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Newly acquired, Vikings place Casey Matthews on IR

It’s not exactly how he envisioned his Minnesota Vikings career to start out. Linebacker Casey Matthews was placed on season-ending IR on Monday, after the team decided his hip injury sustained in off-season workouts wasn’t going to heal in time. Matthews was signed to a one-year deal this offseason by Minnesota after he had spent the previous four years with the Philadelphia...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings make roster moves before start of training camp

According to, the Minnesota Vikings made several roster moves before Sunday's first practice of training camp. The team designated linebacker Casey Matthews to the Reserve/Injured list with cornerback Josh Robinson landing on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list. Also, wide receiver DaVaris Daniels and defensive tackle Shamar Stephen were placed on the Active...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings Place ILB Casey Matthews On Season-Ending Injured Reserve

Vikings HC Mike Zimmer told reporters on Sunday that they’ve placed ILB Casey Matthews on season-ending injured reserve, per Ben Goessling. Matthews unfortunately sustained a hip injury. Matthews, 26, is a former fourth-round pick of the Eagles back in 2011. He signed a one-year deal worth $825,000 with the Vikings back in March, so it looks like he’ll test free ... ...
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July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Roster Moves: Vikings Sign A Matthews Bro

In an effort to have Green Bay Packers fans really dig deep and come up with another asinine reason for how the Minnesota Vikings are trying to be like the Packers, the Vikings went out and signed a player at a position of need on an affordable contract that OK, MY GOD, JUST HAPPENS TO BE CLAY MATTHEWS BROTHER, JESUS, LEAVE IT ALONE. WE DID WHO? Casey Matthews is a linebacker who...
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April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Tragedy: The Philadelphia Eagles lose linebacker Casey Matthews to free agency

I know this next story is going to be painful for many Philadelphia Eagles fans, but you’re just going to have to deal… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: The best player in each franchise’s history, ranked from 1-32 Five Things: The biggest losers in free agency According to a report by Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Minnesota Vikings have signed former Eagles...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings Hosted ILB Casey Matthews For A Visit

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Vikings hosted former Eagles ILB Casey Matthews for a visit on Tuesday. This is the first reported interest in Matthews since free agency got underway three weeks ago. The inside linebacker market has been slow-moving to say the least, but Minnesota has reportedly checked in on a few players ... The post Vikings Hosted ILB Casey Matthews...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Matthews happy to do what Packers ask but prefers outside linebacker

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Mike McCarthy approached Clay Matthews after the Green Bay Packers' bye week to tell the star outside linebacker that the defense planned to begin using him at a different position. The run defense had been struggling mightily as the NFL's last-ranked team in that category and the inside linebacker spot didn't have nearly the quality of depth the Packers had at...
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November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTOSHOP: Clay Matthews bums a ride from his little brother, Eagles style

This is pretty excellent. Today they’re running a meme contest on the Philadelphia Eagles Reddit page and all kinds of silliness is going on, but this one has to be my favorite. One fan photoshopped Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews bumming a ride from his little brother Casey Matthews of the Eagles for Sunday’s game… sort of. via Sweet...
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November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Did The Falcons Choose to Take Matthews?

David J. Phillip It was surprising to some, including myself, that the Atlanta Falcons decided not to go after defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, but general manager Thomas Dimitroff and the rest of the front office look to have made the right decision by drafting offensive tackle Jake Matthews with the 6th overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft. The Texas A&M alumni will be looking...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Draft weekend running commentary

For all things NFL draft as they pertain to the Philadelphia Eagles, keep it locked to cover32′s running commentary of the three-day event. We’ll be posting tweets, pictures and everything in between to keep you up to speed on everything Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman are up to this weekend. Day 1 7:47 p.m.: Eagles’ linebacker Casey Matthews is in the house to support his cousin...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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