Matthews Hopeful for New England Game

Clay Matthews will miss a fifth consecutive practice with Saturday's Family Night. We have the scoop in our story and Scout Now video.

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Pro Bowl linebacker Clay Matthews, the focal point of the Green Bay Packers’ defense, won’t participate in Saturday’s Family Night practice but is hoping to be ready for the preseason opener at New England on Thursday.

“I’m feeling better each and every day,” said Matthews, who took part in the first three practices but missed the last four. “Obviously, on the injury report, we’re just listing it as knee soreness, and that’s exactly what it is. Just being smart, especially in Year 7. Obviously, I’d like to be out there getting those reps, especially at a new position. I’m comfortable with where I’m at mentally, knowing the position as well as the work I put in. I think it helped me out tremendously in the offseason and OTAs. Hopefully, it’s not too much longer. Hopefully, I’ll be back sometime next week for that Patriots game, but I don’t know. Sometimes my mind and body don’t align with each other, but we’ll see. Like I told some of you guys before, it’s nothing to worry about, nothing too serious, and hopefully will be back very shortly.”

Matthews excelled when moved into a part-time role at inside linebacker at last season’s bye. This offseason, however, gave Matthews the knowledge base needed at the position. Both Matthews and coach Mike McCarthy said going through the install of the entire playbook during organized team activities should enable Matthews to hit the ground running when he returns.

“I think the media will probably make a little more of what it is,” Matthews said. “I’ve come out and missed an entire training camp and I’ve shown up the first game – the first couple games – and had strong showings. It’s always important to get out there, get your practice reps, and especially learning a new position. I’m very confident with knowing the defense, especially coming from a different position. It’s not as if I’m just completely blind to what’s happening in front of me. I’ll get back out there. I’ll be fine. I always am.”


Bill Huber is publisher of PackerReport.com and has written for Packer Report since 1997. E-mail him at packwriter2002@yahoo.com, or leave him a question in Packer Report’s subscribers-only Packers Pro Club forum. Find Bill on Twitter at twitter.com/PackerReport.


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Pro Bowl linebacker Clay Matthews, the focal point of the Green Bay Packers’ defense, won’t participate in Saturday’s Family Night practice but is hoping to be ready for the preseason opener at New England on Thursday.

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\r\n\r\n\r\nMatthews excelled when moved into a part-time role at inside linebacker at last season’s bye. This offseason, however, gave Matthews the knowledge base needed at the position. Both Matthews and coach Mike McCarthy said going through the install of the entire playbook during organized team activities should enable Matthews to hit the ground running when he returns.

\r\n“I think the media will probably make a little more of what it is,” Matthews said. “I’ve come out and missed an entire training camp and I’ve shown up the first game – the first couple games – and had strong showings. It’s always important to get out there, get your practice reps, and especially learning a new position. I’m very confident with knowing the defense, especially coming from a different position. It’s not as if I’m just completely blind to what’s happening in front of me. I’ll get back out there. I’ll be fine. I always am.”

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Bill Huber is publisher of PackerReport.com and has written for Packer Report since 1997. E-mail him at packwriter2002@yahoo.com, or leave him a question in Packer Report’s subscribers-only Packers Pro Club forum. Find Bill on Twitter at twitter.com/PackerReport.

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Pro Bowl linebacker Clay Matthews, the focal point of the Green Bay Packers’ defense, won’t participate in Saturday’s Family Night practice but is hoping to be ready for the preseason opener at New England on Thursday.

“I’m feeling better each and every day,” said Matthews, who took part in the first three practices but missed the last four. “Obviously, on the injury report, we’re just listing it as knee soreness, and that’s exactly what it is. Just being smart, especially in Year 7. Obviously, I’d like to be out there getting those reps, especially at a new position. I’m comfortable with where I’m at mentally, knowing the position as well as the work I put in. I think it helped me out tremendously in the offseason and OTAs. Hopefully, it’s not too much longer. Hopefully, I’ll be back sometime next week for that Patriots game, but I don’t know. Sometimes my mind and body don’t align with each other, but we’ll see. Like I told some of you guys before, it’s nothing to worry about, nothing too serious, and hopefully will be back very shortly.”

Matthews excelled when moved into a part-time role at inside linebacker at last season’s bye. This offseason, however, gave Matthews the knowledge base needed at the position. Both Matthews and coach Mike McCarthy said going through the install of the entire playbook during organized team activities should enable Matthews to hit the ground running when he returns.

“I think the media will probably make a little more of what it is,” Matthews said. “I’ve come out and missed an entire training camp and I’ve shown up the first game – the first couple games – and had strong showings. It’s always important to get out there, get your practice reps, and especially learning a new position. I’m very confident with knowing the defense, especially coming from a different position. It’s not as if I’m just completely blind to what’s happening in front of me. I’ll get back out there. I’ll be fine. I always am.”


Bill Huber is publisher of PackerReport.com and has written for Packer Report since 1997. E-mail him at packwriter2002@yahoo.com, or leave him a question in Packer Report’s subscribers-only Packers Pro Club forum. Find Bill on Twitter at twitter.com/PackerReport.

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