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PACKERS ROUNDUP: Matthews looking at a fine for his late hit out of bounds Sunday

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Media reports say the NFL is considering punishment for Green Bay Packers' linebacker Clay Matthews, after his late clothes-line hit on Colin Kaepernick in Sunday's loss to the 49'ers. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel said the chance for a suspension is not likely, as Matthews has never been fined for an illegal hit. He did get a five-thousand-dollar fine in 2010 for a face-mask penalty, and another five-thousand dollar hit the same season for wearing non-approved yellow shoes.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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