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Falcons | Atlanta's Wednesday injury report

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:41:09 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DE Adrian Clayborn (knee), DE Dwight Freeney (non-injury) and OT Jake Matthews (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 7. OT Tom Compton (knee) was limited.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews has knee sprain

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:31:45 -0800

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (knee) suffered a sprained knee in Week 13, but he could still practice Thursday, Dec. 8.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews downgraded to out

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:37:26 -0800

Atlanta Falcons OL Jake Matthews (knee) has been ruled out of the game Sunday, Dec. 4, against the Kansas City Chiefs due to a knee injury.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews injured in Week 13

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:15:49 -0800

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (knee) suffered a knee injury in Week 13 and is considered questionable to return.

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Falcons | Friday injury report for Atlanta

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:49:35 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DE Dwight Freeney (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 28, and is listed as questionable for Week 8. WR Taylor Gabriel (concussion), CB C.J. Goodwin (hamstring) and OT Jake Matthews (wrist) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Falcons | Atlanta's Thursday practice report

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:25:14 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Dwight Freeney (quadriceps) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 27. CB C.J. Goodwin (hamstring) was limited, while WR Taylor Gabriel (concussion) and OT Jake Matthews (wrist) participated fully.

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Falcons | Atlanta's Wednesday practice report

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:29:34 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Dwight Freeney (quadriceps) did not practice Wednesday, Oct .26. WR Taylor Gabriel (concussion) and CB C.J. Goodwin were limited. OT Jake Matthews (wrist) participated fully.

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Falcons | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 25 Dec 2015 14:05:25 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Grady Jarrett (shoulder) has been ruled out for the Week 16 game against the Carolina Panthers. DT Ra'Shede Hageman (knee) is listed as questionable, while OG Chris Chester (shoulder), WR Devin Hester (toe) OT Jake Matthews (back), DT Paul Soliai (calf) and LB Paul Worrilow (knee) are listed as probable. Matthews and Soliai fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 25, while the other players were limited during practice.

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Falcons | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 24 Dec 2015 11:00:15 -0800

Atlanta Falcons OG Chris Chester (shoulder), WR Devin Hester (toe), DT Grady Jarrett (shoulder), DT Paul Soliai (calf) and LB Paul Worrilow (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 24. OT Jake Matthews (back) practiced in full.

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Falcons | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 23 Dec 2015 13:18:22 -0800

Atlanta Falcons LB Paul Worrilow (knee), OT Jake Matthews (back), DT Paul Soliai (calf), DT Grady Jarrett (shoulder) and WR Devin Hester (toe) were limited participants in practice Wednesday, Dec. 23. OG Chris Chester (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday.

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Falcons | Friday injury report for Week 2

Fri, 18 Sep 2015 13:55:36 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DE Malliciah Goodman (elbow), WR Devin Hester (toe) and LB Brooks Reed (groin) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 18, and have been ruled out for the Week 2 game against the New York Giants. DE Adrian Clayborn (thumb), OT Jake Matthews (back), SS William Moore (illness) and LB O'Brien Schofield (hip) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Falcons | Thursday practice report for Week 2

Thu, 17 Sep 2015 13:15:26 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Devin Hester (toe), DE Malliciah Goodman (elbow), LB Brooks Reed (groin) and SS William Moore (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 17. LB O'Brien Schofield (hip) was limited. OT Jake Matthews (back) and DE Adrian Clayborn (thumb) were full participants.

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Falcons | Wednesday practice report for Week 2

Wed, 16 Sep 2015 13:34:21 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DE Malliciah Goodman (elbow), WR Devin Hester (toe), LB Brooks Reed (groin) and LB O'Brien Schofield (hip) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 16. DE Adrian Clayborn (thumb) and OT Jake Matthews (back) were limited during practice.

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Falcons | Saturday status report for Week 1

Sat, 12 Sep 2015 12:34:40 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Joplo Bartu (quadriceps), OT Jake Matthews (back) and DB Robenson Therezie (groin) are listed as probable Monday, Sept. 14, against the Philadelphia Eagles.

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Falcons | Friday practice report for Week 1

Fri, 11 Sep 2015 13:55:06 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Devin Hester (toe) and LB Brooks Reed (groin) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 11. LB Joplo Bartu (quadriceps), OT Jake Matthews (back) and S Robenson Therezie (groin) fully participated in practice.

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Falcons | Thursday practice report for Week 1

Thu, 10 Sep 2015 15:31:17 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Devin Hester (toe) and LB Brooks Reed (groin) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 10. LB Joplo Bartu (quadriceps), OT Jake Matthews (back) and S Robenson Therezie (groin) were limited.

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Falcons | Two starters return to practice

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 11:30:38 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (back) and LB Justin Durant (foot) returned to practice Tuesday, Sept. 8.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews practicing

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 10:33:21 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (back) is back at practice Tuesday, Sept. 8.

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Falcons | Several players to miss preseason game

Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:47:05 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Devin Hester (toe), LB Justin Durant (foot), CB Desmond Trufant (shoulder), RB Antone Smith (hamstring), TE Tony Moeaki (ankle), OT Jake Matthews (back) and LB Brooks Reed (groin) have been ruled out for the final preseason game.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews misses practice

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:03:09 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (back) missed practice Monday, Aug. 31, with a strained back, according to head coach Dan Quinn.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews says no problems with foot

Wed, 05 Aug 2015 10:23:37 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (foot) said his surgically repaired foot has not been an issue during training camp.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews cleared

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:44:33 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (foot) said he has been cleared to participate at the start of training camp. He said he could have his repetitions limited since he is coming off surgery.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews likes new offense

Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:55:18 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews believes he is a perfect fit for offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan's new scheme. "It's about athleticism and speed," Matthews said Tuesday, June 16. "We're trying to beat the defense off the ball, outwork them and outrun them, and beat them with angles, all that stuff ... cutting them off. I think it something that's well-suited for me. I feel like I have that lateral quickness and I can be a big help in this offense. So I'm excited for it."

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Falcons | Jake Matthews returns to practice

Tue, 09 Jun 2015 10:39:20 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (foot), who had surgery to fix a torn Lisfranc ligament in his left foot in January, was back on the field during the team's organized team activities Tuesday, June 9. He was running without issues in drills after having surgery Jan. 5.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews had surgery

Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:28:49 -0800

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (foot) is recovering from surgery he had this offseason and will miss most of the offseason activities. General manager Thomas Dimitroff said Matthews is healing well.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews dealing with foot injury

Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:31:09 -0800

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (foot) is dealing with a Lisfranc injury he suffered during the team's Week 17 game, according to sources.

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Falcons | Friday injury report

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:13:46 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OG Justin Blalock (back) was limited during practice Friday, Oct. 10, and is listed as questionable for Week 6. OT Jake Matthews (ankle), LB Prince Shembo (knee) and FS Kemal Ishmael (ankle) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Falcons | Thursday practice report

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:50:19 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Devin Hester (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 9. OG Justin Blalock (back), FS Kemal Ishmael (ankle), OT Jake Matthews (ankle) and LB Prince Shembo (knee) were limited during practice.

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Falcons | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:11:37 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Devin Hester (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 8. OG Justin Blalock (back), FS Kemal Ishmael (ankle), OT Jake Matthews (ankle) and LB Prince Shembo (knee) were limited during practice.

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Falcons | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:05:01 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) and LB Prince Shembo (knee) both practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 17, and are probable for Week 3 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thursday, Sept. 18.

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Falcons | Tuesday injury report for Week 3

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:37:51 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) and LB Prince Shembo (knee) both fully participated in practice Tuesday, Sept. 16.

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Falcons | Jakes Matthews expected in Week 3

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:24:13 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) is expected to play in Week 3 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, head coach Mike Smith said Monday, Sept. 15. Matthews was listed as a limited participant in practice, and he is expected to be a full participant Tuesday, Sept. 16. If he plays, OT Gabe Carimi would shift back to right tackle, where he was rotating with OT Lamar Holmes.

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Falcons | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:34:22 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared DL Cliff Matthews, WR Courtney Roby, OT Jake Matthews, C James Stone, CB Javier Arenas, QB Sean Renfree, LB Tyler Starr inactive for Week 2.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews ruled out

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:34:05 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) has been ruled out for the team's Week 2 game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Matthews doesn't have structural damage, but he's too sore to play.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews to test ankle

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:17:52 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) will test his injured ankle on the field Friday, Sept. 12.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews misses another practice

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:55:13 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 11.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews doesn't practice

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:04:51 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 10.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews' status uncertain

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:55:31 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) is not expected to play in Week 2, in the opinion of beat writer Vaughn McClure.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews could play

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:47:05 -0700

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) could play Sunday, Sept. 14, if he's not too sore. Matthews' MRI showed his high-ankle sprain injury isn't significant.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews update

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:39:15 -0700

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews' (ankle) high ankle sprain is on his left ankle. His status will be updated Wednesday, Sept. 10, according to head coach Mike Smith.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews has high ankle sprain

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 16:56:43 -0700

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) suffered a high ankle sprain in the Week 1 game against the New Orleans Saints, according to a league source. The injury isn't thought to be serious.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews injured

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 11:51:29 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews (ankle) suffered an ankle injury Week 1 and is considered questionable to return.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews moves to left side

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:30:58 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have moved OT Jake Matthews to left tackle because of the season-ending injury to OT Sam Baker (knee). Matthews said he is comfortable playing either tackle spot.

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Falcons | Three could compete for RT job

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 17:05:05 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OTs Lamar Holmes, Ryan Schraeder and Gabe Carimi could compete for the starting right tackle job if OT Jake Matthews moves to left tackle.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews may see time at left tackle

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 06:32:05 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews may see time at left tackle due to the injury suffered by OT Sam Baker (knee).

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Falcons | Jake Matthews has rough debut

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:03:52 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews made his debut in the preseason opener Friday, Aug. 8, against the Miami Dolphins. He was called for two penalties in 19 snaps, including a holding penalty which negated a 76-yard touchdown run by RB Antone Smith. His other penalty was an illegal use of hands.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews impressing QB

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:15:12 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Jake Matthews has impressed QB Matt Ryan during training camp. "I think Jake, his size and he's very strong, very athletic," Ryan said Tuesday, July 29. "And he's smart. I think that's a great combination. When you talk about a guy who is drafted early and is going to be a cornerstone of the organization for a long time to come, it's a great combination to have."

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Falcons | Jake Matthews contract details

Thu, 22 May 2014 16:47:44 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Atlanta Falcons signed OT Jake Matthews to a four-year deal worth $16,434,500. The deal includes a $10,268,728 signing bonus.

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Falcons | Jake Matthews agrees to terms

Wed, 21 May 2014 13:09:08 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with first-round draft choice OT Jake Matthews on a four-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Falcons | Would have traded up for Jake Matthews

Mon, 12 May 2014 05:46:56 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons targeted OT Jake Matthews all along and would have traded up to select him if they needed to. The Falcons had discussions with the Jacksonville Jaguars about possibly trading up to No. 3 overall.

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