RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Matthew Stafford

A collection of news and information related to Matthew Stafford published by this site and its partners.

Top Matthew Stafford Articles

Displaying items 133-144
  • NFL: How far will the Detroit Lions go this season?

     
    Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss the surprising Detroit Lions, who have gone from a 0-16 season in 2008 to a 4-0 start this year. Check back throughout the day for more responses and weigh in by voting in......
  • Detroit Lions: Calvin Johnson, Barry Sanders make it a big night

     
    The Detroit Lions made the most of their first appearance on “Monday Night Football” in a decade, with a 24-13 comeback victory over NFC North rival Chicago Bears to improve to 5-0 for the first time since 1956, the year before their last...
  • Former UCF RB Kevin Smith says he’s still a ‘karat’ for Detroit Lions

     
    The Detroit Lions re-signed Kevin Smith, a former UCF running back and Heisman Trophy candidate, this month to replace injured running back Jahvid Best. After a stellar rookie season with the Detroit Lions, Kevin Smith stumbled in his next two seasons...
  • NFL fines Julius Peppers about $25 (in average-guy money)

     
    It seems silly to me that the NFL has fined Bears defensive end Julius Peppers $5,000 for roughing Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford last Sunday -- it was a penalty, yes, but not flagrant or malicious. But it doesn't seem outrageous......
  • Question of the day: Which of the four winless NFL teams will be the last to win a game? [Updated]

     
    Reporters from around Tribune Co. tackle the question of the day, then you get a chance to chime in and tell them why they're wrong. Please check back throughout the day for updates. Steve Svekis, South Florida Sun-Sentinel All four......
  • Question of the day: Which NFL team that didn't make the playoffs is in best position to get there next season?

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Steve Svekis, South Florida Sun Sentinel The San Diego Chargers and Dallas......
  • Question of the Day: Should NFL prospects skip the draft to support the players' association?

     
    Writers from around the Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times If a top prospect is invited......
  • Lions Fall In Pre-Season Opener

    Lions Fall In Pre-Season Opener
    Ben Roethlisberger never got off the bench in a return to Heinz Field that couldn't have been much quieter. Byron Leftwich probably wishes he had stayed on the sideline, too. Leftwich, the quarterback who will replace the suspended Roethlisberger when...
  • Fan Hits the Road to See Lions

    Fan Hits the Road to See Lions
    Joe Paquette Jr. says he walked 400-plus miles from his home in Michigan's Upper Peninsula to the Motor City because he's a die-hard fan of the Detroit Lions. Paquette arrived at team headquarters Wednesday and was greeted by coach Jim Schwartz,...
  • Lions Complete 4th Quarter Comeback, Beat Browns 35-27

    Lions Complete 4th Quarter Comeback, Beat Browns 35-27
    Matthew Stafford threw a touchdown pass, rookie Jahvid Best had a 51-yard run and Aaron Brown scored twice in the fourth quarter to lift the Detroit Lions to a 35-27 win over the Cleveland Browns in a preseason game Saturday night. Stafford was 13 of...
  • Lions Lose To Bears on Controversial Call; Lose Stafford to Injury

    Lions Lose To Bears on Controversial Call; Lose Stafford to Injury
    The Detroit Lions are used to losing, but this loss may hurt more than others. Jay Cutler had 372 yards passing and threw a late 28-yard touchdown pass to Matt Forte, and the Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions 19-14 in the season opener after Calvin...
  • Lions: No Surgery for Stafford

    Lions: No Surgery for Stafford
    Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz says Matthew Stafford's injured right shoulder won't need surgery. Schwartz said Monday there's no timetable on Stafford's return. The second-year quarterback was knocked out of the season opener when Chicago's Julius...