Six things to know about new Buffalo Bills receiver Jordan Matthews:
1. Matthews was chosen with the 42nd pick, 38 spots behind Sammy Watkins, in the 2014 NFL Draft.
2. Matthews stands 6-feet-3, weighs 212 pounds and is 25 years old.
3. In his first three seasons with the Eagles, Matthews caught 225 passes for 2,673 yards and 19 touchdowns. He started 35 of 46 games, and only missed two games due to injury. By comparison, Watkins caught 153 passes for 2,459 yards and 17 TDs while missing 11 games due to injury.
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4. Matthews attended Vanderbilt University, where he caught 262 passes for 3,759 yards and 24 touchdowns in college.
5. Matthews is one of only five players in NFL history to record 65-plus receptions and 800-plus receiving yards in each of their first three seasons, joining Odell Beckham Jr. (2014-16), Mike Evans (2014-16), A.J. Green (2011-13) and Randy Moss (1998-2000).
6. Matthews is a cousin of Jerry Rice, the NFL's all-time leader in receptions (1,549), receiving yards (22,895) and receiving TDs (197).
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