Clay Matthews Expected To Miss 1 Month

Packers_Clay_Matthews_2013Green Bay Packers star linebacker Clay Matthews is expected to miss one month with a broken thumb, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

Matthews, who suffered the injury in Sunday’s victory over the Detroit Lions, is undergoing more testing Monday, according to the source.

Multiple sources told ESPN that Matthews likely will need to undergo surgery.

Packers coach Mike McCarthy would not disclose any information regarding Matthews’ injury but said he hopes the four-time Pro Bowler will not miss the rest of the season.

Source: news services