BY ROB REISCHEL
Clay Matthews dipped inside of right tackle Ty Nsekhe and reached quarterback Alex Smith in 2.38 seconds.
Matthews put his helmet into Smith’s right shoulder, took the Redskins’ signal caller to the ground, and immediately spun off of him.
In every football game Matthews played prior to 2018, this would have been a sack. In today’s NFL, though, Matthews was flagged for roughing the passer and the Packers admit they can’t understand why.
“In Clay’s particular case, I thought Clay did exactly what he was supposed to there,” Packers coach Mike McCarthy said. “How it’s ...
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