1. 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 9 months ago 10,649 reads 64 comments

  2. 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 9 months ago 2,956 reads 6 comments

  3. Stafford Breaks Lions' Record for Passing Touchdowns

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford surpassed Hall of Famer Bobby Layne as his franchise's all-time leader in passing touchdowns. He broke the record during Sunday's 22-21 win over the Atlanta Falcons at London's Wembley Stadium...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 1,021 reads 0 comments

  4. Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate, Jeremy Ross' Post-Week 8 Fantasy Reaction

    The Detroit Lions were without Calvin Johnson for the third straight week in Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons. For the third straight week, Golden Tate proved himself capable of being a top option...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 2,692 reads 8 comments

  5. Tale of the Tape for NFL Week 7

    Throughout the 2014 regular season, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you an X's-and-O's look at the pro game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 7 Sunday NFL schedule...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 10 months ago 21,845 reads 4 comments

  6. Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate, Jeremy Ross' Post-Week 7 Fantasy Reaction

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford had better days at the office than Week 7, but that didn't keep him from getting the ball to Golden Tate and Jeremy Ross early and often...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 10 months ago 1,901 reads 12 comments

  7. What's Behind Matthew Stafford's Maddening Inconsistency?

    Despite an impressive 4-2 start to the season, the Detroit Lions offense is sputtering below expectations. Much of the criticism falls on enigmatic quarterback Matthew Stafford and his inconsistent performance...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 10 months ago 11,867 reads 90 comments

  8. Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate, Eric Ebron's Post-Week 6 Fantasy Reaction

    No Reggie Bush? No Calvin Johnson? No problem for the Detroit Lions in Week 6 against the Minnesota Vikings and the obvious growing pains of rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 10 months ago 2,355 reads 3 comments

  9. Calvin Johnson Injury Derails Lions QB Matthew Stafford's Fantasy Value

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford goes as Calvin Johnson goes, so an injury situation for the latter should most certainly concern fantasy football owners of the former...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 1,514 reads 0 comments

  10. Detroit Lions: Make or Break Time Is Beginning for Matthew Stafford

    It's been a Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde season of performances from the Detroit Lions . Just when you start to believe they're ready to turn the corner, they shoot themselves in the foot with a S...

    Eric Vincent Written by Eric Vincent about 10 months ago 707 reads 0 comments

  11. What's Wrong with the Detroit Lions' Offensive Line?

    On the list of preseason concerns about the Detroit Lions , offensive line ranked well down the list. Unfortunately, it has quickly risen to the top of the growing pile of issues with the sputtering offense...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 10 months ago 4,740 reads 23 comments

  12. Under Conservative Jim Caldwell, Has Matthew Stafford Lost His Edge?

    " Don't you ever go conservative on me," Jim Schwartz told Matthew Stafford . Stafford had just led an improbable 99-yard touchdown drive to beat Washington and break the second-longest losing streak in NFL history...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 10 months ago 20,520 reads 130 comments

  13. Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate's Fantasy Outlook After Calvin Johnson's Injury

    That sound you hear is an entire nation of fantasy football players gasping at the loss of their first-round pick. Oh, and possibly the entire population of Detroit ready to burn this mother down...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 5,568 reads 11 comments

  14. 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 10 months ago 1,098 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 10 months ago 3,590 reads 12 comments

  16. 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 10 months ago 3,667 reads 14 comments

  17. 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 10 months ago 702,002 reads 97 comments

  18. 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 11 months ago 5,941 reads 14 comments

  19. 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 11 months ago 3,599 reads 30 comments

  20. 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 11 months ago 7,411 reads 57 comments

  21. 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 11 months ago 17,909 reads 78 comments

  22. 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 11 months ago 11,589 reads 27 comments

  23. 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 12 months ago 5,058 reads 18 comments

  24. 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 12 months ago 18,822 reads 19 comments