1. Pro Bowl MVP 2015: Matthew Stafford, J.J. Watt Win Award Honors

    Team Irvin defeated Team Carter 32-28 in a competitive 2015 Pro Bowl on Sunday that had an ample amount of scoring yet appropriate intensity for the second year in a row...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 33,133 reads 87 comments

  2. Detroit Lions: With Latest Loss, Is It Time to Label Matthew Stafford a Bust?

    Matthew Stafford has had an interesting NFL career to this point. A former No. 1 overall pick by the Detroit Lions in 2009, Stafford battled arm injuries and ineffectiveness, and he was already labeled by some as a bust...

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  3. Can Matthew Stafford Ever Lead the Lions on a Deep Playoff Run?

    The Detroit Lions' 2014 season ended on Wild Card Weekend at the hands of Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys. Matthew Stafford was unable to lead the Lions to a game-winning touchdown in his second career playoff game...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 11,144 reads 62 comments

  4. Don't Blame Matthew Stafford for Lions' Gut-Wrenching Wild-Card Loss

    There was no sixth game-winning drive. No road playoff win for the first time since 1957. No first away win over a team with a winning record...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 14,820 reads 129 comments

  5. NFL Playoff Schedule 2015: TV Info, Live Stream for Sunday's Wild Card Games

    The opening two games of the Wild Card Round are already in the books, but another pair awaits on Sunday afternoon...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 6,526 reads 0 comments

  6. Consistency from Matthew Stafford Key for Lions in Wild Card vs. Cowboys

    Ndamukong Suh is once again eligible to play Sunday in the NFC Wild Card Round, but his availability following an overturned suspension will mean mostly nothing if the ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 4,240 reads 31 comments

  7. Inconsistent Matthew Stafford Must Answer the Bell Against Cowboys

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford will have plenty of opportunities to make plays this Sunday in the NFC Wild Card matchup versus the Dallas Cowboys defense...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 4 months ago 22,344 reads 129 comments

  8. Pressure Mounts on Matthew Stafford in 2nd NFL Playoff Appearance

    After the Detroit Lions went 0-16 in 2008, their reward was Matthew Stafford . Stafford was the first overall pick of the 2009 draft out of Georgia...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about 4 months ago 8,769 reads 36 comments

  9. Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers: Complete Week 17 Preview for Green Bay

    It doesn’t get any better than this—a Week 17 showdown with a divisional title and first-round bye on the line...

    Peter Sowards Written by Peter Sowards about 4 months ago 8,598 reads 7 comments

  10. NFL Predictions Week 16: Final Odds Projections and Fantasy Stars to Watch

    Week 16 of the NFL season has something for everyone. If you're into fantasy football, league championships are being decided. If you're into some casual wagering, the week features an extra day of action with two games taking place on Saturday...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 4 months ago 8,174 reads 1 comments

  11. 'Who Needs Reality?': Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 16

    If you've made it to Week 16 in your seasonal fantasy football league, congratulations. For most leagues, this is championship week, and while playing in a do-or-die final game is very stressful, you've officially had a good season...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 4 months ago 331 reads 0 comments

  12. Lions Make Power Move in NFC Playoff Race with Complete Team Win over Vikings

    The bazillion-dollar, top-draft-pick laden, high-flying Detroit Lions offense failed to show up at Ford Field in Week 15. Instead, convincing impostors snuck onto the field to dink, dunk and ankle-bite their way to 16 measly points...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 4 months ago 24,967 reads 122 comments

  13. Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate's Post-Week 15 Fantasy Reaction

    A lackluster game from Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson shouldn't deter fantasy football owners from playing either guy during the final two weeks. Against the Minnesota Vikings, who entered Sunday's clash ranked No...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 1,249 reads 0 comments

  14. Matthew Stafford, Lions Heating Back Up at the Right Time

    Around this time a season ago, the Detroit Lions had five turnovers—including four interceptions from quarterback Matthew Stafford —and lost a home game against a bad Tampa Bay Buccaneers team...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 4 months ago 13,913 reads 67 comments

  15. Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate's Post-Week 14 Fantasy Reaction

    He's ba-aaaack. For the second straight week, Calvin Johnson eclipsed 100 receiving yards and scored a touchdown, this time terrorizing the Tamp Bay Buccaneers...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 2,415 reads 6 comments

  16. Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate's Post-Week 13 Fantasy Reaction

    It's Thanksgiving, which means it's a great time to be a Calvin Johnson owner. Megatron, as he does on an annual basis , had a feast on Turkey Day, scorching the Chicago Bear secondary early and often on his way to a massive performance...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 5 months ago 1,356 reads 4 comments

  17. 'Who Needs Reality?': Excellent Fantasy Football Starts for Week 13

    Week 13 in the NFL season is a little bittersweet. On one hand it's fantastic. The weather is getting colder, postseason football is right around the corner and Thanksgiving, otherwise known as the greatest holiday of the year, is upon us...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 5 months ago 18,217 reads 32 comments

  18. Lions Supporting Cast Must Do More to Help Matthew Stafford Overcome Struggles

    It has been a very promising but often uneven season for the Detroit Lions in 2014. Despite losing to the New England Patriots on Sunday and dropping to 7-4, the Lions remain very much in the postseason hunt...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 5 months ago 4,818 reads 77 comments

  19. Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate's Post-Week 12 Fantasy Reaction

    Golden Tate has definitely found a home in Detroit. And he should have found a home in your fantasy starting lineup, too. For the sixth time in his last eight games, Tate reached double-digit fantasy points, establishing himself as a weekly WR2...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 2,463 reads 3 comments

  20. Matthew Stafford Remains the Unproven Piece of the Lions' Playoff Puzzle

    Back on the very first Monday night of the 2014 season, everything looked to be falling in place for Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford . The former No...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 5 months ago 13,271 reads 79 comments

  21. Matthew Stafford's Tunnel Vision Continues to Hurt the Detroit Lions

    One quip I use often in evaluating Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is that he's got an A-plus arm, but he is only a C-plus quarterback. There are games where he plays at a B or even an A level, and the Lions frequently win those games...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 5 months ago 7,747 reads 50 comments

  22. Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate's Post-Week 11 Fantasy Reaction

    Even with the Detroit Lions' trio of Matthew Stafford , Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate struggling to break out in the team's 14-6 loss to the Arizona Cardinals in the teams, fantasy ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 5 months ago 2,582 reads 4 comments

  23. NFL Picks Week 11: Top Underdog Odds, Moneyline Advice and Predictions

    Another Thursday night, another football game that will have fans dead set on a weekend pick-me-up of (hopefully) compelling NFL action...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 5 months ago 3,395 reads 0 comments

  24. How Lions QB Matthew Stafford Has Become the New Comeback King

    Quarterback Matthew Stafford is having far from his best year statistically, but the NFL 's new comeback king is still providing big plays in the biggest moments for the Detroit ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 5 months ago 10,506 reads 64 comments

  25. Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate's Post-Week 10 Fantasy Reaction

    He's back. It only took one quarter—one play, really—for Calvin Johnson to remind fantasy owners everywhere what he's capable of doing on a weekly basis, as he nabbed a 49-yard touchdown pass from Matthew Stafford ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 2,951 reads 6 comments