Tag: Matthew Stafford

Matthew Stafford (back) will not play vs. Cowboys

After suffering broken bones in his back on Nov. 3, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford will miss his second consecutive game as he continues to...

Lions’ Matthew Stafford misses practice again, unlikely to play Sunday

The Detroit Lions were expecting a multi-week absence for veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford, who is dealing with broken bones in his back.

Matthew Stafford may not practice this week with back injury, per Matt Patricia

Detroit Lions starting quarterback Matthew Stafford was a late scratch for Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears due to a back injury, and he may...

Report: ‘Concern’ Matthew Stafford could miss Sunday’s game against Bears

Matthew Stafford may actually not play Sunday when the Detroit Lions take on the Chicago Bears, as Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports "there is...

WATCH: Lions torch Giants on gorgeous 41-yard, trick play TD

The Detroit Lions came into Sunday's game knowing they could attack the New York Giants defense deep down the field. Big plays are made even...

WATCH: Matthew Stafford becomes quickest QB in NFL history to reach 40,000 yards

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford entered Sunday's game needing 87 yards to reach 40,000 for his career. It didn't take him long.

WATCH: Lions burn Packers with 66-yard flea-flicker on first play of ‘MNF’

On the very first play of Monday Night Football, the Detroit Lions roasted the Green Bay Packers with a 66-yard flea-flicker. Matthew...

WATCH: Matthew Stafford’s daughters hate the Packers in the cutest way

Matthew Stafford and his Detroit Lions come out of their bye week Monday night in an attempt to move to 3-1-1 against the Green Bay...

Packers HC calls Matthew Stafford ‘an elite quarterback’

The tradition of hyping up your opponent has taken on a new meaning around the NFL world this season. Just ask New England Patriots head...

10 riveting questions heading into NFL training camp

Anticipation is rising around the nation as football fans gear up for another season and NFL teams prepare for training camp. There is plenty of...
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Matthew Stafford played through a broken back last year?

A warrior known for his toughness, Matthew Stafford has started 128 straight games and is one of the true iron men of the league.

Matthew Stafford underplays the loss of Calvin Johnson

The Detroit Lions head into the 2016 season without one of the best players in franchise history after wide receiver Calvin Johnson announced his retirement during the...

Matthew Stafford has moved on from Calvin Johnson

Calvin Johnson who? After spending seven seasons playing with Johnson and recording some absurd numbers, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has reportedly closed the "Megatron" chapter in his book. This...
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Matthew Stafford doesn’t see Calvin Johnson coming back to Lions

As much as he'd love to have him back, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford doesn't think receiver Calvin Johnson has any designs of returning in 2016. Johnson retired...
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New Lions general manager apparently looking to draft a quarterback

New Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn spent 16 seasons with a New England Patriots team that has been among the best in the NFL when it comes...
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Steve Young: ‘I’m worried about Matthew’ Stafford

Detroit Lions fans have patiently waited for Matthew Stafford to become more than a mid-tier quarterback, and Hall of Famer Steve Young feels the same way. According to...
Clay Matthews is one of the most overpaid players in the NFL

Dumbest and coolest aspects of the NFL Pro Bowl

When it comes to the NFL's annual Pro Bowl, some fans can't wait to see their favorite players from various teams mixing it up in a jovial...
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Most surprising performances from NFL Week 12

There were some huge surprises in the NFL's Week 12 games. Some players shocked us with stellar personal performances while others churned out rather disturbing outings that would have been better...
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Matthew Stafford wants to play for the Lions ‘a long time’

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford hopes to play with his team for years to come. However, will the team still want him come this season's end? "Listen, that's not...

Best landing spots for broken NFL quarterbacks

Halfway through the NFL season, it is blatantly clear that some quarterbacks are just broken. One is performing nowhere near to respectable standards for his team, which is losing on a...
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Should the Detroit Lions go for broke to secure the No. 1 NFL draft...

The Detroit Lions have cleaned house in the midst of a 1-7 start to the season, and the latest on the chopping block were general manager Martin...
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Eight notable NFL Week 6 winners and losers

The NFL action in Week 6 treated the nation to some amazing battles, including first wins, overtime thrillers, terrible personal performances and some major upsets. With that said, here are some...
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Six underperforming NFL players poised for major breakouts in Week 6

Over the course of the season, there have been multitude of NFL players who have yet to perform anywhere near to the standards for which they are...
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Joe Lombardi: ‘I like the trajectory’ that Matthew Stafford is on

The Detroit Lions are on a major 0-5 losing streak and are spiraling out of control with quarterback Matthew Stafford playing some of his worst football ever....