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Matt Roth

Matt Roth - #90 - DE

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 275 lbs.
Birthday 10/14/1982
Birthplace Villa Park, IL
College Iowa
Years played 8
Drafted 2005, 2nd round, 14th pick by Dolphins

Jaguars place Roth, Youboty on I.R.

Posted Dec. 26, 2011 @ 2:17 p.m. ET
The Jaguars placed two more defensive starters on injured reserve Monday, adding DE Matt Roth (concussion) and CB Ashton Youboty (hamstring) to the list.

Jaguars hope DE Roth will bolster pass rush

Posted Aug. 12, 2011 @ 4:46 p.m. ET
The Jaguars hope the signing of DRE Matt Roth will provide added juice off the edge opposite Aaron Kampman. 

Report: Jaguars land OLB Roth

Posted Aug. 11, 2011 @ 10:41 a.m. ET
Matt Roth is no longer a free agent, as the outside linebacker signed a one-year, $3 million deal with the Jaguars.

Browns-Bengals matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 9:53 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bengals game.

Browns players of the week

Posted Oct. 04, 2010 @ 3:52 a.m. ET
Here are the Browns' players of the week on offense, defense and special teams for Week Four.

Report: Browns' RFAs all re-sign

Posted June 14, 2010 @ 5:24 p.m. ET
The Browns' four remaining restricted free agents — S Abram Elam, RB Jerome Harrison, OLB Matt Roth, FB Lawrence Vickers — have signed their one-year contract tenders, The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer reported Monday, joining ILB D'Qwell Jackson, whose re-signing was reported ...

Report: Browns' RFA offers to be reduced after June 15

Posted June 11, 2010 @ 12:56 p.m. ET
The Browns have sent letters to their five unsigned restricted free agents informing them their one-year tender offers will be reduced if they don't sign by June 15, The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer reported Friday.

Report: Browns RFA LB Roth requests trade

Posted May 17, 2010 @ 2:12 p.m. ET
Browns RFA OLB Matt Roth has requested a trade because of an inability to reach agreement on a long-term contract with the club, reported on Monday.

Browns' pass rush emerged as strength in 2009

Posted Feb. 25, 2010 @ 9:41 a.m. ET
The Browns need to improve in many areas this offseason, but their pass rush isn't a major concern.


Posted Dec. 26, 2011
Roth was placed on injured reserve due to post-concussion syndrome.||||||| Roth had 3 1/2 sacks and 24 tackles this season.
Posted June 14, 2010
Roth is one of five restricted free agents to sign one-year tenders with the Cleveland Browns.||||||| Roth was the only one of the five not to have a $1.759 million base salary. His is $1.809 million because he has five accrued seasons, instead of four.
Posted Nov. 27, 2009
Roth is happy to be out of Miami after what he termed a falling out with the Dolphins.||||||| Roth was claimed off waivers by the Browns this week after totaling 158 tackles and 12 1/2 sacks in five seasons in Miami. He started a career-high 14 games last season, three years after the Dolphins selected him in the second round of the draft.
Posted Nov. 26, 2009
The Browns were awarded Roth off waivers from Miami, the team announced Wednesday.||||||| Roth saw action in 64 games with 23 starts in five seasons with the Dolphins, totaling 158 tackles, 12.5 sacks, five passes defensed and six forced fumbles.
Posted Sept. 06, 2009
Roth has returned to practice after missing the first five games of the season because of a groin injury.||||||| Roth joined Wednesday's workout in preparation for Sunday's game against the unbeaten New Orleans Saints. It's uncertain whether he'll be activated this week.