Meet the Newest Rutgers Cornerback

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Walk-on receiver Vance Matthews met with coach Kyle Flood after Tuesday's practice to request a position change. Acting on the suggestions of teammates, Matthews moved to cornerback where 3/4 of the two-deep find themselves on the injury report. He spoke 1-on-1 with about his new role after Wednesday's practice.

Vance Matthews made the move to cornerback from wide receiver after requesting the opportunity in a meeting with Rutgers coach Kyle Flood.

The walk-on from Lower Cape May (N.J.) has experience in high school at the position, but admitted there is a lot to learn after one day on the job.

Matthews spoke 1-on-1 with about his new position and wanting to help out in any way he can.

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