Posts Tagged ‘Matthew Stafford’

New Lions Coach Matt Patricia Says He’s Excited to Work with QB Matthew Stafford

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford turned 30 on Wednesday. But Matt Patricia got a jump on the birthday boy by offering him best wishes on the final days of his 20s, Carlos Monarrez of the Detroit Free Press reports. “Yeah, you know, I spoke to him last night,” Patricia said as he was introduced as the […]

Jim Caldwell Gives an Update on the Hand Injury for QB Matthew Stafford

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford suffered an injury to his throwing hand Sunday when he was stepped on by Terrell Suggs after throwing a fourth-quarter interception against Baltimore. He left the game — the first time that’s happened since Week 8 of 2015 — and was replaced by Jake Rudock. He underwent X-rays at M&T Bank Stadium, […]

Stafford and the Lions Roar Past the Cardinals 35-23 to Open the 2017 Season

Add a lot of Lions QB Matthew Stafford ad a little bit of help from rookie Kenny Golladay, and you have a solid opening day win for the Lions, as they topped the Arizona Cardinals 35-23 at Ford Field. Stafford got off to a tough start, as his first pass was returned 82 yards for […]

Matthew Stafford Not Sure He’ll Be Open to Contract Talks After the Preseason

The Lions are comfortable continuing contract negotiations with quarterback Matthew Stafford during the season, but Stafford said he’s not sure if he’ll be open to doing the same, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports. “I haven’t made any determination on that,” Stafford said. Stafford and the Lions have been working towards a new […]

Reports Say the Lions Working on a Huge Deal with QB Matthew Stafford

The Lions are talking about a deal for one of their star players – a VERY big deal. Reports from NFL.com state that the Lions are looking at making their star QB, Matthew Stafford, the highest paid quarterback in the game, as the team and player try to hammer out a new deal. Here’s some […]

Lions QB Matthew Stafford Says Injured Finger Just Needed Rest

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford injured the middle finger on his throwing hand late last season, which contributed to a sharp decline in his performance down the stretch. But Stafford says all is well with the finger, Justin Rogers of Detroit News reports. “(It) just needed rest,” Stafford said. “No surgery, no procedure, anything like that. […]

AP to the Lions? Makes sense!

Make no mistake, Adrian Peterson is a future Hall of Famer. He has made a career dominating defenses to the tune of 11,747 career rushing yards and 97 touchdowns. The lions have given up 1,490 of those yards and 11 touchdowns. All of this through 14 games spanning 8 seasons (minus any season Peterson was […]

Lions Stun Packers to Break Long Road Losing Streak 18-16

The Lions hadn’t won a game on the road in a very long time. Very long. Sunday it looked as if they would be snakebitten again, as the Packers lined up for a potential game-winning field goal with seconds left, but Mason Crosby missed a 52-yard field goal to give the Lions a rather stunning […]