Today is the day! Matthew's professional career gets underway today. According to Lions head coach Jim Schwartz, Matthew will not start, but he will play in the second quarter and will likely start the second pre-season game.
Today's game against the Atlanta Falcons will air at 4:00 PM on the NFL Network.
The Holland Sentinel - No. 1 pick Stafford to make NFL debut today
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NFL.com - QBs performing in a 'near dead heat'
AJC.com - Stafford, Johnson go from rivals to teammates
AJC.com - Stafford benched! (Not really, he’s just not starting)
FreeP.com - Really doesn't matter who starts Lions' exhibition opener
MLive.com - Daunte Culpepper to start Lions' preseason opener, then what? Coach Jim Schwartz won't say