Clay Matthews RUMORS & NEWS

  • Clay Matthews Sr. dies at 88

    Pro Football Talk "One of the most prominent families in the NFL lost one of its patriarchs. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, former San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Clay Matthews Sr. died at age 88 following a long illness. Matthews played parts of four seasons for the 49ers (1950,..." March 24

  • Clay Matthews won’t need shoulder surgery

    Pro Football Talk "Clay Matthews played through a painful separated shoulder last season, an injury which cut into his playing time and production. But they’re not going to cut into him to fix it. According to Rob Demovsky of, Matthews won’t need surgery to fix the damage after checking with..." March 03

  • Packers credit healthy Clay Matthews for defensive resurgence

    ESPN "Last week, Winston Moss was asked what the Green Bay Packers needed most from Clay Matthews: his speed off the edge as a pass-rusher, his veteran experience or his ability to make one game-changing play. Moss’ answer, essentially, was all of the above. “We need Clay Matthews,” the Packers..." December 26

  • Packers LB Clay Matthews could need shoulder surgery

    Sportsnaut "The Green Bay Packers will be battling for a playoff spot over the next three weeks. The good news here is that they will have linebacker Clay Matthews on the field for those games and a potential playoff run. The bad news? Matthews could have to undergo off-season shoulder surgery, which could..." December 15

  • Clay Matthews says 'cheap shot' by former Packer caused his shoulder injury

    Fox Sports "Clay Matthews knows who’s to blame for his current shoulder injury, and the Green Bay Packers linebacker is pointing the finger at a former teammate. Matthews believes the shoulder injury he suffered Monday night was the result of a “cheap shot” by right tackle Allen Barbre, who spent his first..." November 30