Matthews had four tackles (two solo), 1.5 sacks, and a forced fumble in Sunday's Wild Card win over the Redskins. It was Matthews' third multiple sack performance of the season and the first since Oct. 11. He appears to be returning to full form since suffering ankle and knee injuries in Week 8, which he has played through all season. In the three games leading up to Sunday's victory, Matthews totaled 3 tackles and a sack.
Matthews (ankle) is active for Sunday's contest in Arizona, Duke Bobber of the Packers' official site reports. Matthews' workload topped all Packers linebackers last Sunday at Oakland, earning 72 of 77 defensive snaps, yet he failed to pick up any counting stats. Meanwhile, the Cardinals' offensive line has surrendered just 23 sacks in 14 games this season, which places another damper on Matthews' potential.
Matthews (ankle) is listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Cardinals. Matthews was slowed by his ankle injury again this week, but he is set to start at middle linebacker in Week 16 like he usually does.
Matthews (ankle) is active for Sunday's contest at Oakland, Duke Bobber of the Packers' official site reports. Matthews collected his first sack since Week 5 last Sunday, taking down Matt Cassel in the process. The move to inside linebacker has quelled his pass-rushing chops, but Matthews has still contributed 5.5 sacks in 13 games this season.
Matthews made six tackles (five solo) and recorded a sack in Sunday's victory over the Cowboys. Matthews was slowed at practice last week by an ankle injury, but he was still able to play Sunday, and record his first sack since Week 5. He is now up to 63 tackles (47 solo) and 5.5 sacks through 13 games this season.