|14||Falcons||W 34 - 20||3||3||0||1||0||0|
|13||Cardinals||L 17 - 20||0||1||1||0||0||0|
|12||@Vikings||L 17 - 24||4||5||1||0||0||0|
|11||@Seahawks||L 24 - 27||3||5||2||0||0||1|
|10||Dolphins||W 31 - 12||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|9||@Patriots||L 17 - 31||1||2||1||0||0||0|
|8||@Rams||L 27 - 29||7||7||0||1||0||0|
|6||49ers||W 33 - 30||2||4||2||1||0||0|
|5||@Lions||L 23 - 31||0||1||1||0||0||0|
|4||Bills||W 22 - 0||3||5||2||0.5||0||0|
|3||@Redskins||L 17 - 31||1||2||1||0||0||0|
|2||Vikings||T 29 - 29||2||3||1||0||0||0|
|1||Bears||W 24 - 23||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|2009||Green Bay Packers||16||13||37||51||14||10||0||7||0||0||0||0||0||1||3|
|2010||Green Bay Packers||15||15||54||60||6||13.5||0||4||1||62||62||62||1||2||0|
|2011||Green Bay Packers||15||15||37||50||13||6||0||9||3||47||15.67||38||1||3||0|
|2012||Green Bay Packers||12||12||32||43||11||13||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|2013||Green Bay Packers||11||11||26||41||15||7.5||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||3||0|
|2014||Green Bay Packers||16||16||45||61||16||11||0||9||1||40||40||40||0||2||0|
|2015||Green Bay Packers||16||16||49||66||17||6.5||0||3||1||42||42||42||0||0||1|
|2016||Green Bay Packers||12||9||20||24||4||5||0||3||0||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|2017||Green Bay Packers||14||14||27||43||16||7.5||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||1||1|
|2018||Green Bay Packers||13||13||27||39||12||3.5||0||1|
- Ranks No. 1 on the Packers’ all-time list (since 1982) with 80 career sacks and is tied for No. 1 in franchise history (since 1982) with four 10-sack seasons (DEs Reggie White and Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila).
- Ranks No. 4 in the NFL among active players with 80 sacks since 2009.
- Joins Carolina Panthers DE Julius Peppers (84 and seven) as the only active players in the NFL with 80-plus sacks (80) and five-plus interceptions (six) from 2009-17. Has recorded five-plus sacks in each of his first nine seasons in the league, and is one of just four NFL players (Calais Campbell, Peppers, Cameron Wake) to record five-plus sacks in each season from 2009-17.
- Has 11 sacks in 15 career playoff games, the most in franchise postseason history (since 1982) and tied for No. 5 in NFL playoff history. Became just the fourth NFL player to reach the 10-sack mark for his career in the postseason in 11 or fewer playoff games, joining LaMarr Woodley (six games), Richard Dent (seven) and Terrell Suggs (nine).
- Named an alternate for the Pro Bowl in 2017 after starting all 14 games he played in and posting 52 tackles (33 solo), 11 tackles for a loss (tied for No. 2 on the team), a team-high 7½ sacks, a fumble recovery, three passes defensed, 15 QB hits (No. 2 on the team) and 20 QB pressures (tied for No. 2 on the team). Led the team in sacks for the seventh time in his career, a franchise record.
- Played in 12 games with nine starts (six at OLB, three at ILB) in 2016, missing four contests (Weeks 3, 8-10) due to ankle/hamstring injuries. Also suffered a shoulder injury in Week 12 that would limit him the rest of the season. Registered 24 tackles (19 solo), five sacks (No. 3 on the team), six tackles for a loss, 13 QB hits (No. 4 on the team) and 14 pressures (tied for No. 2).
- Started all 16 games for the second straight season in 2015, opening every game at MLB, and earned his sixth selection to the Pro Bowl (first at inside linebacker).
- Ranked No. 2 on the team in 2015 with a career-high 84 tackles (56 solo) and 6½ sacks. Led the team in QB pressures (27) and QB hits (14) while also recording an interception, a fumble recovery and three passes defensed.
- In 2014, started four games at LOLB, six at ROLB and six at MLB. Played on the inside for the first time in his career beginning in Week 10.
- Recorded 69 tackles, a team-best 11.0 sacks (No. 12 in the NFL), an interception, two forced fumbles, six passes defensed, 17 QB hits (tied for No. 2 on the team) and 21 pressures (No. 2 on the team) in 2014.
- Joined Houston DE J.J. Watt and Denver OLB DeMarcus Ware as the only players in the league with at least one interception, one forced fumble and 10 sacks in 2014.
- Has been named NFC Defensive Player of the Week four times in his career (Week 13 of 2009; Weeks 2 and 9 in 2010; Week 16 of 2014). Is tied with CB/S Charles Woodson for the most POW awards by a defensive player in franchise history.
- Appeared in 11 games in 2013, missing five contests due to a broken thumb. The injury sidelined him for four games (Weeks 6-9) and was re-aggravated in Week 16, ultimately ending his season.
- Returned to the ROLB position for the 2012 campaign and was en route to what would have been his finest statistical season when a hamstring injury suffered in Week 10 sidelined him for four games (Weeks 11-14).
- Finished the 2012 season having started all 12 games in which he appeared, registering 60 tackles (45 solo), 13 sacks, four passes defensed and a forced fumble, earning his fourth consecutive bid to the Pro Bowl.
- Started all 15 games in which he played for the second consecutive season in 2011, finishing with 69 tackles (49 solo), six sacks and three forced fumbles.
- Set career highs with three interceptions and nine passes defensed in 2011. The INT total was tied for the most by a Green Bay LB since 1984.
- Scored a touchdown on a fumble return in 2009 and returned interceptions for TDs in both 2010 and 2011, becoming the first player in franchise history to score a defensive TD in each of his first three seasons in the league.
- At the conclusion of 2011, his 29½ career sacks tied LB Tony Bennett’s franchise record for the most sacks by a Packer in his first three seasons in the NFL.
- Named first-team All-Pro by The Associated Press in 2010, the first Green Bay LB to earn that honor since Tim Harris in 1989. Finished second to Pittsburgh safety Troy Polamalu in the AP’s Defensive Player of the Year voting in ’10.
- Was voted the 2010 NFL Defensive MVP by Pro Football Weekly and Defensive Player of the Year by Sporting News, while also earning NFC Defensive Player of the Year honors from the Committee of 101.
- Finished fourth in the NFL with 13½ sacks in 2010, adding 83 tackles (55 solo), and helped the Packers rank tied for No. 2 in the NFL with 47 sacks as a team, Green Bay’s highest finish in the category since sacks began to be recorded as a team stat in 1963.
- Became the only Packer (since 1982) to record a double-digit sack total in each of his first two seasons in the league.
- Became the first NFL player to post 10-plus sacks and a defensive TD in each of his first two seasons in the league.
- Burst onto the scene in 2009 with a franchise rookie-record 10 sacks, becoming the first Packers rookie since WR James Lofton in 1978 to be selected to the Pro Bowl.
- Was selected to the Pro Football Weekly/PFWA All-Rookie team, earned Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week honors twice (Weeks 6 and 10), and finished third in the AP’s NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year voting.
- His 17 sacks in his first 20 games were the most by an NFL player to start a career at that time, topping the previous mark of 16½ set by San Diego’s Leslie O’Neal (1986, 1988) and the N.Y. Jets’ John Abraham (2000-01).
- Became the first player former GM Ted Thompson moved up into the first round to select in the 10 drafts he had run to that point (five each with Seattle and Green Bay). The Packers acquired the pick from the Patriots, along with a fifth-round pick (No. 162 overall), in exchange for Green Bay’s second-round choice (No. 41 overall) and two third-round selections (Nos. 73 and 83).
Matthews thought Falcons would be the ‘toughest test’
LB Clay Matthews talks about the how the Packers’ defense stepped up against the high-powered Falcons.
Matthews ‘happy to see’ McCarthy address the team
LB Clay Matthews talked with the media about what it meant to him for former Packers head coach Mike McCarthy to speak with the team for a final time on Wednesday.
Matthews on Rosen: ‘He’s an impressive talent’
LB Clay Matthews spoke with the media about the Arizona Cardinals’ rookie signal-caller, Josh Rosen.
Rock Report: Disruptive Defense
Clay Matthews can disrupt an offense and he was at his disruptive best against the Vikings.
Matthews: ‘We started hot, but unfortunately just ran out of gas’
Packers LB Clay Matthews recaps the team's loss to the Vikings.
Turnovers an 'emphasis' for Matthews, defense
Packers LB Clay Matthews met with the media following Thursday's practice.
Matthews 1-on-1: ‘They made more plays than us’
LB Clay Matthews talked with Larry McCarren after the loss to the Seahawks.
Matthews and defense will have hands full
Packers LB Clay Matthews credits the defense's sacks to scheme and player winning one-on-ones.
Matthews, defense weather red-zone storm
Packers LB Clay Matthews met with the media following Sunday's 31-12 win over the Miami Dolphins.
Matthews: ‘We need to start winning games now’
LB Clay Matthews spoke with the media about the sense of urgency surrounding the team.
Matthews on Pats: ‘They’ve got a bunch of playmakers’
LB Clay Matthews spoke with the media about the Patriots’ offensive weapons.
Matthews: We showed what we can be
Packers LB Clay Matthews recaps the team's 29-27 loss to the Los Angeles Rams in Week 8.
Matthews: Defense needs to capitalize and force turnovers
LB Clay Matthews spoke to the media on Wednesday about the Rams offense.
Matthews: 'We're going to enjoy this'
LB Clay Matthews recapped the defensive effort in the Packers' 33-30 victory over the San Francisco 49ers.
Packers LB Mathews sacks 49ers QB Beathard for third-down stop
Green Bay Packers LB Clay Mathews takes down San Francisco 49ers QB C.J. Beathard for a crucial third-down stop Monday night at Lambeau Field.
Matthews: 'We need to get this'
Packers LB Clay Matthews talks creating more turnovers against the 49ers.
Matthews: ‘We expect a good dose of run’ against Lions
LB Clay Matthews spoke with the media about what the Packers’ defense is expecting to see from the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
Matthews: Scheme, comfort in system played a role in shutout
Packers LB Clay Matthews spent time with media following Sunday’s 22-0 win over the Bills.
Matthews: ‘It’s good to see’ Aaron Rodgers return to practice
LB Clay Matthews spoke with the media about how Rodgers’ return to practice lifted the team’s spirit.
Matthews discusses roughing the passer penalty
LB Clay Matthews spoke to the media after the Packers' loss to the Washington Redskins.
Matthews discusses roughing the passer penalty
LB Clay Matthews spoke to the media on Wednesday as the Packers continue preparations for the Washington Redskins.
Matthews: ‘I thought I hit him within his waist to chest’
Packers LB Clay Matthews talks about the personal foul called for his hit on Kirk Cousins.
Matthews: ‘Hopefully we can go out there, get a win, and start the season off the right way’
LB Clay Matthews spoke with the media about how important it is for the Packers to go into Week 3 having won both division games to start the season.
Matthews: ‘These wins are hard to come by’
LB Clay Matthews talks about Sunday’s hard-fought win against division rival Chicago.
Matthews expecting unscouted looks vs. Nagy’s Bears
Packers LB Clay Matthews talks setting an identity on defense in Week 1.
Packers pick captains for Cardinals game
Packers name captains for game in Los Angeles
Clay Matthews 'ready to rock' after softball scare
LB Clay Matthews provides update on his condition
A fresh pair of eyes can make all the difference
Clay Matthews sees unpredictability in Packers' new defense
Some stats mean more than others
It's the opportunity every young receiver desires
The competition starts with a clean slate
That's the most exciting part of the offseason
Processing the playbook is only part of it
Reggie Gilbert has embraced the grind
It takes more than one player
Some things you just have to see for yourself
It takes two to tango on defense
Four Packers to be revealed in early episodes of 'Top 100'
There's more than one way to maximize value
There's no permanent answer
Defense looks to regain its outside edge
Packers enter draft with league-high 12 selections
There was only one way to start this thing
That's what the offseason is for
Clay Matthews and Davante Adams to captain Green & Gold Softball Game
Who would be your 12th man?
You have 12 lottery tickets
Before they were Packers: Linebackers
See photos of the Packers' linebackers during their college careers.
Packers softball game ends with walk-off homer
TE Robert Tonyan hit a walk-off home run, spurring Clay Matthews' squad to a 10-9 victory over Team Davante Adams in the Green & Gold Charity Softball Game
2017 in Photos: Clay Matthews
Take a look at photos of Packers LB Clay Matthews from the 2017 season. Photos by Evan Siegle and Corey Wilson, packers.com
NFL Man of the Year nominee: Clay Matthews
Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews is the Packers' 2017 nominee for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award. Photos by packers.com
Before they were Packers: Linebackers
See photos of Packers linebackers during their college careers. Photos by AP and Milwaukee Journal Journal Sentinel.
Clay Matthews: Packers all-time sack leader
Packers LB Clay Matthews became the Packers' all-time sack leader Thursday against the Bears. Take a look back at his career thus far. Photos by AP, Matt Becker and Evan Siegle, packers.com.
2016 in photos: LB Clay Matthews
In his eighth season with the Packers, LB Clay Matthews appeared in 12 games and recorded 24 tackles, five sacks, three passes defensed and a forced fumble. Photos by Evan Siegle and Matt Becker, packers.com
2015 in photos: LB Clay Matthews
Clay Matthews started all 16 games and recorded 49 solo tackles and 6.5 sacks during the 2015 season. Photos by Shawn Hubbard, Jim Biever, Matt Becker, Packers.com
Photos: 2015 playoff captain photo shoot
Packers playoff captains posed for their annual photo on Thursday afternoon. Photos by Ryan Hartwig/Packers.com and Harmann Studios.
Packers playoff captains: 2015 highlights
On offense, Green Bay's playoff captains are QB Aaron Rodgers and FB John Kuhn. On defense, it's LBs Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers. On special teams, K Mason Crosby and S Chris Banjo.
Rodgers, Matthews, Sitton make Pro Bowl
Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, LB Clay Matthews and G Josh Sitton have been selected to the Pro Bowl. Take a look at their 2015 seasons thus far.
Cruisin' with Clay Matthews
Packers LB Clay Matthews gave 10 lucky kids brand new bikes and the opportunity to ride with him to Tuesday's final open training camp practice of 2015. Photos by Ryan Hartwig and Matt Becker, Packers.com
Happy Birthday to LB Clay Matthews
Packers fans, help us wish LB Clay Matthews a Happy Birthday!
2014 in photos: LB Clay Matthews
Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews earned his fifth Pro Bowl selection in 2014, notching 11 sacks during the regular season. Photos by Jim Biever and Matt Becker, Packers.com.
Five Packers selected to Pro Bowl
Five Packers were selected to the NFL's annual all-star game: QB Aaron Rodgers, G Josh Sitton, FB John Kuhn and LB Clay Matthews.
Third jersey coming back in October
After a one-year hiatus from wearing them, the Packers are slated to bring back the re-creation of their 1929 uniforms in Week 7 of the 2013 season, for a home game against Cleveland on Sunday, Oct. 20 (3:25 p.m. CT).
Clay Matthews - the first four years
On April 17, 2013, the Green Bay Packers have signed LB Clay Matthews to a contract extension. Here's a look at some of the Matthews biggest plays.
Rodgers and Favre appear together at NFL Honors
A few Green Bay Packers players were in attendance at the 2nd annual NFL Honors award show Saturday Night. Former Packers QB Brett Favre shared the stage with QB Aaron Rodgers to present the Comeback Player of the Year award.
Veterans take headshots
Packers veterans took their 2012 headshots on Monday, May 21. Photos by Tyler Gajewski, Packers.com.
Clay Matthews portrait session
Packers LB Clay Matthews poses for a portrait at the National Football League studio in Culver City, Ca., on Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2012.