Jake Matthews of Missouri City Signs Extension With Atlanta Falcons
Left tackle Jake Matthews will sign a five-year extension with the Atlanta Falcons worth $75 million. The 26-year-old has spent his entire five-year NFL career with the Falcons. He was selected with the sixth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.
Matthews grew up in Missouri City, Texas and played high school football at Elkins High School. He was a 4-star recruit out of high school and rated as the seventh-best offensive lineman in the country.