NFL Draft Countdown | No.13 Jake Matthews
Overall: #13 2015: #2 Ht: 6050 Wt: 305 40Yd: 5.15 Rd: 1st
Pros: Hailing from a long line of Matthews family members to enter the NFL, Jake wasted little time making a name for himself with the Aggies, stepping into the starting tackle position midway through his freshman year and was an immediate impact player. He possesses long arms, which allows him to create leverage against opponents in both pass and run situations, plus displays good athleticism.
Cons: He could stand to get a bit stronger—still has room to grow into his frame. A former high school quarterback, Matthews has the smarts and instincts that will only boost his draft value.
Bloodlines: Is the NFL ready for another Matthews? Jake is the son of NFL Hall of Famer Bruce Matthews and cousins of Clay Matthews