NFL

Atlanta Falcons
Position
DE
 
Jersey
98
Name  Cliff Matthews
Born  8/5/1989
Height  6-4
Weight  268
College  South Carolina
DEFENSE
Year S-Tkl A-Tkl Total Sack S-Yds PD FF Safety
YTD 4 2.0 6.0 0.0 0 1 0 0
2013 7 6.0 13.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2012 3 0.0 3.0 0.0 0 0 0 0

KICKOFF RETURNS
Year Returns FC Yds Lng TD
YTD 1 0 2 2 0

 
Notes:
2010 Second Team All-SEC...2009 Second Team All-SEC...Team captain in both 2010 and 2009...Started all 13 games at defensive end during 2010 campaign, recording 38 total tackles, 6.5 TFL and 4.5 sacks...Holds school record for most career starts (46)...Tallied a season-high seven tackles in SEC Championship Game vs. Auburn and forced a Cam Newton fumble in the second quarter...Incredibly high football IQ and leadership qualities...Above average athleticism, particularly as an edge speed rusher...Crashes down the line with force and is also more than capable in space...Quick and flexiblehips...Versatile...Capable in pass coverage...Impeccable instincts and awareness ...Lacks a variety of pass rush moves and strength when engaged...Often stays too high and loses leverage as a result...More finesse than physical...High upside...Coachable.

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CAR 4
TAM 2
Final
IND 91
TOR 104
Final
DET 95
CLE 103
Final
MIA 102
MIL 109
Final
DAL 90
MEM 109
 
2nd
GSW 37
CHI 33
 
2nd
LAL 46
WAS 28
 
Final
AKR 59
BST 47
 
Final
KSU 63
CMICH 53
 
Final
VCU 72
GWU 48
Final
TOL 70
UMO 65
 
Final
MICH 58
NEB 44
Final
BGU 56
NILL 46
 
Final
EMICH 76
OHIO 40
 
Final
VT 70
PITT 67
Final
LAS 53
STJOE 48
Final
TULA 55
TULSA 62
Final
UGA 70
VANDY 62
Final
KYST 59
WVU 65
Final
BUF 77
WMICH 71
 
Final
GEOR 53
XAV 66
Final
EVAN 89
INDST 78
 
Final
ORU 94
TABOR 53
 
Final
OKST 64
BAY 53
 
9:00pm Tonight
PROV 0
DEP 0
 
Final
ALA 50
UF 52
 
9:00pm Tonight
RUTG 0
MSU 0
 
Final
ARK 69
TENN 64
 
2nd
AUB 61
TEXAM 71
 
Final
UTST 56
WYO 44
Final
SDST 58
FRES 47
 
2nd
CALST 54
SDCHR 39
 
2nd
NEV 39
UNLV 40
 
1st
BSU 11
COLST 5
 
Final
PHI 4
ARI 3
Final
NYI 4
NYR 1
Final
CLB 4
WAS 3
Final
PIT 5
WIN 3
Final
MON 3
DAL 2
Final
FLA 4
DET 5
Final
CAR 4
TAM 2
Final
NAS 4
COL 3
3rd
CAL 2
BUF 1
 
2nd Intermission
EDM 1
MIN 1
 
2nd
VAN 0
ANA 1