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San Jose Mercury News 9 hours ago

49ers' Colin Kaepernick, Packers' Matthews interact in 'Sunday Night Football' intro preview

49ers' Colin Kaepernick does routine with Packers' Clay Matthews in making-of NBC's 'Sunday Night Football' intro with Carrie Underwood
San Jose Mercury News 10 hours ago

Kaepernick part of NBC s Sunday Night Football intro with Matthews

Colin Kaepernick got an apology from Clay Matthews. Again, apparently. Remember a year ago when Matthews hit Kaepernick late out of bounds in the season opener?

Kaepernick part of NBC’s ‘Sunday Night Football’ intro with Matthews

Colin Kaepernick got an apology from Clay Matthews. Again, apparently. Remember a year ago when Matthews hit Kaepernick late out of bounds in the season opener? (See: Jim Harbaugh telling Matthews afterward to “Come with some knuckles” next time.) During… Continue Reading →

Training camp report #15: Tuesday, August 19, 2014

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.com Linebackers coach Winston Moss works with Clay Matthews, Julius Peppers and the rest of the outside linebackers Tuesday. GREEN BAY – Taking a closer look at the Green Bay Packers’ 15th practice of training camp from Tuesday:Thumbs up:  Mike Neal is coming on. Whether rushing from the outside linebacker spot or from an interior position in the sub package, the lighter-than-before Neal is still explosive and growing as a pass-rushing threat almost daily. It will be interesting to see how he fares when he, Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers are all on the field...
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Packers LB Clay Matthews' Surgically Repaired Right Thumb Draws Attention in Practice

Packers LB Clay Matthews' Surgically Repaired Right Thumb Draws Attention in Practice

During Monday's practice, Packers beat writer Rob Demovsky tweeted out pictures of how Clay Matthews is protecting his surgically repaired right thumb. A topic that dominates Packers discussion every season is the health of outside linebacker Clay Matthews. In 2013, Green Bay's star pass rusher missed five games to injuries, including a twice-broken right thumb that prematurely ended his season. Naturally, Matthews' thumb has garnered attention among the Packers beat writers. During Monday's indoor practice, ESPN's Rob Demovsky was able to snap multiple pictures of the extra protection the...

Matthews keeps his eye on his hand

 Photo/Associated Press via ESPN.com Clay Matthews has been closely monitoring how his right thumb progresses throughout camp. GREEN BAY – The ball sailed through Clay Matthews’ hands Wednesday, a would-be interception that wasn’t.But the Green Bay Packers four-time Pro Bowl outside linebacker said his butterfinger moment had nothing to do with his still-healing right thumb, which he broke twice last season and has been closely monitoring throughout the first two weeks of training camp.“Just a missed ball. Just a missed interception,” Matthews said of quarterback Matt Flynn’s...

Hopes high for combo of Julius Peppers, Clay Matthews

Green Bay’s standout outside linebacker Clay Matthews had been searching for a tag-team partner since arriving in 2009. Now, for the first time in Matthews’ six seasons, the Packers appear to have found him a match.
Rotoworld Jul 28, 2014

Raiders GM compares Mack to Clay Matthews - Khalil Mack (LB) Oakland Raiders

Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie has compared first-round OLB Khalil Mack to Clay Matthews.
Rotoworld Jul 27, 2014

Clay Matthews active at training camp - Clay Matthews (LB) Green Bay Packers

Clay Matthews (thumb) says he's not quite 100 percent yet, but was active for the start of training camp.
KFFL Jul 26, 2014

Packers | Clay Matthews has thumb protected

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Matthews cleared for takeoff; five others will sit

 Photo/ Clay Matthews passed his physical Friday, meaning he’ll be eligible to practice on Saturday morning. GREEN BAY – Clay Matthews is apparently good to go.Mike Neal, Nick Perry, Letroy Guion, Jerel Worthy and Jeff Janis are not.According to the official NFL transaction wire, Neal and Perry flunked their physicals and were placed on the physically unable to perform list, meaning they will spend the Green Bay Packers’ first practice of training camp on the sideline watching. So too will Guion and Worthy, who were placed on the non-football injury list, and Janis, who was placed on...

McCarthy says he doesn't know if Matthews has been cleared to practice

Green Bay - It's hard to believe a head coach wouldn't know if his best defensive player was scheduled to practice on the first day of training camp, but coach Mike McCarthy said he's not sure of linebacker Clay Matthews' status.

McCarthy: Wait-and-see on Matthews, others

 Photo/ Clay Matthews spent the entire offseason as a spectator at practice but may be back in action Saturday morning. GREEN BAY – If his biggest defensive superstar is going to be ready and raring to go when training camp kicks off bright and early Saturday morning, Mike McCarthy wasn’t saying Friday.The Green Bay Pacekrs coach refused to reveal whether four-time Pro Bowl outside linebacker Clay Matthews, who broke his right thumb twice last season and sat out all of the team’s organized team activity practices and mandatory minicamp while healing from the second of two surgeries...

2014 Most Important Packers No. 3: Clay Matthews, OLB

  Photo/  After missing four games in 2012 with a hamstring injury, a twice-broken thumb cost Clay Matthews six more games last year. GREEN BAY – As misleading statistics go, there might not be one worse than the Green Bay Packers’ regular-season record the past two years in games that star outside linebacker Clay Matthews missed with injury.Over the past two seasons, the Packers four-time Pro Bowl outside linebacker has missed nine regular-season games – four with a hamstring injury in 2012, five with a broken thumb last season.And the Packers’ record in those nine...

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