1. Detroit Lions: 4 Key Focal Points vs. Buffalo Bills

    The Detroit Lions are looking to boost their win streak to three games against the Buffalo Bills Sunday. The injury bug has struck early with this team, but returning to Ford Field and riding a 3-1 record has it playing with confidence...

    Eric Vincent Written by Eric Vincent about 2 months ago 1,065 reads 0 comments

  2. How the Lions Offense Succeeded Without Calvin Johnson

    Calvin Johnson has been the primary engine driving the Lions offense since he arrived in Detroit as the No. 2 overall pick of the 2007 NFL draft...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 3 months ago 3,570 reads 12 comments

  3. Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 4

    There is no word in the English language that fantasy owners dread more than "decoy." As in, Boy, it sure looks like the Detroit Lions are using Calvin Johnson as a decoy today ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 3,659 reads 14 comments

  4. Matthew Stafford Narrowly Avoids Bridge Collapse En Route to Practice

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford escaped danger early Friday morning when a pedestrian bridge collapsed on the Southfield Freeway in metro Detroit as he was heading to practice...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 701,861 reads 97 comments

  5. Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions: Complete Week 3 Preview for Green Bay

    There's no such thing as a must-win game in September, but Sunday's contest between the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions at Ford Field sure feels that way...

    Peter Sowards Written by Peter Sowards about 3 months ago 5,880 reads 14 comments

  6. Matthew Stafford's Mental Progress Gives the Detroit Lions a Real Chance

    Nobody has ever questioned Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford for his physical talents. The mental side of his game, on the other hand, has always been a point of contention...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 3 months ago 3,576 reads 30 comments

  7. Detroit Lions Look Ready as Ever to Take Down NFC North in 2014

    It may be Week 1 of the NFL season, but the Detroit Lions sure looked like a team on the mend. Dominating the New York Giants 35-14 in front of their fans at Ford Field, quarterback ...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 3 months ago 7,382 reads 57 comments

  8. Safe, Smart Matthew Stafford Is a Winning Recipe for the Detroit Lions

    The growth of quarterback Matthew Stafford represented the fundamental divergence between the Detroit Lions ' Week 16 loss to the New York Giants in 2013 and the team's season-opening win over the same Giants club Monday night...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 17,861 reads 78 comments

  9. Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 1

    In standard leagues , it took Calvin Johnson a whopping 10 minutes to entrench himself as Week 1's No. 2 fantasy football wide receiver...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 3 months ago 11,560 reads 27 comments

  10. Breaking Down Matthew Stafford's Great Performance Against Oakland

    The Detroit Lions stormed into the Black Hole in Oakland with a dominant performance by the first-team offense...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 4 months ago 5,037 reads 18 comments

  11. Matthew Stafford and Lions QBs Will Wear Green Jerseys to Promote Recycling

    Quarterbacks typically wear red jerseys during practice, but thanks to a recycling initiative, Matthew Stafford and the other Detroit Lions quarterbacks are going green...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 18,804 reads 19 comments

  12. Why Matthew Stafford Faces the Most Pressure of Any NFL QB in Training Camp

    Matthew Stafford is almost out of runway. The 2009 No. 1 overall pick is 26 years old, entering his sixth season in the NFL . He's the Lions' all-time leader in passing completions, attempts and yards...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 5 months ago 202,068 reads 153 comments

  13. Matthew Stafford Can Find Blueprint for Success in Drew Brees, Saints Offense

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has already proven he can put up eye-popping statistics...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 5 months ago 4,280 reads 36 comments

  14. Clayton Kershaw and Matthew Stafford: The Wonder Years

    They looked alike. Two six-year-old boys, roughly the same size and shape, wearing identical “Blue Bombers” uniforms, with sandy blond hair cut in bangs an inch or two above their eyebrows...

    Matt Crossman Written by Matt Crossman about 5 months ago 897,533 reads 107 comments

  15. What to Expect from the New-Look 2014 Detroit Lions Offense

    New coach. New system. New weapons. Those are just a few things that describe the Detroit Lions offense next season...

    Dan Matney Written by Dan Matney about 7 months ago 15,000 reads 39 comments

  16. Matthew Stafford Drills Full-Court Shot with Football

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford just has to throw the football near receiver Calvin Johnson to complete a pass in games, so he decided to prove any of his doubters wrong and show that he can be accurate...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 months ago 22,435 reads 66 comments

  17. Jim Bob Cooter Adds to Matthew Stafford's Quarterback Support Group

    With every new hire this offseason, the Detroit Lions have reaffirmed their commitment to reviving Matthew Stafford 's development...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 4,370 reads 17 comments

  18. What Does Joe Lombardi Hire Mean for Matthew Stafford, Lions Offense?

    The Detroit Lions are giving quarterback Matthew Stafford all the resources he needs to get a once promising career back on the right track...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 30,734 reads 95 comments

  19. Lions' Next Head Coach Will Be Directly Tied to Development of Matthew Stafford

    Credit the Detroit Lions for being inherently aware that the eventual fate of their next head coach is tied with an overhand knot to quarterback Matthew Stafford ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 11 months ago 6,619 reads 30 comments

  20. Matthew Stafford: Recapping Stafford's Week 17 Fantasy Performance

    Stafford completed 22-of-33 passes for 217 yards and a touchdown Sunday at Minnesota. He didn't turn the ball over, but was sacked five times. Stafford had just two touchdowns over the final four weeks of the season...

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  21. Matthew Stafford: Week 17 Fantasy Outlook

    A season that began with such success and promise has fizzled down the stretch for Stafford and the Lions. Losers of five of the last six games, Stafford has just nine touchdowns and 12 interceptions in that span...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report Administrator about 11 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  22. Detroit Lions Matthew Stafford Doesn't Belong in Coaching Search

    Matthew Stafford has won no playoff games, no divisional titles and has a career won/lost record of 24-37 as a starter in the NFL —a winning percentage of under .400...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 11 months ago 7,969 reads 130 comments

  23. Where Exactly Did It Go Wrong for the Detroit Lions?

    When a team collapses as egregiously as the 2013 Detroit Lions , there is a search for answers to some difficult questions. Any time a team crashes from a 6-3 start to a 7-9 finish, lots of questions must be asked...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 12 months ago 7,181 reads 46 comments

  24. Grading Every Lions Starter's 2013 Regular Season

    The Detroit Lions ' 2013 season is in the books, mercifully capped by a 14-13 loss in Minnesota . What was once so promising faded to another year of bitter disappointment and frustration...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 12 months ago 10,829 reads 40 comments

  25. Matthew Stafford: Recapping Stafford's Week 16 Fantasy Performance

    Stafford completed 25-of-42 passes for 222 yards Sunday against the Giants. He had no touchdowns and was intercepted twice. Stafford now has one touchdown and five interceptions over the past three weeks...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report Administrator about 12 months ago 350 reads 0 comments