Rishard Matthews Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Aug, 2017
Facts of Rishard Matthews
Date of Birth: 1989 , October-12
Age: 32 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Rishard Matthews
Father Andre Matthews
Mother Ursula Matthews
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Santa Ana
Ethnicity White
Profession Football player
Salary $665,000 yearly
Affair with N/A
Girlfriend N/A
Education University of Nevada
Siblings Christopher Ruiz, Avien DeSantos
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Rishard Matthews is an American football wide receiver for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League who played college football at the University of Nevada.

Matthews was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the seventh round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

Early Life and Education

The talented football player was born on October 12, 1989, in Santa Ana, California to Ursula Matthews and Andre Matthews. He holds an American nationality and belongs to White American ethnicity.

Rishard attended Bakersfield College and then was transferred to the University of Nevada, Reno.


The talented player first appeared on the stat log for the Miami Dolphins against the Buffalo Bills in 2012. He was the only receivers to make the final 53-man roster and was a second year player along with Mike Wallace, Brian Hartline, and Brandon Gibson.

When Miami Brandon Gibson, a football wide receiver went down in week 11, Matthews received a large increase in his targets and has proven to be a reliable target.

The 2014 campaign was an uninspired performance for Matthews, who had emerged as a reliable target with the season ending for Matthews. In 2015, he suffered multiple fractured ribs in the Miami Dolphin’s week 12 loss to New York Jets.

Personal Life

The 27-years-old, Matthews has kept his personal life private and out of the spotlight. He hasn’t mentioned about his affairs publically and has not clarified about his marriage life and girlfriends.

Matthews is pretty uptight in sharing her personal life with the outer world. He has not revealed his personal life to medias and publics. Reportedly he is living a single life in recent days and is still unmarried.

Net Worth and Body Measurement

The popular player has a salary of $665,000 yearly and gets around $83,125 bonus from different sponsorship. He also signed a contract with Miami Dolphins and has a total cap number value of $2,153,612.

Rishard is 6 feet 1 inch in height.