Harrison: Week 11 Power Rankings
Fluidity abounds in this week's league pecking order with a new team at the top. Elliot Harrison reshuffles the NFL deck. More ...
The Green Bay Press-Gazette's Wes Hodkiewicz reported the announcement came during McCarthy's Wednesday news conference.
Matthews was the runner-up for NFL Defensive Player of the Year honors in 2010, and he ranks No. 4 in the league this season with nine sacks. There's no question the Packers' pass rush takes a hit with Matthews sidelined.