DETROIT The Detroit Lions will be severely shorthanded at cornerback for Sundays must-win game against the New York Giants.
Starting corners Chris Houston and Rashean Mathis have been officially ruled out. Both were listed as questionable on Fridays injury report.
Houston returned to practice during the week but will miss his second straight game because of a toe injury. Mathis...
Cornerback Rashean Mathis passed the Detroit Lions' concussion tests and was cleared to return to Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears.
But the Bears overruled Detroit's doctors which kept Mathis from returning.
Mathis suffered a possible concussion in the first quarter of Sunday's 40-32 win and underwent two tests. He said he passed one on the sideline then...
Lions cornerback Rashean Mathis has left Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears because of a possible head injury.
The 6-foot-1 Mathis, who signed with Detroit before this season after 10 years with Jacksonville, went down in the first quarter. He was able to walk off the field but was being evaluated for a while on the sideline. He eventually started walking around with a...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2013
Former Bethune-Cookman and HBCU standout cornerback Rashean Mathis is the new starting cornerback in Detroit. Mathis unseated the 2013 draft pick Darius Slay after having a bumpy start to the season. Head Coach Jim Schwartz had great things to say about Slay but wanted to make sure that he had the best player on the […]
According to Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union, the Jaguars have told cornerback Reshean Mathis that they don’t plan on re-signing him.
The #Jaguars told CB Rashean Mathis today he would not be offered a new contract.
— Ryan O’Halloran (@ryanohalloran) March 6, 2013
The 32 year-old Mathis appeared in 12 games this past season and recorded 20 tackles.
Coach Mike Mularkey took the blame for keeping veteran cornerback Rashean Mathis on the sideline in Buffalo.
Mularkey said Monday he ''just made a mistake'' by sticking with second-year player Kevin Rutland in a 34-18 loss to the Bills.
Rutland got beat for a 51-yard gain on Buffalo's opening drive, which ended with a touchdown, and looked lost on Stevie Johnson...
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December 03, 2012
Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Rashean Mathis is seemingly way ahead of schedule.
Mathis is running, cutting, jumping and lifting - all less than six months after reconstructive surgery on his left knee. He's not wearing a brace and is not lining up with the starters during organized team activities.
The latter could change soon.
Mathis says he is close to being cleared to...
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May 22, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Cornerback Rashean Mathis chose familiarity over uncertainty. Mathis decided to avoid free agency by signing a one-year, incentive-laden contract with the Jaguars on Thursday. The deal could be worth 5 million if he plays all 16 games this season. He has missed 17 games over the last four seasons because of injuries. "Some people will ask why...
The Jacksonville Jaguars will lose 31-year old CB Rashean Mathis for the rest of the season due to a torn ACL. Mathis played in 9 games for the Jaguars this year and he had 34 tackles, 1 tackle for a loss, 4 passes defensed, 1 fumble recovery and 1 interception. He has now played in 125 games in his first 9 years with the Jaguars and he has 498 tackles, 30 interceptions (3 returned...
Reports out of Florida say Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Rashean Mathis suffered a damaged knee ligament in Sunday afternoon's game against the Indianapolis Colts.Mathis was injured without contact during the second quarter. He was
unable to put any pressure on his left leg and was carted to the
Mathis is expected to be reevaluated Monday to determine the extent...