26-Year-Old Linebacker – Minnesota Vikings
2015 Fantasy Football Outlook
Matthews, who notched 53 tackles in 16 games with the Eagles last season, suffered a season-ending hip injury while jumping over a hurdle during the Vikings' offseason conditioning program and was pla...
2015 ADP: –
Bye Week: 5
Casey Matthews Contract Information:
Signed with the Vikings in March of 2015.
Matthews (hip) was placed on injured reserve by the Vikings on Sunday, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Matthews plays 76 defensive snaps and 281 on special teams for the Eagles last year, but he hasn't shown the ability to make a defensive impact in his three pro seasons.
Matthews isn't guaranteed a roster spot, even as a former Chip Kelly player at Oregon. A torn ACL for Jason Phillips helps Matthews' odds, though. Matthews is competing with the likes of Jamar Chaney and Emmanuel Acho.
Matthews will compete for a starting outside linebacker role in Philadelphia, but his weak rookie season makes it difficult to expect much out of him.
Competing for starting spot at outside linebacker.