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Bruce Matthews

Bruce Rankin Matthews

Position: G-C-T
Height: 6-5    Weight: 305 lbs.

Born: August 8, 1961 in Raleigh, NC
High School: Arcadia
College: USC   (school history)    (Matthews college stats)
Drafted by the Houston Oilers in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1983 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 135 (15th overall since 1950)

Relatives: Son of Clay Matthews, Father of Jake Matthews and Kevin Matthews, Brother of Clay Matthews and Uncle of Casey Matthews and Clay Matthews
14-time Pro Bowler & 7-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 2007

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Fine Details  · Last updated Mar 23, 2015 11:04AM
All-Time Rank: #168. Lynn Swann… #169. Curt Warner… #170. Dave Wilcox… #171. BRUCE MATTHEWS… #172. James Harrison… #173. LaDainian Tomlinson… #174. Hines Ward… 

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1983 22 HOU RG 74 16 15 7
1984 23 HOU C/rt 74 16 16 7
1985 24 HOU RT 74 16 16 0 0 3 0 0 7
1986 25 HOU LT 74 16 16 0 0 1 7 0 7
1987 26 HOU RG 74 8 6 3
1988*+ 27 HOU RG 74 16 16 15
1989*+ 28 HOU RG 74 16 16 0 2 1 -29 0 15
1990*+ 29 HOU RG 74 16 16 0 0 1 0 0 17
1991* 30 HOU C 74 16 16 0 1 1 -3 0 13
1992*+ 31 HOU C 74 16 16 15
1993* 32 HOU C 74 16 16 13
1994* 33 HOU C 74 16 16 0 2 0 -9 0 7
1995* 34 HOU LG 74 16 16 10
1996* 35 HOU LG 74 16 16 13
1997* 36 TEN LG 74 16 16 0 0 2 0 0 10
1998*+ 37 TEN LG 74 16 16 0 0 1 0 0 14
1999*+ 38 TEN c/LG/rg 74 16 16 15
2000*+ 39 TEN g/LG 74 16 16 12
2001* 40 TEN C/lg 74 16 16 11
Career 296 293 0 5 10 -34 0 211

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams