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FOX Sports Oct 20, 2019
Matthew Stafford becomes quickest to 40,000 passing yards, but Vikings top Lions 42-30

Matthew Stafford becomes quickest to 40,000 passing yards, but Vikings top Lions 42-30

Lions QB Matthew Stafford became the quickest player in NFL history to throw for 40,000 career yards, but was outdueled by Kirk Cousins and the Vikings in an NFC North clash that saw Minnesota walk away with a big road win.
Detroit Free Press Oct 20, 2019

Matthew Stafford is the fastest QBs to reach 40,000: A look at who he passed

The fastest QBs to reach 40,000 passing yards now includes Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford.       
ClutchPoints Oct 20, 2019
Lions QB Matthew Stafford becomes fastest player in NFL history to reach 40,000 passing yards

Lions QB Matthew Stafford becomes fastest player in NFL history to reach 40,000 passing yards

Detroit Lions franchise quarterback Matthew Stafford made history on Sunday by surpassing 40,000 career passing yards—the fastest achievement in NFL history. The fastest QB to throw for 40,000 yards? That would be @Lions QB Matt Stafford.
Detroit Free Press Oct 20, 2019
Inside Matthew Stafford's climb to 40,000 yards and his place in NFL history

Inside Matthew Stafford's climb to 40,000 yards and his place in NFL history

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford became the 21st member of the 40,000-yard club on Monday against the Green Bay Packers.        
FOX Sports Oct 20, 2019
The Latest: Detroit QB Stafford fastest to 40,000 yards

The Latest: Detroit QB Stafford fastest to 40,000 yards

The Latest on Week 7 in the NFL: Detroit Lions star Matthew Stafford is the fastest quarterback to reach 40,000 career passing yards.
ClutchPoints Oct 17, 2019
Matthew Stafford: 3 bold predictions for the Lions QB in Week 7 against Minnesota

Matthew Stafford: 3 bold predictions for the Lions QB in Week 7 against Minnesota

The Detroit Lions may still be getting the short end of the stick at times, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t have one of the most exciting QBs in Matthew Stafford. He’s stepped up his game and has become instrumental in the team’s resurgence as a competitive team this year. They have a tough […] The post Matthew Stafford: 3 bold predictions for the Lions QB in Week 7 against Minnesota appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Daily Norseman Oct 17, 2019
Vikings at Lions Week 7 Preview: Ref-erendum

Vikings at Lions Week 7 Preview: Ref-erendum

Matthew Stafford and the Lions are airing it out this season. | Photo by Dylan Buell/ To win their third straight game and avoid an 0-3 division record, the Vikings will have to beat an improved (and angry) Lions team. [Scene: a meeting room at NFL headquarters, Park Avenue, New York. Commissioner ROGER GOODELL sits at the head of an expensive boardroom table. To his right sits AL RIVERON, Senior Vice President of Officiating. To his left sits DeMAURICE SMITH, NFLPA Executive Director. Various lackeys scurry about in the background answering phones and bringing files to the leadership at...
Detroit Free Press Oct 17, 2019
Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford playing ‘maybe the best I’ve ever seen him’

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford playing ‘maybe the best I’ve ever seen him’

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is playing "maybe the best I’ve ever seen him."        
Detroit Free Press Oct 17, 2019
Detroit Lions have to stop running from issues that are deep and troubling | Opinion

Detroit Lions have to stop running from issues that are deep and troubling | Opinion

Detroit Lions have deeper problems than the referees, including an inconsistent running game and Matthew Stafford's inefficiency in the red zone.        
Detroit Free Press Oct 16, 2019
Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia praises Matthew Stafford, Don Muhlbach on upcoming milestones

Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia praises Matthew Stafford, Don Muhlbach on upcoming milestones

Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia speaks to the media on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, in Allen Park.        
ClutchPoints Oct 15, 2019
Lions QB Matthew Stafford’s wife goes off on refs on Instagram after loss to Aaron Rodgers

Lions QB Matthew Stafford’s wife goes off on refs on Instagram after loss to Aaron Rodgers

Detroit Lions fans have plenty of ammo after Monday night’s controversial loss to the Green Bay Packers. With the top spot in the division on the line, the Lions were on the wrong side of three bogus calls. The first of which was the ever sensitive pass interference subject when Marvin Jones Jr. was clearly […] The post Lions QB Matthew Stafford’s wife goes off on refs on Instagram after loss to Aaron Rodgers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Detroit Free Press Oct 15, 2019
Hey, Detroit Lions: You won't beat Packers' Aaron Rodgers — and refs — with 5 FGs

Hey, Detroit Lions: You won't beat Packers' Aaron Rodgers — and refs — with 5 FGs

Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions offense has to be better in red zone to beat good teams like the Green Bay Packers        
ClutchPoints Oct 14, 2019
Refs Give Different Signals on Kerryon Johnson’s 4th-Down Touchdown vs. Packers

Refs Give Different Signals on Kerryon Johnson’s 4th-Down Touchdown vs. Packers

Is it a touchdown? Or is it a loss of downs? The referees don’t know. On Monday, the Detroit Lions decided to run the ball on 4th-and-goal to give themselves a decisive first-quarter lead over the Green Bay Packers on Monday Night Football. Matthew Stafford handed the rock to running back Kerryon Johnson, who crossed […] The post Refs Give Different Signals on Kerryon Johnson’s 4th-Down Touchdown vs. Packers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 14, 2019
Lions’ Matthew Stafford Hits Marvin Hall for 58-yard Completion vs. Packers

Lions’ Matthew Stafford Hits Marvin Hall for 58-yard Completion vs. Packers

The Detroit Lions and veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford are off to quite the hot start on the road against the rival Green Bay Packers. With the Lions and Packers matching up in Week 6’s installment of Monday Night Football, Detroit is currently leading the way 10-0 after the first quarter despite being forced to overcome […] The post Lions’ Matthew Stafford Hits Marvin Hall for 58-yard Completion vs. Packers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 14, 2019
WATCH: Lions’ Matthew Stafford Completes 66-yard Flea Flicker on First Play vs. Packers

WATCH: Lions’ Matthew Stafford Completes 66-yard Flea Flicker on First Play vs. Packers

What’s better than a flea-flicker? A flea-flicker on the first play of the game, of course. The Detroit Lions kicked off “Monday Night Football” against the Green Bay Packers by doing just that. The result: a 66-yard Matthew Stafford-thrown pass completion to wide receiver Kenny Golladay. On the game’s very first play… The @Lions break […] The post WATCH: Lions’ Matthew Stafford Completes 66-yard Flea Flicker on First Play vs. Packers appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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