Before Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll’s infamous pass call at the goal line late in last season’s Super Bowl, the biggest story coming out of the game was the explosive performance of Seahawks wide receiver Chris Matthews.
Matthews was a seldom-used receiver who caught four passes for 109 yards and a touchdown in his first real game action during that Super Bowl. Amid all the disappointment that came with the Seahawks’ loss to the New England Patriots, the promise of their 6-foot-5 success story carried into 2015.
But a preseason shoulder injury -- along with Seattle's receiver depth chart being more crowded than ever -- made...
Jul 26, 2013; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots cornerback Alfonzo Dennard (37) stretches during training camp at the practice fields of Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Stew Milne-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-139126