Former Nevada star Matthews signs with Saints

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RENO, NV - Former Nevada Wolf Pack wide receiver Rishard Matthews signed with the New Orleans Saints after a strong showing at minicap, according to Nevada Athletics.

Matthews signed with New Orleans Thursday making the Saints the fourth NFL team he's been with in his career. He has also spent time with the Dolphins, Titans, and Jets.

The best year of Matthews' career came in 2016 when he hauled in 65 balls for 945 yards and 9 touchdowns.

In his two years at Nevada Matthews caught 147 passes for 2,243 yards and 15 touchdowns.