Matthew Stafford

Matthew Stafford, Week 3 Fantasy Preview

Following a disappointing Week 1, Matt Stafford racked up three touchdowns and continues to throw deep down the field, but faces a tough Patriots seco

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Week 3 O-line ranks: Can you trust Lamar Miller?

The fantasy football world has lagged behind when it comes to effectively measuring the impact blocking has on fantasy production, so last year I …

Lamar Miller

Todd Gurley, Matthew Stafford headline week two NFL performances of former Georgia football players

Chicago’s victory over Seattle on Monday night wrapped up another week of NFL action. Once again, several former Georgia Bulldogs stood out across …

Athens, GA

Last year, Matthew Stafford was the NFL's No. 2 deep passer. This year, he's 32nd.

ALLEN PARK -- Don't look now, but the Detroit Lions are averaging 4.2 yards per carry. That's 13th in the league. Hey, that's pretty good.<p>Friendly …

Michigan

Fantasy: Week 3 Rankings (Early Edition)

Rk<p>Player<p>Team<p>Opp<p>1<p>Patrick Mahomes<p>KC<p>vs SF<p>2<p>Tom Brady<p>NE<p>@ DET<p>3<p>Ben Roethlisberger<p>PIT<p>@ TB<p>4<p>Cam Newton<p>CAR<p>vs CIN<p>5<p>Aaron Rodgers<p>GB<p>@ WAS<p>6<p>Deshaun Watson<p>HOU<p>vs …

Lamar Jackson

Detroit Lions film review: Why Matthew Stafford can't hit Marvin Jones

Matthew Stafford got the coverage he wanted.<p>With 45 seconds left in the first half of Sunday’s loss to the San Francisco 49ers and the Lions …

New York Jets

LeGarrette Blount ejected with Lions losing in fourth quarter

Getty Images<p>The Lions are playing an ugly game for the second week in a row, and they’re not happy about it.<p>Lions running back LeGarrette Blount took …

LeGarrette Blount

Three quick takeaways from 49ers' 30-27 Week 2 win

<b>FINAL, 49ers 30-27:</b> The Lions get the ball back at their own 16 with 1:08 remaining in regulation but no timeouts. It’s too tall an order for Matthew …

San Francisco

Refocused, NFL Week 2: San Francisco 49ers 30, Detroit Lions 27

The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Detroit Lions, 30-27, continuing the second full week of action in the NFL.<p>PFF’s ReFocused series this season …

San Francisco

Richard Sherman: Sunday’s win feels like a loss

That’s the type of attitude this young 49ers team needs. It held a 30-13 advantage early in the fourth quarter, only to see Matthew Stafford lead …

Richard Sherman

Piersall fires 2-under 70, earns Bulldogs T7 spot after Day 1 in Hartford

South Kent, Conn. – Led by a 2-under round of 70 from sophomore <b>Nick Piersall (Portland, Conn.)</b>, the Bryant University men's golf team sits tied for …

America East

LeGarrette Blount ejected for laying out 49ers defender over Matthew Stafford hit

Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports<p>Detroit Lions running back LeGarrette Blount was ejected in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game against the San Francisco …

San Francisco

NFL Fantasy Football Week 2: Start' em, sit 'em advice from ESPN, CBS Sports, Yahoo! Sports and more

It's Week 2 of the 2018 NFL Football season. Who should you start or sit in fantasy football? Should Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford or Redskins …

Fantasy Football

LeGarrette Blount ejected for coming off bench to hit 49ers player

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The Lions have lost another starter, this time of their own volition.<p>Just minutes after losing cornerback Darius Slay to a …

San Francisco

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford carries sagging roster; for how long?

Matthew Stafford is not the problem. He had a bad game, one he owned. He rarely has two bad games in a row.<p>So, if you are worried about what you saw …

Hall of Fame

49ers highlights: Eljiah Lee, Cassius Marsh combine for turnover

Elijah Lee missed an open field tackle early in Sunday’s game against the Lions, but he came up with a huge strip of quarterback Matthew Stafford later in the game.<p>The 49ers pass rush forced Stafford outside the pocket, and Lee flew up to knock the ball away as the quarterback tried to evade the …

San Francisco

Elijah Lee strips Matthew Stafford on scramble outside the pocket

San Francisco 49ers

49ers hang on to beat Lions 30-27

Scoring Summary<p>first Quarter<p>DET<p>SF<p>FG<p>6:18<p>Robbie Gould 45 Yd Field Goal<p>8 plays, 63 yards, 4:34<p>0<p>3<p>TD<p>2:45<p>Kenny Golladay 30 Yd pass from Matthew Stafford …

Robbie Gould

Matthew Stafford needs to rediscover his deep-ball accuracy

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Marvin Jones Jr. was deep downfield, a step past everyone. It’s a play the Detroit Lions had completed repeatedly last season. …

San Francisco

Lions Hope to Mine Success Against 49ers After Rocky Start to Season

The Detroit Lions try to overcome a disastrous start to the NFL season when the team takes on the 49ers in San Francisco.<p>Quinn Klinefelter/WDET<p>It’s a …

San Francisco

LeGarrette Blount Ejected for Laying Out Elijah Lee After Matthew Stafford Hit

Detroit Lions running back LeGarrette Blount hit the locker room earlier than expected Sunday, getting ejected in the fourth quarter of his team's 30-27 loss to the San Francisco 49ers.<p>According to NBC Sports Bay Area's Matt Maiocco, Blount appeared to take exception to a hit on Lions quarterback …

Sports

San Francisco 49ers: Three keys to Sunday’s matchup with the Detroit Lions

The San Francisco 49ers look to rebound from their week one loss as they host Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions. Three areas hold the key to the …

San Francisco 49ers

Jets vs. Dolphins: Stopping Kenny Stills among keys for New York's defense

The Jets defense did an excellent job of stopping the Lions offense in their tracks on Monday night. Now, another test awaits in a Dolphins team that scored 27 points Week 1.<p>New Jack City and Darron Lee came away with a combined five interceptions in Detroit, forcing Matthew Stafford into multiple …

Kenny Stills

Matthew Stafford doesn’t put “much credit” to Jets knowing signals, changes them anyway

Getty Images<p>After the Jets crushed the Jets on Monday night, linebacker Darron Lee said that part of the reason the Jets knew what the Lions were …

NBCUniversal

Matthew Stafford doesn't give "much credit" to Jets knowing signals, changes them anyway

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Ian Rapoport

Detroit Lions vs. San Francisco 49ers: Time, TV, game info

<b>Detroit Lions (0-1) at San Francisco 49ers (0-1)</b><p><b>When:</b> 4:05 p.m., Sunday.<p><b>Where:</b> Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara, Calif.<p><b>TV/radio:</b> Fox; WJR-AM (760).<p><b>Line:</b> …

San Francisco

Matthew Stafford on Matt Patricia's coaching style: "I appreciate it." Said every coach he's had here (Schwartz/Caldwell/Patricia) has been different. Called him both "fiery" and "aggressive."

Matthew Stafford on Matt Patricia's coaching style: "I appreciate it." Said every coach he's had here (Schwartz/Caldwell/Patricia) has been …

Matt Patricia

NFL Insiders predict: Week 2 upsets, fantasy flops, sleepers, more

Our panel of NFL Insiders predict Week 2's biggest upsets, fantasy flops and potential sleepers.<p>Plus: biggest areas of concern after one week, where …

VEON

Lions QB Matthew Stafford ‘healthy and good to go’ for Week 2

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford will be ready to go for the team’s Week 2 matchup with the San Francisco 49ers after suffering a leg …

San Francisco 49ers

Lions injury report: Matthew Stafford (shin) full practice LeGarrette Blount (shoulder) full practice Ezekiel Ansah (shoulder) limited practice T.J. Lang (back) no practice Andrew Donnal (knee) no practice

Lions injury report: Matthew Stafford (shin) full practice LeGarrette Blount (shoulder) full practice Ezekiel Ansah (shoulder) limited practice T.J. …

LeGarrette Blount