Matthew Stafford has perfect response to media members digging into his personal relationships

If you have ever had the opportunity to listen in to a press conference with Detroit Lions beat writers and either a player or coach, you have likely walked away baffled at some of the questions that are asked by professional journalists. If you have not yet had the opportunity to listen in, I have … Read more

Poll causes Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford to trend on Twitter

Ever since the day Matthew Stafford was drafted by the Detroit Lions, he has been a lightning rod, not only around these parts but around NFL Nation. This is especially true when comparing Stafford to other quarterbacks around the league. A while back it was Stafford vs. Kirk Cousins (Stafford dominated) and now it is … Read more

Huge injury news out of Minnesota hurts Detroit’s chances Sunday

While the Detroit Lions offered some encouraging reports about the health of Jarrad Davis, Travis Swanson, and Taylor Decker earlier today, it’s an injury update from the other land of lakes that should grab the attention of fans. Sam Bradford (knee) is out Sunday. Mike Zimmer: "He's feeling better, he's just not ready to play." — Chad … Read more

3 Biggest takeaways from the Detroit Lions’ 30-26 loss to Atlanta Falcons

The Lions beat the Falcons 33-30 on Sunday on a last-minute TD pass from Matthew Stafford to Golden…wait…what? They reviewed what? A 10-second WHAT?!? So, I stand corrected. The Lions fell to the Falcons 30-26 to fall to 2-1 on the season. Here are the three biggest takeaway from that game. FINAL PLAY FIASCO Lions … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 3 Game Plan: How to defeat the Atlanta Falcons

After dismantling the New York Giants 24-10 on Monday Night Football, the Detroit Lions are 2-0 and in sole possession of first place in the NFC North. But are they for real? Heading into the 2017 regular season, each of the Lions first two opponents (Arizona Cardinals and New York Giants) were thought of as playoff … Read more

GOTTA SEE IT: Jimmy Fallon’s puppy gang pick Super Bowl LI winner

Can’t decide whether to pick the Pats or the Falcons? Stumped on the Brady vs Ryan debate? Well have no fear, Jimmy Fallon and a bunch of puppies are here! The puppies usually do a pretty good job picking winners of March Madness and the Super Bowl, so maybe Fallon’s onto something here. Regardless, it … Read more

Detroit Lions could end up with Pro Bowl player after all

When the NFL Pro Bowl teams were announced in late December, it came as a bit of a surprise that not a single player from the Detroit Lions made the NFC roster. At the time of the announcement, the Lions were sitting in first place in the NFC North, controlling their own destiny for a … Read more

Detroit Sports Nation: 2016 NFL Quarterback Power Rankings

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. To have success in the NFL on the offensive side of the football, … Read more

Matthew Stafford and Matt Ryan team up with wives to win church league hoops title [Photo]

It looks like a couple of fellow NFL quarterbacks are making the best of their offseason. Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan teamed up with their wives to win a church league basketball championship. The Stafford’s and the Ryan’s helped lead Wieuca Road Baptist Church in Atlanta to the league title. … Read more