GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers expect star linebacker Clay Matthews to play Sunday at Minnesota.
Matthews is probable for the game, Green Bay’s first on the road in nearly a month.READ MORE: Man In Critical Condition After Being Shot On I-94 In Minneapolis
Matthews, whose switch to inside linebacker the last two games has been a boon for a previously struggling defense, has been dealing with a recurring groin injury. After starting the last two games at outside linebacker, Nick Perry is questionable for the game. He has a shoulder injury and hasn’t practiced this week.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Dangerous Wind Chills Return Wednesday
The Packers added defensive end Datone Jones to the injury report as questionable. Coach Mike McCarthy says Jones turned a previously injured ankle in practice Thursday. Guards T.J. Lang (ankle) and Josh Sitton (toe) are probable.MORE NEWS: Towns' 3-Point Play Helps Wolves Edge Knicks 112-110
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