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Placing Perry on Left Side Could Be All Right

OLB Nick Perry (Mike McGinnis/Getty)

Playing left outside linebacker, Clay Matthews has earned back-to-back Pro Bowl nods. However, first-round pick Nick Perry lined up at left outside linebacker at the rookie camp. We tell you why moving Matthews to ROLB and inserting Perry at LOLB could help the defense.

First-round pick Nick Perry lined up at left outside linebacker for last weekend's rookie camp. That's where Clay Matthews has lined up the past two seasons. "That will be the starting point for (Perry)," coach Mike McCarthy said on Sunday. While McCarthy wouldn't elaborate, "starting point" could mean two things. The first one is the obvious one: Matthews could be moving back to right...

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