In the past, Matthews has been very injury prone missing multiple games in every season but in the 2016 season he played in every game. Despite being a second or third option he caught 65 passes for nearly 1,000 yards. Mattews has only suffered from two injuries in his whole career and seems heatlhy and ready to go for this 2017 season.
|Projected Missed||Probability of injury per game ?||Probablity of injury in the season ?|
|Dec 15, 2018||Thigh Hamstring Strain Grade 2||Matthews missed the final 2 games.|
|Jul 28, 2018||Knee Meniscus Tear||Matthews underwent surgery for a torn meniscus in early August. He missed all of the preseason.|
|Nov 23, 2017||Thigh Hamstring Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1||Matthews suffered an unspecified hamstring injury in Thursday practice leading up to Week 12. He missed that game plus the next.|
|Nov 29, 2015||Chest Rib Fracture||Matthews fractured several ribs against the Jets in Week 12 and missed the season's final 5 games. He landed on IR in Week 17.|
|Jul 28, 2013||Knee Strain Grade 1||Matthews had surgery for an unspecified right knee injury during training camp and missed the 1st 2 preseason games.|