Tag Archive: Matthew Stafford

Nov 25

The Sports Bank.net: Detroit Lions own stupidity keeps them from controlling NFC North


When the Detroit Lions are your bellwether, your division is another NFC Least. The NFC was considered one of the strongest divisions in the NFL just a month ago. But since then, the Green Bay Packers lost Aaron Rodgers, degrading into a shell of themselves in the process. The Minnesota Vikings continued to stay in …

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Aug 12

The Sports Bank.net: Make or break season for Detroit Lions leadership

If you’ve been around Detroit Lions training camp already this summer, you know it’s a make or break season for the Motor City’s NFL team. The NFC North runs through the Green Bay Packers, and both the Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings have the potential to be 10 win teams again. A year after Coach …

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Aug 11

Top 10 Quarterback-Wide Receiver Duos of 2013: Stafford-Johnson

1. Were you expecting anyone else at number one? Calvin Johnson is the undisputed number one wide receiver in the league, while Mathew Stafford’s arm competes with the best of them. Before Matthew Stafford, the Detroit Lions struggled to find a consistent quarterback, and as a result, Calvin Johnson’s statistics fluctuated. But after Detroit drafted …

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Nov 21

Lions-Texans Thanksgiving Game Preview

Green Bay Packers v Detroit Lions

In recent years as, turkey day approached, I would start getting all nostalgic and look at the history of football being played on Thanksgiving. There are two things that we know for sure on Thanksgiving when it comes to the NFL. There will be a Lions game, and there will be a Cowboys game. Personally, …

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Oct 23

Charles Tillman and Bears’ D shut down Calvin Johnson and Detroit


Lions receiver Calvin Johnson entered Monday night’s game in Chicago averaging 112 receiving yards a game. Then he went up against Bears cornerback Charles Tillman. The result was a bad game for Johnson, who caught just three of the 11 passes thrown to him, for 34 yards, and a bad game for the Lions’ offense. …

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Sep 14

Rip_City’s Five on Friday (Lions vs Niners)


1. Stopping the run, last year sf gashed the lions consistently defensive backfield lacks talent and has been banged up… 2. Win turnover battle, lions were lucky to win week 1 after turning the ball over 3 times and they won’t get the same results now as they are playing a much better team 3. …

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Sep 06

Detroit Lions Preview


I wrote an early Lions Preview a little while back and now after the preseason, I feel some of the questions I was wondering have been answered. This Detroit Lions team appears to be a team that will be able to compete for wins on Sunday. I do not think they are a playoff team yet, but I feel they are on the verge of becoming one. A few quality players at certain positions and the Lions will be able to compete for the division.

Apr 26

1st Round NFL Draft Coverage

The Counselor is IN: I am live blogging the first round of the NFL Draft. I will update this post continually as the picks are selected. 1. Detroit – Matt Stafford, QB, Georgia The Lions were able to get a deal done with Stafford and his agent last night. He will be the face of …

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