker
  • Height, bulk, arm length and hand size are not elite but comfortably above average
  • Experience on both sides of the line (played LT and RT) protecting a mobile often on the move QB. Could play any position on the line
  • Bloodlines are as good as it gets
 

Weaknesses

  • One year experience at LT
  • Doesn't have the massive, engulfing frame of physically "elite" prospects

News

Arman Markazi's 2014 NFL Draft Top 50 Prospects - May 8 (Arman Markazi)
Arman Markazi's 2014 NFL Draft Positional Rankings (Top 5) - May 8 (Arman Markazi)
Prospect OT Jake Matthews - Mar 24 (Marc Sluis)
2014 NFL Combine - OL Results - Feb 22 (Doug Lancy)
2014 NFL Combine - OL Measurements - Feb 20 (Doug Lancy)

Mock Draft Results


2013-14 Season Fantasy Studs

QBPeyton ManningDEN516
RBJamaal CharlesKC295
WRJosh GordonCLE221
TEJimmy GrahamNO211
KStephen GostkowskiNE179
DEFKansas CityKC207
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