|Feb. 16, 2016 12:08 PM PT1:08 PM MT2:08 PM CT3:08 PM ET20:08 GMT4:08 AM 北京时间1:08 PM MST3:08 PM EST2:08 PM CT0:08 UAE (+1)15:08 ET18:08 - Mathis announced his retirement Tuesday. He started in 165 career games and had 32 interceptions, playing in Detroit over the last three seasons after 10 years with the Jaguars.
Analysis: The 13-year NFL veteran said after last season he may not return to play in the final year of his contract in 2016 because he knew there was life after football. He went on injured reserve with a concussion after starting in seven games last year. Mathis was an All-Pro in 2006, when he made a career-high eight interceptions for Jacksonville.
|Nov. 13, 2015 2:58 PM PT3:58 PM MT4:58 PM CT5:58 PM ET22:58 GMT6:58 AM 北京时间3:58 PM MST5:58 PM EST4:58 PM CT2:58 UAE (+1)17:58 ET20:58 - Detroit placed Mathis on injured reserve, one day after the Lions ruled him out for Sunday's game at Green Bay because of a concussion. His season is over.
Analysis: He started 36 games for Detroit in three seasons with the team.
|Aug. 29, 2015 11:57 AM PT12:57 PM MT1:57 PM CT2:57 PM ET18:57 GMT2:57 AM 北京时间11:57 AM MST1:57 PM EST1:57 PM CT22:57 UAE14:57 ET17:57 - Mathis, a Jacksonville native who spent his first 10 seasons with the Jaguars, had an up-and-down homecoming Friday.
Analysis: Mathis called the coin toss correctly for Detroit, but then got beaten by Allen Hurns for a touchdown on Jacksonville's opening possession. He later got flagged for pass interference in the end zone, giving the Jaguars first-and-goal at the 1.
|Mar. 18, 2015 6:50 PM PT7:50 PM MT8:50 PM CT9:50 PM ET1:50 GMT9:50 AM 北京时间6:50 PM MST8:50 PM EST7:50 PM CT5:50 UAE (+1)21:50 ET0:50 - The Detroit Lions have reached a two-year deal with Mathis, keeping the free agent cornerback in the Motor City after he started all 16 games this past season.
Analysis: The 34-year-old Mathis has been a steady part of Detroit's secondary since the Lions signed him two years ago. He had 42 tackles and nine assists last season, as well as an interception he returned 41 yards for a touchdown in an October loss to Buffalo. Mathis spent the first 10 seasons of his career with the Jacksonville Jaguars before joining the Lions.