Packers Clay Matthews hit in face during charity softball game

Packers linebacker, Clay Matthews, went to the ER after taking a line drive to the face at the annual Green and Gold Charity Softball Game in Grand Chute on Saturday.

A line drive off the bat of Lucas Patrick caught Matthews right in the nose. He immediately left the field, covering up his bloodied face. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reports Matthews was taken to the emergency room.

Packers receiver Davante Adams would relay to the crowd that Matthews was going to be ok. Played resumed 15 minutes later. Adams sported Matthews’ jersey and pitched for both squads behind a protective pitching net.

Matthews later sent out a tweet thanking everyone for their concern. He said he’s going to have to have surgery on his nose, though.

adwpadmin

adwpadmin

More Sports

STORMTRACKER 19 WEATHER

La Crosse
66°
Winona
66°
Decorah
66°
Whitehall
66°
Prairie Du Chien
66°
Tomah
64°
Rochester
66°
What a great weekend to start Fall!

What a great weekend to start Fall!

It's the first day of Autumn, officially the Autumnal Equinox arrives at 8:54 PM at La Crosse. Our change to

Connect With WXOW
RECENT SPORTS POSTS

Friday Scores

Football West Salem 0 Holmen 20 Central 32 Aquinas 8 Onalaska 21 Logan 14 Sparta 17 Tomah 22 Triton 6

Onalaska uses big 2nd half to take down Logan

The Onalaska Hilltoppers used a big 2nd half to beat the Logan Rangers 21-14 on Friday night. Onalaska trailed 14-0

Scroll to top
Skip to content