Clay Matthews Jr.

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Birthday
15, 1956
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
15, 1956 (age 62)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

During his nineteen seasons in the National Football League, he was a linebacker for both the Atlanta Falcons and the Cleveland Browns, logging a total of 1,561 tackles.

Before Fame

He played his college football career at the University of Southern California and began playing for the Cleveland Browns following the NFL's 1978 draft.

Trivia

Over the course of his career, he earned two AFC Defensive Player of the Week titles.

Family Life

His sons Clay Matthews III and Casey Matthews also became NFL players. His brother, Bruce Matthews, and a third son, Kyle Matthews, both had college football careers.

Associated With

His son Clay Matthews III led the Green Bay Packers to a 2011 Super Bowl victory.