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Offensive Line Career
- Bergeron played in 46 games (39 starts), over four years at Syracuse (N.Y.) University.
- Bergeron started 11 games at left tackle and was named a team captain in 2022, earning second-team All-ACC honors as a senior.
- He earned honorable mention All-ACC honors after starting all 12 games he appeared in at left tackle in 2021.
- As a sophomore in 2020, Bergeron started all 11 games (three at right tackle and the final eight at left tackle).
- In his true freshman season, he appeared in all 12 games (five starts) and was named to the Pro Football Focus All-Freshman second team.
- Attended Cégep de Thetford in Thetford Mines, Quebec, Canada.
- Named Thetford's Athlete of the Year in 2018.
- He was also the first player in Thetford history to receive an NCAA Division 1 football scholarship.
- 2018 RSEQ Second Division Offensive Player of the Year and Offensive Line Player of the Year.
- Blocked for a Thetford offense that rushed for more than 250 yards a game.
- Member of the 2017 Team Quebec roster for the Canada Cup.
- 2016 Spalding Cup All-Star.
- Son of Annie Bergeron.
- Majored in social work.
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Kyle Pitts, Matthew Bergeron & Taylor Heinicke address the media at AT&T Training Camp
Kyle Pitts, Matthew Bergeron & Taylor Heinicke address the media at AT&T Training Camp during a post-practice press conference.
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Atlanta Falcons speak to media following practice at the Atlanta Falcons 2023 AT&T Training Camp.
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Originally from Victoriaville, Quebec, Canada. Matthew Bergeron almost left high school with zero offers. It wasn't until a casual visit left him with a full scholarship to Syracuse University. His physicality, energy beyond the whistle and self-made aura inspired the Falcons to trade up and draft Bergeron with the 38th pick in the 2023 NFL Draft
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Matthew Bergeron Selected by Falcons in Round 2 of the 2023 NFL Draft
Syracuse Orange offensive tackle Matthew Bergeron in Round 2 of the 2023 NFL Draft with the No. 38 overall pick
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