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49ers sign former Eagles WR Jordan Matthews

Mar 14, 2019 at 3:44 PM--

The San Francisco 49ers have signed former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews, according to Matt Barrows of The Athletic.

The team later announced that 26-year-old Matthews is being signed to a one-year deal.

The Eagles made Matthews a second-round selection out of Vanderbilt in 2014. He registered 20 receptions for 300 yards with two touchdowns through 14 games and three starts with the Eagles in 2018.

Matthews has caught 270 passes for 3,255 yards with 22 touchdowns through his five NFL seasons. He also spent 2017 with the Buffalo Bills between his two stints with the Eagles.

Career Statistics
Season Team G GS Rec Yds Avg Lng TD
2018 Eagles 14 3 20 300 15.0 56T 2
2017 Bills 10 7 25 282 11.3 47 1
2016 Eagles 14 13 73 804 11.0 54 3
2015 Eagles 16 12 85 997 11.7 78T 8
2014 Eagles 16 10 67 872 13.0 44T 8
Total 270 3,255 12.1 78 22

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