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Falcons select OT Jake Matthews

The Atlanta Falcons select offensive tackle Jake Matthews from Texas A&M on Thursday in the NFL draft. Here’s our pre-draft story on Matthews: Texas A&M offensive tackle Jake Matthews is set to enter the family business in the NFL. Matthews, is one of the top lineman prospects in the NFL draft, which is set for Thursday through Saturday. He is the son of Bruce Matthews...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars Bring in Jake Matthews For Workout

The Jacksonville Jaguars may use their first round pick on an offensive tackle to team with last season’s first round pick, Luke Joeckel.Football Nation has learned, through a story on, that the Jaguars had Texas A&M tackle Jake Matthews last Thursday. Matthews teamed with Joeckel two seasons ago for the Aggies in Johnny Manziel’s first season with the Aggies.According...
Via Football Nation
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Cleveland Browns Draft Profiles: Jake Matthews

JAKE MATTHEWS, OFFENSIVE TACKLE, TEXAS A&M Height: 6-5  Weight: 308 lbs.  Hometown: Missouri City, Texas Here comes the next Matthews into the NFL. Jake Matthews of Texas A&M comes into the draft as one of the highly regarded offensive linemen in the 2014 draft class. Possibly one of the most highly regarded overall players, with a strong chance of coming off of the board...
Via Cleveland Sports Chat
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jake Matthews main draw for Texas A&M Pro Day

Jake Matthews might have become “Jake Football” instead of blocking for Johnny Football if not for his father. Matthews played quarterback as a freshman at Missouri City Elkins High School before following in his family’s footsteps by moving to the offensive line. “I never really had a nickname like that,” the Texas A&M product said with a smile Wednesday. “I was...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

College Football Universe All-America Team: SEC leads the pack again

The 2013 College Football Universe All-America Team and my official nominations for the FWAA All-America Team are posted below. The nominations and selections were made over the last few weeks. Offensive skill positions and special teams players were selected on November 24; defensive players and offensive linemen were chosen on November 17.The SEC leads the pack again this season...
Via College Football Universe
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Bronko Nagurski Trophy & Outland Trophy Watch Lists

The watch lists for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy and Outland Trophy were released last week. The Bronko Nagurski honors the "national defensive player of the year" and the Outland Trophy is awarded to the "best interior lineman in college football".Of course, South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney (Jr. 6-6 274) is the favorite for the Nagurski Trophy and...
Via College Football Universe
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Texas A&M Aggies Look Like Preseason National Title Contenders

With the start of the 2013 college football season (Thurs, Aug. 29) less than three months away, preseason magazines have already been hitting the newsstands.  The Texas A&M Aggies are ranked No. 5 in Lindy’s Sports’ Top 25. Via The Aggies are the second-highest ranked team from the Southeastern Conference, with the back-to-back defending national champion...
Via Gridiron Grit
June 10, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Draft 2013 Big Board Top 75: Joeckel rated number one

Here are the top 75 rated players for the 2013 NFL Draft. Most likely, offensive linemen and defenders will be drafted early on with big men stacking the field this year as well as a lack of skilled players. It looks like OT Luke Joeckel or another offensive lineman may be drafted first overall by the Kansas City Chiefs, but there are still good options on the other side of the...
Via College Football Universe
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Aggies' lineman Matthews staying in school

Texas A&M finally got some good news Thursday as far as early entrants for the NFL Draft. Junior offensive tackle Jake Matthews, who was projected to be a first-round pick, has opted to return to A&M for his senior season. "After careful consideration, much thought and prayer, I am happy to announce that I am returning to Texas A&M for my senior season," Matthews...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
January 10, 2013  |  Discuss

#75 Jake Matthews, OT Texas A&M (JR)

by: Duke Manyweather #75 Jake Matthews, Texas A&M HGT: 6045 WGT:305 Jake Matthews has started every game (26 games) since his freshman season in 2010. The Matthews’ pedigree continues to produce some of the finest college/professional football players in history. Jake Matthews is the son of Bruce Matthews, who was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame in 2007 after an un...
Via CJ Sports NFL Talk
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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