Reason why Matthew Stafford for Jared Goff trade took an extra day is awesome

At 4 p.m. on Wednesday, the official 2021 NFL league year began, and just about everybody expected that the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams would make official a trade that we have known was coming for a long time. That trade was the Lions sending Matthew Stafford to the Rams in exchange for Jared … Read more

Detroit Lions post press release as Matthew Stafford trade becomes official

We knew it was coming for quite some time now but on Thursday morning, the Detroit Lions officially announced they have traded Matthew Stafford to the Los Angeles Rams for QB Jared Goff and undisclosed draft selections. From Detroit Lions: The Detroit Lions announced today that they have acquired QB Jared Goff and undisclosed draft … Read more

Los Angeles Rams release farewell video for Jared Goff

The Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams pulled off a major trade in late January, sending veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford to Hollywood in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft capital. It was a franchise altering move for both parties. The Rams paid tribute to their former quarterback with a special video posted … Read more

Detroit Lions set to announce blockbuster QB trade that could alter future of franchise

For the past 12 seasons, when healthy, Matthew Stafford has been the starting quarterback for the Detroit Lions. But Stafford’s run with the Lions will soon “officially” come to an end when it is announced that he has been traded to the Los Angeles Rams for quarterback Jared Goff and a trio of draft picks. … Read more

Franchise tag deadline winners and losers list includes 2 Detroit Lions

Tuesday was the NFL franchise tag deadline and the Detroit Lions surprised some by deciding not to use the tag on either WR Kenny Golladay or DE Romeo Okwara. Following the deadline, CBS Sports released a “Franchise Tag Deadline Winners and Losers” list and it just so happened to include a pair of Lions. Those … Read more

Rams DL Michael Brockers says Matthew Stafford is up a level compared to Jared Goff

The Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams pulled off a major trade in late January, sending veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford to Hollywood in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft capital. It was a franchise altering move for both parties that won’t become official until later this month when the NFL League calendar … Read more

Brad Holmes discusses importance of having a veteran QB

It’s been over month since the Detroit Lions pulled off a franchise-altering deal, sending veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford to the Los Angeles Rams in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft capital. And while Lions GM Brad Holmes isn’t permitted under League rules to discuss the trade until it becomes official upon the … Read more

Mel Kiper believes Detroit Lions should build around Jared Goff

It’s been nearly a month since the Detroit Lions pulled off a franchise-altering deal, sending veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford to the Los Angeles Rams in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft capital. They also hold the 7th overall selection in the upcoming NFL Draft, and while many are calling for the Lions … Read more

Matthew Stafford says he has spoken to Jared Goff since trade went down

The Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams pulled off a major trade late last month, sending veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford to Hollywood in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft capital. Both players have offered their thoughts on their respective new professional homes in wide-ranging interviews, with Goff saying he’s happy to be … Read more

Carson Palmer implies that Matthew Stafford is just an older version of Jared Goff

The Detroit Lions are entering a new era without longtime quarterback Matthew Stafford, who was dealt to the Los Angeles Rams in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft picks. And the transaction has been the talk of the NFL world, from what the Lions can expect from having a new starting quarterback … Read more

Jared Goff says he was “extremely disappointed and upset” to be traded until he talked to Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions have a new starting quarterback and his name is Jared Goff. This past Saturday, the Lions agreed in principle to trade Matthew Stafford to the Los Angeles Rams for Goff, a pair of future first-round picks, and a third-round pick in 2021. During an exclusive interview with the Los Angeles Times, Goff … Read more

Jared Goff’s former teammate Cooper Kupp posts appreciative farewell on social media

The NFL world is still buzzing over the monumental transaction between the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams that saw quarterbacks Matthew Stafford and Jared Goff switch cities. Several of Stafford’s former teammates have shared their thoughts on the deal, and now a former teammate of Goff’s is getting in on the fun. Wide receiver … Read more

Dan Campbell describes how Lions offense might change post-Stafford

The Detroit Lions are entering a new era without longtime quarterback Matthew Stafford, who was dealt to the Los Angeles Rams in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft picks. Not only will Detroit’s offensive attack look different, but their coaching staff received a facelift with the hiring of Dan Campbell and subsequent … Read more

Ndamukong Suh says he talked to Jared Goff about going to Detroit Lions

Unless something crazy happens, Jared Goff will be the Detroit Lions starting quarterback when the 2021 season kicks off as he was part of a trade that sent Matthew Stafford to the Los Angeles Rams. Following the trade, one of Goff’s former teammates called him and talked to him about going to Detroit. That former … Read more