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Detroit Lions: Stafford and Tate shine in Pro Bowl

It seemed that all the Detroit Lions players took advantage of playing in this year’s Pro Bowl as Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate, and Glover Quinn all had good games. Stafford won the offensive MVP of the game and Golden and Glover had their moments in the game. Now, even though this game was equivalent to a casual pickup game, it still has Lions fans looking forward to next year...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Stafford donates $1M to help renovate Detroit's Lipke Recreation Center

A couple days after being named the Pro Bowl's offensive MVP, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford announced that he's become part of a revitalization project to help Detroit youngsters. Stafford is donating $1 million through his Score 7 Charitable Fund to help renovate the shutdown Lipke Recreation Center on the city's east side and turn it into a fledgling academic/athletic...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford to donate $1 million for football facility at Lipke Rec Center

@Lions On Tuesday, the Lions and Matthew Stafford announced that the franchise quarterback is donating $1 million to build a football facility in the Lipke Recreation Center in Detroit.  The center has been closed, but Stafford was on hand for the announcement in conjunction with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and Detroit Free Press columnist Mitch Albom. The plan will cost a total...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Stafford to Pete Morelli on picked-up flag: ‘That’s unbelievable, and you know it’ (VIDEO)

Detroit Lions quarterback Matt Stafford was every bit as irate as Lions fans were after a penalty flag for defensive pass interference was picked up in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s wild-card matchup against the Dallas Cowboys. Stafford was mic’d up for Showtime’s Inside the NFL, and we now have a firsthand look at his reaction to the bizarre sequence of events. The Lions...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford Mic’d on PI Call: Hey That’s Unbelievable

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford had little time to compose himself before he addressed the media after Detroit’s 24-10 loss against Dallas on Sunday. However, Stafford was clearly aggravated on the sidelines right after the pass interference flag incident when he talked to referee Pete Morelli (via Hey, Pete, that’s unbelievable. That’s unbelievable and...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford Mic’d Up On Controversial Non-Call: ‘Home Cookin”

Count Matthew Stafford among those who were in disbelief over the officials’ reversed pass interference call during Sunday’s 24-20 wild-card loss to the Cowboys in Dallas. The Detroit Lions quarterback was mic’d up during the game and his heated take on the play aired Tuesday night on Showtime’s “Inside the NFL.” Stafford was just as confused and as angry as every Lions...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford’s fiancee takes shot at refs on Instagram

The Cowboys eliminated the Lions from the playoffs on Saturday and the hot topic after the game (and Monday) was a play where Lions linebacker Anthony Hitchens was initially called for pass interference. However, the officials picked up the flag after deciding a penalty did not occur. Detroit was forced to punt and Dallas would...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Very questionable calls cost Lions a playoff game

Not many words cannot explain how I feel after watching that game. Shocked, that the Lions lost the way that they did. Disgusted, by the 2nd half offense of the Lions as well as the calls made by the referees down the stretch of the game. The last one is confused, on how certain things fell into place. Exhibit A: When the referees made a pass interference call that really helped...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Dallas Cowboys Can’t Stop Matthew Stafford

Exactly how many Dallas Cowboys’ defenders did Detroit Lions’ quarterback Matthew Stafford evade here on this play? There was no stopping Stafford when he attempted to gain a Lions’ first down with this awesome run. While it looked for a split second like Stafford might go down, he used some fancy footwork to get out of trouble, making Dallas’ defense look awfully lame....
Via Sportsnaut
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers game is a career defining moment for Stafford

The numbers look great. Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has put up 4,000-plus yards in each of the past four seasons. He has thrown 43 more touchdowns than interceptions in a career that has seen him boast a relatively solid 83.6 quarterback rating. Stafford has also led the Lions to the playoffs in two of the past three seasons, this year included. He’s a former...
Via Sportsnaut
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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