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Packers | Clay Matthews expected to be on the field

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:53:22 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (elbow, knee) is expected to play in the third preseason game Saturday, Aug. 29. Matthews missed the first two preseason games because of injuries.

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Packers | Clay Matthews to miss preseason game

Sun, 23 Aug 2015 08:58:46 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (elbow, knee) will not play in the second preseason game Sunday, Aug. 23.

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Packers | Clay Matthews limited

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 16:55:13 -0700

Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (elbow) was limited in practice Wednesday, Aug. 19. He participated in individual drills but not in team drills.

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Packers | Clay Matthews misses practice

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:04:17 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (elbow) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 19, because of an elbow injury. Head coach Mike McCarthy would not say if Matthews will be able to play in the second preseason game.

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Packers | Clay Matthews to practice

Mon, 10 Aug 2015 11:40:48 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (knee) was expected to participate in practice Monday, Aug. 10.

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Packers | Clay Matthews cleared to practice

Mon, 10 Aug 2015 11:12:38 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (knee) has been cleared to practice Monday, Aug. 10. "Clay Matthews is on a trial-and-error, trial return," head coach Mike McCarthy said before Monday's practice. "We'll see how his workout goes today." Matthews all along said his knee was "nothing to worry about," but was perhaps being more cautious because it's his first training camp as both an outside and inside linebacker. He missed four practices last week and the team's practice Saturday, Aug. 8.

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Packers | Clay Matthews not worried about knee

Fri, 07 Aug 2015 12:14:53 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (knee) said he is not worried about his knee injury and is sitting out so he does not do any more damage to the knee. He is not expected to practice Saturday, Aug. 8, but believes he has a chance to play in the preseason game against the New England Patriots next week.

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Packers | Clay Matthews still out

Fri, 07 Aug 2015 08:23:10 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (knee) was out of practice again Friday, Aug. 7.

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Packers | Clay Matthews misses practice

Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:14:26 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (knee) was out of practice Tuesday, Aug. 4.

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Packers | Clay Matthews works at ILB

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:41:45 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews lined up at inside linebacker during practice Thursday, July 30. LBs Julius Peppers and Nick Perry were the outside linebackers during the drills.

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Packers | Clay Matthews to play multiple spots

Thu, 28 May 2015 21:22:47 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews will remain at inside linebacker in base packages, but head coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday, May 28, that Matthews won't be limited to one position and will be moved around to take advantage of his pass-rushing skills.

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Packers | Clay Matthews expected to stay at ILB

Sat, 02 May 2015 07:09:20 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews is expected to begin the season as an inside linebacker since the team did not select a linebacker early in the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Packers | Clay Matthews open to staying inside

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18:20:05 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews said he is willing to stay at inside linebacker moving forward, but he added that he feels he specializes at being a pass-rusher on the outside.

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Packers | Looking to upgrade at inside linebacker

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:05:51 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews played some inside linebacker during the 2014 season, but head coach Mike McCarthy said Matthews is an outside linebacker. Thus, the team will look to upgrade at the inside linebacker position this offseason.

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Packers | Clay Mattews fined

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:52:31 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews was fined $22,050 for an illegal blindside hit in the NFC Championship game.

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Packers | Friday injury report

Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:46:25 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Davon House (shoulder) is out for Week 17. OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (biceps), LB Mike Neal (abdomen) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) are probable.

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Packers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 25 Dec 2014 15:07:46 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Davon House (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 25. OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (biceps), LB Mike Neal (abdomen) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) were limited. The Packers did not practice Thursday, so this is an estimation.

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Packers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:25:25 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Davon House (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 24. OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (biceps), LB Mike Neal (abdomen) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) were limited.

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Packers | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:24:58 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Davon House (shoulder) has been ruled out for Week 16. OT Bryan Bulaga (concussion) is listed as questionable, while OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (biceps), DE Mike Neal (abdomen), LB Nick Perry (shoulder) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) are listed as probable. House did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 19, while the other players were limited during practice. This is an estimation since the team did not practice Friday.

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Packers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:17:52 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Bryan Bulaga (concussion) and CB Davon House (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 18. OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (biceps), DE Mike Neal (abdomen), LB Nick Perry (shoulder) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) were limited.

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Packers | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:19:32 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Bryan Bulaga (concussion), CB Davon House (shoulder) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 17. OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (biceps), LB Mike Neal (abdomen) and LB Nick Perry (shoulder) all were limited in practice.

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Packers | Friday practice report for Week 12

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:00:42 -0800

Green Bay Packers TE Brandon Bostic (hip) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 21, and has been ruled out. CB Jarrett Bush (groin), LB Jayrone Elliott (hamstring), and DE Datone Jones (ankle) all were limited in practice and are questionable. LB Nick Perry (shoulder) did not participate and it questionable. OG T.J. Lang (ankle) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) both did not participate and are probable. LB Clay Matthews (groin) was limited in practice and is probable.

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Packers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:19:08 -0800

Green Bay Packers TE Brandon Bostick (hip), CB Jarrett Bush (groin) and LB Nick Perry (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 20. LB Jayrone Elliott (hamstring), OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (groin) and OG Josh Simon (toe) were limited.

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Packers | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:42:50 -0800

Green Bay Packers TE Brandon Bostick (hip), CB Jarrett Bush (groin), OG T.J. Lang (ankle), LB Nick Perry (shoulder) and OG Josh Sitton (toe) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 19. LB Jayrone Elliott (hamstring) and LB Clay Matthews (groin) both were limited in practice.

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Packers | Clay Matthews' position uncertain

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:37:55 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews' position for Week 11 is uncertain at this point, according to head coach Mike McCarthy. Matthews played inside linebacker during the team's Week 10 game.

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Packers | Clay Matthews moves to inside linebacker

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:36:44 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews moved from outside linebacker to inside linebacker out of the team's bye week. The move was intended to improve the team's run defense, and it was a great success in Week 10 against the Chicago Bears. Matthews had 11 tackles and pressured QB Jay Cutler on several inside blitzes. Matthews is expected to stay at his new position.

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Packers | Clay Matthews struggling with read option

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:11:17 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews has only recorded one sack so far this season in part because he has had to deal with three opposing offenses using the read option during games. Matthews has not been used as a pass rusher against the read option because he has to focus on the quarterback as well as the running back.

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Packers | Wednesday practice report for Week 5

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:17:42 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 1, and has been ruled out for the team's Week 5 game. LB Josh Boyd (hamstring) and DE Josh Boyd (knee) both did not practice and are doubtful. LB Brad Jones was limited in practice and is probable. LB Mike Neal (hip) did not practice and is probable. OG T.J. Lang (not injury related) is probable. LB Clay Matthews (groin) fully practiced and is probable.

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Packers | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:55:27 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Sam Barrington (hamstring), DT Josh Boyd (knee) and WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) did not practice Tuesday, Sept. 30. LB Brad Jones (quadriceps) was limited, while LB Clay Matthews (groin) practiced in full.

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Packers | Monday practice report

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:14:55 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Sam Barrington (hamstring), DT Josh Boyd (knee) and WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) did not practice Monday, Sept. 29. LBs Brad Jones (quadriceps) and Clay Matthews (groin) were limited. The team didn't actually practice Monday, so the designations are an estimation.

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Packers | Friday injury report

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:04:24 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jarrett Boykin (knee, groin) and LB Brad Jones (quadriceps) are questionable for Week 4 against the Chicago Bears. OT Bryan Bulaga (knee), CB Davon House (knee), LB Clay Matthews (groin) and LB Nick Perry (wrist) are probable. Boykin didn't practice Friday, Sept. 26. Jones, Matthews and Perry were limited, while the others were full participants. The Packers didn't actually practice Friday, and the designations are an estimation.

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Packers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:56:24 -0700

Green Bay Packers LBs Brad Jones (quadriceps), Clay Matthews (groin) and Nick Perry (wrist) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 25. WR Jarrett Boykin (knee), OT Bryan Bulaga (knee) and CB Davon House (knee) participated fully.

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Packers | Wednesday injury report for Week 4

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:07:23 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jarrett Boykin (knee), LB Clay Matthews (groin), LB Brad Jones (quadriceps) and LB Nick Perry (wrist) were all limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 24. OT Bryan Bulaga (knee) and CB Davon House (knee) both fully participated in practice.

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Packers | Clay Matthews leaves game

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:58:05 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (groin) left the Week 3 game against the Detroit Lions due to a groin injury.

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Packers | Clay Matthews has thumb protected

Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:40:07 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) is wearing protection on his thumb in practice Saturday, July 26.

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Packers | Clay Matthews must prove he can stay healthy

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:22:48 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) believes he will be ready for the start of training camp, but must prove he can stay healthy once he does return. "He has to show that he can line up and stay healthy," linebackers coach Winston Moss said.

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Packers | Clay Matthews expected to be ready for camp

Thu, 29 May 2014 16:26:22 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) indicated he will be limited during organized team activities, because he is recovering from a thumb injury but expects to be ready for the start of training camp.

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Packers | Clay Matthews not at practice

Thu, 29 May 2014 11:07:25 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Thursday, May 29.

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Packers | Clay Matthews unlikely to do much during workouts

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:06:21 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) said he likely will be limited during offseason workouts because of his surgically repaired thumb.

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Packers | No issues expected with Clay Matthews

Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:33:21 -0700

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said Tuesday, March 25, that surgery to repair the thumb of LB Clay Matthews (thumb) went well and that he does not expect Matthews to have issues with it. He suffered a fracture in October, had surgery and then broke it again in December.

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Packers | Clay Matthews injury update

Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:27:59 -0700

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said LB Clay Matthews (thumb) broken thumb has knitted together nicely and he does not expect him to have any issues with it moving forward.

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Packers | Clay Matthews says thumb doing well

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:01:54 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) said his recovery from thumb surgery is going well and has been told there should not be any limitations with his thumb next season.

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Packers | Clay Matthews has pins removed

Wed, 29 Jan 2014 13:50:33 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) had the pins removed from his surgically repaired thumb last week. Matthews said he has been working on strengthening the thumb and improving the movement.

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Packers | Week 18 Inactives

Sun, 05 Jan 2014 12:21:27 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared WR Chris Harper, LB Clay Matthews, OT JC Tretter, CB Jumal Rolle, OG Lane Taylor, DL Nate Palmer, QB Scott Tolzien inactive for Week 18.

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Packers | Friday injury report for Wild Card game

Fri, 03 Jan 2014 11:14:03 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) has been ruled out. LB Brad Jones (ankle), DE Mike Neal (abdomen), LB Nick Perry (foot) and DT Ryan Pickett (knee) are probable. Neal and Perry did not practice Friday, Jan. 3, while the others were limited.

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Packers | Clay Matthews to miss playoff game

Wed, 01 Jan 2014 14:35:26 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) has been ruled out for the Wild Card playoff game.

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Packers | Clay Matthews not expected in WC round

Mon, 30 Dec 2013 17:02:19 -0800

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy indicated Monday, Dec. 30, that LB Clay Matthews (thumb) will not be ready for the NFC Wild Card game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Jan. 5. "Right now, he's out for this week," McCarthy said.

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Packers | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:00:01 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared LB Brad Jones, DL C.J. Wilson, LB Clay Matthews, OT JC Tretter, DL Jerel Worthy, CB Jumal Rolle, OG Lane Taylor inactive for Week 17.

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Packers | Clay Matthews has another surgery

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 12:29:05 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) underwent another surgery on his broken right thumb Friday, Dec. 27, after aggravating it in Week 16. Matthews said there is no timeline for his recovery. He probably wouldn't be able to play before the Super Bowl on Feb. 2, if the team were to advance that far. DE Mike Neal and LB Nick Perry will be used heavily to account for Matthews' absence.

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Packers | Clay Matthews ruled out

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 08:53:16 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) has been ruled out for Week 17 after aggravating his right thumb injury in Week 16. He missed four games earlier this year after breaking the same thumb in Week 5.

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