Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.
2 Pages12>

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
nerdmann  
#1 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 4:03:00 PM(UTC)
Mike Florio said:
Packers linebacker Clay Matthews exited Sunday's win over the Lions with a thumb injury. Per a league source, the thumb has a fracture in it. Matthews left Sunday's 22-9 win over the Lions in the fourth quarter.  It's unclear whether the injury will limit Matthews' ability to practice or play. The Packers travel to Baltimore...
User is suspended until 5/28/2018 11:54:40 AM(UTC) DakotaT  
#2 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 4:09:01 PM(UTC)
Didn't our soon to be Hall of Fame QB play 3/4 of a season with a broken thumb, albeit a pretty poor performance? If Clay sits out with a broken thumb, he'll have to stop doing those predator dances.
nerdmann  
#3 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 4:24:38 PM(UTC)
DakotaT said: Go to Quoted Post
Didn't our soon to be Hall of Fame QB play 3/4 of a season with a broken thumb, albeit a pretty poor performance? If Clay sits out with a broken thumb, he'll have to stop doing those predator dances.


A stress fracture is different from a complete snapped off bone or a crushed bone.

Hopefully they can put a club on him, but I think the level of severity could be a factor.
Zero2Cool  
#4 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 4:58:08 PM(UTC)
Club it. Play it.
nerdmann  
#5 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 5:07:43 PM(UTC)
Heard he might need surgery.

The way this team reports injuries the whole arm is probably amputated.
Gaycandybacon  
#6 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 5:08:20 PM(UTC)
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
Club it. Play it.


I agree. If it was a Wrist I would be worried. Does he really need his thumb to play? haha
Gaycandybacon  
#7 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 5:09:29 PM(UTC)
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
Heard he might need surgery.

The way this team reports injuries the whole arm is probably amputated.


Wasn't Nick Colins head amputated too? :3

I bet Clay could play with one arm
Mucky Tundra  
#8 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 5:20:47 PM(UTC)
Gaycandybacon said: Go to Quoted Post
I agree. If it was a Wrist I would be worried. Does he really need his thumb to play? haha


Well it would be harder for him to strip Adrian Peterson so he can run it back for a touchdown. [grin1]
nerdmann  
#9 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 5:48:51 PM(UTC)
Might need surgery.
User is suspended until 4/29/2043 11:56:55 PM(UTC) texaspackerbacker  
#10 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 5:59:58 PM(UTC)
Did anybody see him after on the sidelines - how bad off he looked? Anybody know if it's his right or left hand - and which-handed he is? It makes a difference performance-wise. I would think anything short of a really mangled compound fracture, and he could postpone any surgery until after the season and play with some kind of a soft cast. I don't think they allow those "clubs" like in the good old days.
Porforis  
#11 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 6:52:00 PM(UTC)
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
Heard he might need surgery.

The way this team reports injuries the whole arm is probably amputated.


Hopefully they don't chop off the wrong arm the first time.
rabidgopher04  
#12 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 7:04:19 PM(UTC)
Mucky Tundra said: Go to Quoted Post
Well it would be harder for him to strip Adrian Peterson so he can run it back for a touchdown. [grin1]


He'd be able to punch it out better.
go.pack.go.  
#13 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 7:07:45 PM(UTC)
texaspackerbacker said: Go to Quoted Post
Did anybody see him after on the sidelines - how bad off he looked? Anybody know if it's his right or left hand - and which-handed he is? It makes a difference performance-wise. I would think anything short of a really mangled compound fracture, and he could postpone any surgery until after the season and play with some kind of a soft cast. I don't think they allow those "clubs" like in the good old days.


I know that they do allow it actually. The Redskins had a defensive lineman with a club. I believe it was Barry Cofield.
Mucky Tundra  
#14 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 7:20:41 PM(UTC)
go.pack.go. said: Go to Quoted Post
I know that they do allow it actually. The Redskins had a defensive lineman with a club. I believe it was Barry Cofield.


You're correct. Sean Lee of the Cowboys played with one two years ago.

But maybe this injury could have been avoided if Matthews stretched a little bit more before the game...
nerdmann  
#15 Posted : Sunday, October 6, 2013 7:48:54 PM(UTC)
Morgan Burnett had a club last year, did he not?

The real problem is, with a broken thumb, will Clay still be able to inject himself?
DoddPower  
#16 Posted : Monday, October 7, 2013 12:44:32 PM(UTC)
Mucky Tundra said: Go to Quoted Post
You're correct. Sean Lee of the Cowboys played with one two years ago.

But maybe this injury could have been avoided if Matthews stretched a little bit more before the game...


Didn't Perry play with a club some last year, too, before he went on IR? It's pretty common, it seems.

DarkaneRules  
#17 Posted : Monday, October 7, 2013 12:47:08 PM(UTC)
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
Morgan Burnett had a club last year, did he not?

The real problem is, with a broken thumb, will Clay still be able to inject himself?


DUDE! hahaha [aiee]
nerdmann  
#18 Posted : Monday, October 7, 2013 2:12:39 PM(UTC)
One month as per Schefter.

That's not too bad, hope it's true.

Quote:
Packers LB Clay Matthews still is undergoing more testing, but he is expected to miss one month with a broken thumb

gbguy20  
#19 Posted : Monday, October 7, 2013 2:15:22 PM(UTC)
why cant u play with a broken thumb
nerdmann  
#20 Posted : Monday, October 7, 2013 2:31:41 PM(UTC)
gbguy20 said: Go to Quoted Post
why cant u play with a broken thumb


Apparently it's a bad break.

Might need surgery or something.

We got by for 4 games last year without Clay, and at that time our backups were Walden and Moses. If we could do that last year, we can get by this year with Neal and Perry.

None of the next 4 teams are real offensive powerhouses either. Season ain't over.

Last year I think we went 3-1.
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
2 Pages12>
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Fan Shout
Smokey (4h) : Ty Montgomery arrives at TC weighing a solid 222.8 lbs. !
Smokey (4h) : Tailgaters Fantasy Football is recruiting members, PM me for more info. .
Cheesey (25-Jul) : I like the white uni's. I'd like for them to wear the "chrome" helmets too! That would look neat!
Zero2Cool (24-Jul) : Color rush uniform game for the #Packers (all white) will be vs. #Bears Sept. 28, according to Mark Murphy
Zero2Cool (24-Jul) : "It's going to be a lot of fun for all our fans to drive across the state when we're in the Super Bowl in Minneapolis." Mark Murphy
Zero2Cool (24-Jul) : Mark Murphy: Super Bowl at Lambeau not possible
Smokey (24-Jul) : Training Camp for GB begins July 26th (Wednesday ) .
Smokey (22-Jul) : After 11 days with no Cable/Internet , I'm pleased to be back !
Porforis (21-Jul) : Misery + Money = Misery
Zero2Cool (21-Jul) : He left SIX kids fatherless. He had resources to get help, but sadly felt he was without hope.
Zero2Cool (21-Jul) : Has not*
Zero2Cool (21-Jul) : Money has and never will be a measure of happiness. Never.
Cheesey (21-Jul) : Another one kills himself. I don't get it. I guess money doesn't solve it all.
Zero2Cool (20-Jul) : Linkin Park Frontman Chester Bennington, 41, Dead
DarkaneRules (20-Jul) : RIP chester bennington :(
Zero2Cool (15-Jul) : Today's Birthdays: Since69 (52)
Cheesey (11-Jul) : Thanks Yoop! Smokey...I am "aged cheese!"LOL!
yooperfan (11-Jul) : Happy belated Birthday Cheesey
Smokey (10-Jul) : That's Gouda Cheesey ! LOL
Cheesey (10-Jul) : As Groucho Marx once said, "I'm gonna join a club, and beat you with it!"LOL!
Smokey (10-Jul) : Jolly Good Show , Welcome to the Club !
Cheesey (9-Jul) : Thanks guys. Officially a geezer now.
Zero2Cool (9-Jul) : Today's Birthdays: Cheesey (60) , DanJustDan29 (30)
wpr (9-Jul) : Happy birthday cheesey.
Zero2Cool (9-Jul) : Yo Alan!
Zero2Cool (9-Jul) : Today's Birthdays: Cheesey (60)
Smokey (5-Jul) : A good night to "You Tube" an old Football Game !
Smokey (5-Jul) : Lots of rain tonight across the nation !
Smokey (4-Jul) : Hello DoddPower
Smokey (3-Jul) : I recall the 200th as well, it was Spectacular !
Cheesey (3-Jul) : I remember the 200th....doesn't seem that long ago.
Smokey (3-Jul) : Happy 241st Birthday America !
Cheesey (3-Jul) : "Great taste, less filling!"LOL!
Smokey (3-Jul) : Mrs. Guion ? LOL
Cheesey (3-Jul) : I don't know...who hear wants to taste Guion???
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
33m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

50m / Green Bay Packers Talk / buckeyepackfan

3h / Around The NFL / Smokey

13h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

15h / Green Bay Packers Talk / TheKanataThrilla

18h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

18h / Green Bay Packers Talk / pacmaniac

18h / Around The NFL / Cheesey

19h / Around The NFL / Cheesey

26-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

24-Jul / Fantasy Sports Talk / Smokey

23-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

23-Jul / Around The NFL / Smokey

21-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / Poppa San

Headlines