Originally written on Fantasy Football Champs  |  Last updated 10/21/14

MINNEAPOLIS - SEPTEMBER 26: Quarterback Matthew Stafford of the Detroit Lions looks on prior to the start of the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Mall of America Field on September 26, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford came up short in his quest to reach 5,000 passing yards for the second straight season. His 272 yards give him 4,967 for the season.Fantasy Spin:Stafford took 727 pass attempts to get there, the most in one season in NFL history. Stafford will finish a disappointing season with 24 total touchdowns (20 passing, four rushing), 17 fewer than last season.
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  • It seems to me (as a newcomer to football)that Matt Stafford has managed to lose the last two games for the Lions. I watched him throw the ball to Johnson who had five players covering him rather than make a decision to throw a shorter distance to others. Any quarterback who is on the ten yard line and can't get a touchdown, doesn't seem worthy of all the praise I hear heaped on this guy. And while I have the chance....what's with our players having the ball stripped from their hands..not once but many times during a game. My final observation..get rid of all players who fumble the ball by pulling them out. This would send a signal to the others to hold onto it like they do their million dollar contracts! And STOP the showboating...believe me when I say, if you catch a ball during a game..this is YOUR JOB..no bows necessary. Boy, that felt good~!

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