The linebacker said as much in response to questions about his late hit on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Sunday, whether he was fined for it, his reaction to comments made by 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh and the suggestion that he might be a dirty player.
It was the last of those questions that finally drew a response.
“Next game!” Matthews yelled and then smiled. “I’m an awesome player, not a dirty player.”
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