Matthews Signs Extension 4/17/13

Published 04/17 2013 10:36PM

Updated 04/17 2013 10:40PM

Matthews, Packers ink long-term expansion.

Linebacker Clay Matthews and the Green Bay Packers have agreed to a five-year deal worth a reported $65 million, $31 million guaranteed.

Matthews has been one of the most prolific pass rushers in the league since being drafted out of the University of Southern California five years ago. He has 42.5 sacks for his career, and had 13 sacks last season.

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