Matthew Stafford and Detroit Lions Agree to Long-Term Extension

Tim KeeneyContributor IJuly 9, 2013

Quarterback Matthew Stafford has two years and a team option left on his current contract, but the Detroit Lions are wasting no time securing him for the long term. The Lions have reached a three-year extension with their quarterback of the future. 

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