Sunday, March 28, 2010

Schwartz amazed by Stafford

Star Tribune - Q&A with NFC North coaches - Jim Schwartz on Sirius NFL Radio
The Oakland Press - Caputo & His Boss: Detroit Lions - Rams coach asks about Stafford while considering Bradford - Mailbag: Is Barkley the saving grace of USC?

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Browns' HC Eric Mangini talks about Stafford's game heroics - Browns can't hide from heroics of Lions' Matthew Stafford - Mangini jokes he should share Emmy for Stafford drama - Eric Mangini is good natured about heroics of Lions' Matthew Stafford - Bill Ford Jr. has positive outlook on Lions' future, says spending 'is all about the fans' - Lions vice chairman Bill Ford Jr. likes what he sees

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Sunday update

There's not much news lately. Matthew was in Athens, Ga., this weekend, but other than that there's not much to report. - Michigan sports teams' merchandise sales miss mark
ESPN - How I See It: NFC North Stock Watch - Mobility could be a weapon for Georgia’s QBs
Daily Tribune - Lions' newest QB is a survivor - Sportsbooks Predict Improvement, Not Super Bowl, For Lions in 2010

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

QB Shaun Hill comments on Stafford - Shaun Hill: It's best for Lions for Matthew Stafford to play - Lions QB Shaun Hill confident in backup role - Lions' Shaun Hill content as backup, will add 'leadership'
The Oakland Press - WITH VIDEO: Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford assumes greater leadership role

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Stafford says he's healthy and 'ready to go' - Lions' Matthew Stafford feels healthy, 'ready to go' - Stafford’s knee, shoulder injuries progressing (video) - Lions' Matthew Stafford says he's feeling healthy - Lions QB Matthew Stafford excited to 'take this thing over'
The Oakland Press - Lions' QB Stafford throws at full speed - Stafford talks about Culpepper, Burleson and more - Lions' Matthew Stafford glad to have rookie season behind him, ready to lead - Lions' front office keeps Matthew Stafford involved in player moves - Matthew Stafford does it all - QB Matthew Stafford Video - Lions Listening to Stafford's Input on Prospective Offensive Players
Associated Press - Lions QB Stafford enjoys having input into offseason moves - Stafford likes the signing of Shaun Hill
Santa Rosa Press-Democrat - Shaun Hill: The exit interview - Stafford's better half in "Sexiest" March Madness field

Monday, March 15, 2010

Matthew Stafford's AXE Hair Action While Role Playing Challenge

AXE Hair Action Challenge: Hair Action While Role Playing
Bring out your best costume for the final round of the AXE Hair Action Challenge. Just upload pictures of girls playing with your hair in costume for a chance to win tickets to any 2010 sporting event in the US. Enter here.

The Detroit Lions offseason conditioning program started today. - Lions know all good teams come to pass in NFC North - Shaun Hill's arrival means a Lions' QB controversy can't be far behind - Comment rebuttal: Many of you missed the point about the Lions' impending QB controversy
The Oakland Press - Lions make the QB Shaun Hill deal official
Football News Now - OT Russell Okung visits with Lions in Allen Park - Comparison of the fantasy careers of Matthew Stafford and Mark Sanchez

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Matthew Stafford will be eased into offseason workouts - Lions' Matthew Stafford will ease into workouts - Lions acquire QB Hill from 49ers
Morning Sun - PAT CAPUTO: Defensive push is good news for Lions - Jim Schwartz on WDFN: Upgrading offensive line important, but Lions' other needs are, too (Audio 5:07)

Friday, March 12, 2010

Matthew Stafford ready to go for off-season training

The Oakland Press - Lions' QB Stafford ready to go Monday - Lions might draft backup QB? Don't believe it - Schwartz pleased with Lions' acquisitions - Detroit Good Fit for Heller - Dominic Raiola charged up over Lions' moves

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Matthew Stafford signed jersey being auctioned off for a good cause

Recently, Matthew autographed a couple of jerseys for a young fan, Reilly Parent. Reilly is a 10 year old boy that was born with a congenital defect of the bones and needs a wheelchair to move around. His parents are auctioning off one of the jerseys in order to raise funds to purchase a wheelchair van that will greatly increase his mobility. Visit Give Reilly a Lift or his Facebook page to learn more about the auction.

Here's Reilly sporting his Stafford signed jersey, and the jersey that is being auctioned off. - Fun with Lions salary information
Yahoo! Sports - Bears, Lions try to keep pace
ESPN - Next up at Highland Park

Wide receiver Nate Burleson talks about Matthew with 97.1 The Ticket.

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Monday, March 8, 2010

Old Pals: Clayton Kershaw & Matthew Stafford

Jr. Dodgers Blog - Childhood Friends: Clayton Kershaw & Matthew Stafford

Jr. Dodgers: Kershaw, Stafford - Clayton Kershaw discusses growing up in Highland Park, Texas with Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (video)

Here're some screencaptures from the video.

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Nate Burleson comments on Stafford

The Oakland Press - New Detroit Lions receiver Nate Burleson loves quarterback Matthew Stafford's emotion - Nate Burleson is fired up about playing with Lions' Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson - Burleson interview (1:21) - Burleson got a call from Stafford
ESPN - Peppers overtakes Stafford's contract

Saturday, March 6, 2010

Lions bring in help for Stafford

The Detroit Lions have signed another offensive weapon for Matthew, former Seattle Seahawks WR Nate Burleson. The Lions also added DE Kyle Vanden Bosch and DT Corey Williams to the defense, which will hopefully improve enough to keep the offense from playing from behind virtually every week. Hopefully that translates into Matthew not leading the league in pass attempts two years in a row. - Corey Williams on Lions' Matthew Stafford: 'I didn't think he'd get up'
Sports Gather - Kyle Vanden Bosch, Nate Burleson signings signal Detroit Lions makeover - Lions roar into free agency (video)

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Matthew Stafford's new AXE Hair "Hands Free Hair Action" Challenge

AXE Hair Action Challenge: Hands Free Hair Action
The next round of AXE Hair Action Challenge is here. AXE and Matthew are challenging you to get hair action with something other than your hands. It's time to get creative and have some fun! Submit your photos & videos to win some serious prizes.

1070 The Fan - Head coach Jim Schwartz talks about the toughness of his quarterback
Sports PR Blog - Interview with Matt Barnhart, Detroit Lions Director of Media Relations (Part 2)
The Oconee Enterprise - Local company offers protective sports gear

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