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Breaking down Falcons tackle Jake Matthews' $16.434 million deal

Contract includes a $10.268 million signing bonus Aaron Wilson

Print This May 22, 2014, 01:48 PM EST

Atlanta Falcons rookie offensive tackle Jake Matthews' fully guaranteed $16.434 million deal includes a $10.268 million signing bonus.

The sixth overall pick of the draft and a consensus All-American from Texas A&M got base salaries of $420,000, $510,000, $600,000 and $695,000.

The deal includes $3.94 million in other compensation for the first-round draft pick and son of Pro Football Hall of Fame offensive lineman Bruce Matthews.

That includes fully guaranteed roster bonuses of $656,795 in 2015 on the third day of training camp, $1.313 million in 2016 on the third day of training camp and $1.97 million in 2017 on the third day of training camp.

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