Barry Sanders: It will be 'very difficult' for Lions to replace Matthew Stafford
Matthew Stafford is set to become the latest Lions star to leave the club in his early 30s. Barry Sanders, who's been in those shoes, joined Good Morning Football and said he understands why Detroit and Stafford agreed to part ways this offseason.
Matthew Stafford era in Detroit likely over as star QB requests trade
After meetings in recent weeks in which Matthew Stafford expressed a desire for a fresh start, the Lions understood his position and plan to begin discussing trade options in the coming weeks for their star quarterback, per sources.
New Lions GM Brad Holmes on Matthew Stafford's future: My job is to 'evaluate the entire roster'
In his introductory presser, Lions general manager Brad Holmes was complimentary of Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford, but said it was the GM's job to evaluate the entire roster.
Pros and cons for each remaining NFL head-coaching vacancy
Who wouldn't want to coach Justin Herbert? Can Sam Darnold be revived? Ex-NFL GM Charley Casserly runs through the pros and cons of each head-coaching vacancy.
Ranking NFL head-coach openings: Chargers, Jags jobs shine
Judy Battista ranks all six head-coach openings in the NFL in the wake of the 2020 season. Is any job better than developing Chargers QB Justin Herbert?
QB Index, Week 17: Aaron Rodgers reclaims No. 1 ranking
Was Aaron Rodgers' Week 16 performance enough to oust Patrick Mahomes from No. 1? How far did Kyler Murray fall after struggling last Sunday? NFL.com editors evaluate the QB rankings heading into the final week of the 2020 NFL regular season.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 17: Six players who need a fresh start in 2021
In the wake of his release, Dwayne Haskins might benefit from a change-of-scenery reset. Who else could use an offseason move? David Carr lists offensive players in need of a fresh start. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 offensive players in 2020.
Matthew Stafford suffers ankle injury early in Lions' loss to Bucs
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford did not return to Saturday's game against the Buccaneers after suffering an ankle injury in the first quarter.
QB Index, Week 16: Jalen Hurts, Mitch Trubisky rise up the rankings
Is Jalen Hurts already a top-20 quarterback? Has Mitch Trubisky truly turned a corner in his NFL career? NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy heading into Week 16 of the 2020 NFL season.
Debrief: Previewing movers and shakers in 2021 QB market
Will Carson Wentz be playing for someone other than the Eagles in 2021? Gregg Rosenthal eyes available names and needy teams in the upcoming QB market.
Injury roundup: Dolphins' Gesicki, Parker, Grant inactive vs. Patriots
Tua Tagovailoa will be without a few weapons on Sunday. Dolphins tight end Mike Gesicki (shoulder), and wide receivers DeVante Parker (hamstring) and Jakeem Grant (hamstring) are officially inactive vs. the Patriots.
Saturday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 15
Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Darius Slay (concussion) is officially out for Sunday's road game vs. the Cardinals, the team announced.
Lions QB Matthew Stafford limited in practice, questionable to play vs. Titans
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is officially listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Titans.
QB Index, Week 15: Aaron Rodgers overtakes Patrick Mahomes at No. 1
Does Aaron Rodgers deserve the title of QB1 over Patrick Mahomes? NFL.com editors assess the quarterback hierarchy heading into Week 15 of the 2020 NFL season.
Thursday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 15
The Detroit Lions are monitoring the status of center Frank Ragnow as he deals with a fractured throat suffered in Week 14. Here are the other injury and roster news from Thursday.
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 15
After the Detroit Lions quarterback missed Tuesday's practice due to a rib injury he suffered in Week 14, interim coach Darrell Bevell said he's prepared for the veteran to sit out the rest of the week. Plus, other injury and roster news we're tracking on Wednesday.
Lions QB Matthew Stafford (ribs) not ruled out vs. Titans
Matthew Stafford's chances of playing in Week 15 aren't great, but they're still alive. Despite experiencing significant pain from his ribs injury, Stafford hasn't been ruled out for Detroit's meeting with Tennessee, Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero report.
Bevell: 'Too early to tell' whether Matthew Stafford (ribs) will miss time
Matthew Stafford wasn't able to finish Sunday's 31-24 loss to the Packers. It remains to be seen whether he will start next week versus the Titans.
QB Index, Week 14: Baker Mayfield vaults into top 15
Lamar Jackson and Baker Mayfield are trending up heading into their prime-time Week 14 matchup. NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy entering the final quarter of the 2020 NFL season.
Fantasy football waiver wire targets for Week 14 of 2020 NFL season
Marcas Grant breaks down his picks for players worth a look on the fantasy waiver wire following Week 13.
NFL stats and records, Week 13: Carr, Ruggs connect on Miracle at the Meadowlands III
Every week the NFL Media Research team puts together the best notes from Sunday's slate of games. Here are the top nuggets from Week 13.
Matthew Stafford credits interim coach Darrell Bevell's 'infectious' energy after comeback win
Darrell Bevell's first game as interim head coach of the Lions was a wild rollercoaster ride. With the cloud of the Matt Patricia-era lifted, it was clear Detroit players were willing to fight for Bevell.
QB Index, Week 13: Russell Wilson slips out of top three
NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy heading into Week 13 of the 2020 NFL season. Who overtook Russell Wilson for the No. 3 spot? How far did Cam Newton fall?
Matthew Stafford avoids Patricia criticism after firing: 'It's important to win'
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford avoiding criticizing Matt Patricia after his former coach was fired this weekend.
'GMFB' explores landing spots for Matthew Stafford
The "Good Morning Football" crew explores landing spots for QB Matthew Stafford.
Wyche, Silver: Two teams that Stafford could land with in 2021
NFL Network's Steve Wyche and Michael Silver explain two teams that Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford could land with in 2021.
Rapoport: The factor that could have kept Stafford in Detroit for 2021
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport shares the factor that could have kept Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford in Detroit for 2021
Pelissero, Rapoport on the trade market for Stafford
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero and NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport examine the trade market for Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford.
Pelissero: Lions, Stafford mutually agree to part ways
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports that the Detroit Lions and quarterback Matthew Stafford have mutually agreed to part ways.
'GMFB' proposes mock Deshaun Watson trade packages
The "Good Morning Football" crew proposes mock Deshaun Watson trade packages for the Houston Texans.
Top 10 connections by air-distance yards | 2020 season
Check out the Top 10 longest throws (by air distance) from the 2020 NFL season, according to Next Gen Stats.
Vikings vs. Lions highlights | Week 17
Watch all the highlights of the Week 17 matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the Detroit Lions.
Marvin Jones' double move leaves DB in the turf on 26-yard TD
Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones' double move leaves Minnesota Vikings defensive back in the turf on 26-yard touchdown.
Stafford hits Marvin Jones downfield for 38 yards
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford hits wide receiver Marvin Jones downfield for 38 yards against the Minnesota Vikings.
Matthew Stafford puts MAJOR heat behind 20-yard TD dart to Quintez Cephus
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford puts MAJOR heat behind 20-yard touchdown dart to wide receiver Quintez Cephus against the Minnesota Vikings.
Stafford dials launch codes on 43-yard TD strike to Marvin Jones
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford dials launch codes on 43-yard touchdown strike to wide receiver Marvin Jones against the Minnesota Vikings.
Matthew Stafford slings one to Marvin Jones for 23 yards
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford slings one to wide receiver Marvin Jones Jr. for 23 yards against the Minnesota Vikings.
Matthew Stafford limps to locker room after first-quarter injury
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford limps to locker room after first-quarter injury.
Pelissero: Matthew Stafford to play in Lions' final two regular-season games
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero shares that Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford will play in the final two games of the 2020 NFL season.
Top catches of the week | Week 15
Watch the top catches of Week 15 during the NFL 2020 season.
Lions vs. Titans highlights | Week 15
Watch the game highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the Detroit Lions and the Tennessee Titans.
Matthew Stafford's huge launch can't be contained by Titans
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford's huge launch can't be contained by the Tennessee Titans.
Matthew Stafford dials launch codes to Marvin Jones. Jr. for 39 yards
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford dials launch codes to wide receiver Marvin Jones. Jr. for 39 yards.
Matthew Stafford's throw to Hunter Bryant couldn't be more perfect for 44 yards
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford's throw to tight end Hunter Bryant couldn't be more perfect for 44 yards.
Matthew Stafford places TD pass perfectly between defenders
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford places a touchdown pass perfectly between two Tennessee Titans' defenders.
Rapoport: Ezekiel Elliott a surprise inactive vs. 49ers
Ian Rapoport reports that Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is a surprise inactive vs. the San Francisco 49ers in Week 15.
Rapoport: Stafford's status 'in doubt' for Week 15
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport shares Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford's status 'in doubt' for Week 15.