Tyler Matakevich
Tyler Matakevich
26-Year-Old LinebackerLB
Pittsburgh Steelers
2019 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Tyler Matakevich in 2019. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a four-year, $2.4 million contract with the Steelers in May of 2016.
Leads team in tackles
LBPittsburgh Steelers
August 18, 2019
Matakevich had a team-high seven tackles (six solo) in the Steelers' 17-7 preseason win over the Chiefs on Saturday.
With T.J. Watt and Bud Dupree slated to start at outside linebacker, Matakevich is competing with Mark Barron, Devin Bush and Vince Williams for a starting inside linebacker spot. He is making a strong case to win the job, having recorded 11 tackles (10 solo) including a sack in two preseason games.
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Measurables Review
How do Tyler Matakevich's measurables compare to other linebackers?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
6' 1"
235 lbs
40-Yard Dash
4.81 sec
Shuttle Time
4.50 sec
Cone Drill
7.19 sec
Vertical Jump
31.0 in
Broad Jump
112 in
Bench Press
22 reps
Hand Length
9.50 in
Arm Length
31.25 in
Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Tyler Matakevich
NFL Draft: Final First Round Mock
April 26, 2018
The rumor mill is in overdrive with the first round of this year's NFL Draft rapidly approaching. Is Baker Mayfield now the favorite to go No.1 overall to the Browns?
Team Previews: Pittsburgh Steelers
July 27, 2017
Rick Kinigson wonders whether the Steelers' trio of Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown and Le'Veon Bell can finally put it all together.
2016 Fantasy Outlook
The seventh round draft pick has made the 53-man roster out of training camp and will serve as a backup to Ryan Shazier and Lawrence Timmons.
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Contributes on special teams
LBPittsburgh Steelers
January 1, 2019
Matakevich had one tackle (solo) during Sunday's 16-13 win over Cincinnati.
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Favored for starting ILB job
LBPittsburgh Steelers
June 19, 2018
Matakevich (shoulder) is healthy and now the frontrunner to be starting ILB for the Steelers after OTAs, ESPN.com reports.
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Hopes to be back for offseason workouts
LBPittsburgh Steelers
Shoulder - Labrum
March 18, 2018
Matakevich (shoulder) hopes to be fully recovered in time for offseason workouts, Teresa Varley of the Steelers' official site reports.
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Slated for shoulder surgery
LBPittsburgh Steelers
January 16, 2018
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said that Matakevich will undergo surgery Wednesday to address a left labrum injury, Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
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Consistently unproductive this season
LBPittsburgh Steelers
January 7, 2018
Matakevich, who recorded two tackles (both solo) in the Week 17 win over the Browns, finished the 2017 season with 23 tackles (18 solo) in 15 games.
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