Originally written on Thacover2  |  Last updated 11/12/14

GREEN BAY, WI - OCTOBER 18: Clay Matthews #52 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates a sack against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field on October 18, 2009 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers defeated the Lions 26-0. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Well the Packers now have one big deal, and one huge deal to come.  Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Green Bay Packers and pro bowl linebacker Clay Matthews have agreed to terms on a long term extension. #Packers & LB Clay Matthews have reached an agreement in principle on a long-term extension, per sources. He is expected to sign it today. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 17, 2013 Matthews reportedly will sign the deal later today.  No numbers have been released. Matthews just tweeted a photo of himself signing the contract. Trivial amongst the recent tragic news, but happy to continue my career in Green Bay! twitter.com/ClayMatthews52… — Clay Matthews III (@ClayMatthews52) April 17, 2013
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