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|Height: 5.10||Born: Yorkton, SK|
|Weight: 254||College: Victoria Rebels|
|Birthdate: 1985-09-22||Years: 2 BC / 6 CFL|
Matechuk was claimed off the Saskatchewan Roughriders' practice roster on July 9, 2013.
2013: Jordan was signed by BC from the Saskatchewan Roughriders practice roster on July 9, 2013. He made his Lions debut in Week 3 and didn’t miss a start through the remaining 16 games on the schedule as well as the Western Semi-Final. Playing a key role as the club’s long-snapper, Jordan notched eight special teams tackles on the season.
2008-2012: A former Canadian junior football standout, Matechuk attended training camp with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in 2007 before being signed by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in 2008. He would go in to play 41 regular season games with the ‘Cats over the three seasons collecting 23 special teams tackles.
After missing the 2011 campaign, Matechuk returned to the Blue Bombers in 2012 and dressed for one game and was on the 46-man roster for 10 others. He was signed by the Saskatchewan Roughriders in May 2013 and was assigned to the club’s practice roster following training camp before being signed by the Lions.
Matechuk played three seasons in the Canadian Junior Football League with three different teams. In 2007, he recorded 61 defensive tackles, three quarterback sacks, three interceptions and two blocked kicks for the Victoria Rebels.
He spend the 2006 season with the Winnipeg Rifles, recording 50 defensive tackles, one blocked kick and one interceptios. Matechuk spent the 2005 season with the Regina Thunder.
Jordan is a spokesperson and active member of the Canadian Mental Health Association.