Matthew Stafford RUMORS & NEWS

  • Matt Stafford's Wife Will Choose the Lions Cheerleaders

    The Big Lead "Matt Stafford’s wife, Kelly, was a cheerleader at Georgia, and while collegiate cheerleading is a markedly different endeavor than whatever it is NFL cheerleaders do, there is enough overlap the Lions felt Kelly Stafford was qualified to help select this year’s squad. There is a greater..." June 23

  • Matthew Stafford has moved on from Calvin Johnson

    Sportsnaut "Calvin Johnson who? After spending seven seasons playing with Johnson and recording some absurd numbers, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has reportedly closed the “Megatron” chapter in his book. This was Stafford’s response when asked how long it took to move on from Johnson after..." May 27

  • Matthew Stafford didn't push Calvin Johnson to keep playing, expects WR to stay retired

    Michigan Live "Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford had a strong suspicion Calvin Johnson might be playing his final season last year. After seven years together, you tend to get a sense for these kinds of things. "I had some inklings, and some conversations with him, and I know him well enough to know..." May 20

  • Detroit Lions GM Bob Quinn says he won't trade Matthew Stafford

    Detroit Free Press "The Detroit Lions will not trade quarterback Matthew Stafford. At least, that was general manager Bob Quinn’s statement today, when he was asked about the recent predraft trades that netted the Tennessee Titans and Cleveland Browns a bounty of picks. “I haven’t thought about that and I have..." April 21

  • Stafford 'knew the NFL was kind of wearing on' Johnson

    Detroit Free Press "News that Calvin Johnson was considering retirement came as a bombshell to many, but not Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford. Stafford, speaking to media before taking part in a coaching clinic at his alma matter Georgia on Friday, said he wasn't surprised that Johnson decided to walk..." March 26

  • Steve Young on Stafford: It's time for him to step up

    Detroit Free Press "Steve Young sees a little bit of himself in Matthew Stafford - his carefree, disheveled self. "I actually know him only through Van Heusen," Young said of the menswear company both he and Stafford promoted in recent years. "He was a Van Heusen guy with Jerry (Rice) and I one year. And it..." February 05