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D Up!: The rise of Clay Matthews

Updated: September 24, 2010, 5:44 PM ET
By Jim McCormick | Special to ESPN.com

Comparisons and nicknames are two longstanding traditions of football fiends. We love making them, and we love giving them. Already this season, we've heard some inspired banter. Is Jahvid Best the next Barry Sanders? Can anyone escape (a healthy) Revis Island? Given this custom of creativity, I believe it's time to start crafting something for the league's most rapidly rising star, Clay Matthews III.

Matthews doesn't have a sanctioned nickname so far, but the sheer speed and hostility ...

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