Sean McVay on Jared Goff's days as Rams QB: 'There's a lot of times you can smile on'
Speaking Thursday about his soon-to-be former quarterback Jared Goff, Rams coach Sean McVay looked back fondly on the days of Goff and deemed it unfair to pin the team's recent offensive woes squarely on the shoulders of the QB.
Matthew Stafford on trade to Rams: 'I asked to go to a team that was ready to win a championship'
In the aftermath of his blockbuster trade to the Rams, Matthew Stafford reiterated that his desire was to play for a contender. Did that mean the Patriots weren't on his wish list?
Stafford Family pledges $1M parting gift for Detroit education center
Before their move to Los Angeles becomes official, Matthew and Kelly Stafford pledged $1 million to help build a new education center in Detroit.
QB Index: Ranking the 59 starting quarterbacks of the 2020 NFL season
NFL.com editors evaluated every quarterback who started a game (including the playoffs) during the 2020 NFL season to create a complete ranking from 1 to 59. Did winning Super Bowl LV give Tom Brady enough juice to knock MVP Aaron Rodgers from the top spot?
Matthew Stafford on trade to Rams: 'I wanted to shoot my shot'
Matthew Stafford said that if he'd stayed in Detroit, the organization might have continued to be marred in mediocrity, never having a roster good enough to compete with the best, but never be bad enough to bottom out.
Bucs' success of Brady signing has NFL eyeing massive QB movement
Last March, Tampa Bay went all in with the signing of Tom Brady, a get-rich-quick scheme that paid off handsomely. Now, after the Bucs' success, many in this copycat league are bracing for falling dominos, with unprecedented quarterback movement this offseason, writes Michael Silver.
Aaron Donald: Rams 'shocked' by Jared Goff trade, excited for Matthew Stafford's arrival
Jared Goff's trade didn't surprise his former teammate, Todd Gurley, but stunned his current -- and now former -- teammates. One of those teammates was all-world defensive tackle Aaron Donald.
Super Bowl or bust! Ten men I want to see lifting the Lombardi Trophy
As Tom Brady prepares to make his 10th Super Bowl appearance -- aiming to win his SEVENTH ring -- Marc Sessler yearns to see future Lombardi lifts from 10 individuals who truly span the NFL in age and experience.
Dan Campbell on Lions' future post-Stafford: 'What do we look like in two years?'
Although the blockbuster trade of Matthew Stafford and Jared Goff can't be consummated until the new league year opens on March 17, new Lions head coach Dan Campbell expressed excitement about his team's future.
Jared Goff excited to be with Lions franchise that wants, appreciates him
Jared Goff is heading to Detroit in a blockbuster trade between the Lions and Rams. The two-time Pro Bowl quarterback tells Michael Silver, "I'm just excited to be somewhere that I know wants me and appreciates me."
Lions to trade Matthew Stafford to Rams in blockbuster deal involving Jared Goff, picks
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Saturday night that Lions QB Matthew Stafford is headed to the Rams in exchange for Jared Goff and a package of picks.
Lions expected to trade Matthew Stafford before Super Bowl
Matthew Stafford could have a new NFL home as soon as next week. Interest in the Lions star quarterback is significant and a trade is expected before the Super Bowl, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Saturday.
Houston Texans CANNOT trade Deshaun Watson; three fits for Matthew Stafford
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explains why the Houston Texans simply CANNOT trade Deshaun Watson. Plus, three potential fits for Matthew Stafford and a look at Detroit's unique rebuilding approach.
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.
Matthew Stafford highlights | 2020 season
Watch some of Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford's best plays from his 2020 season with the Detroit Lions.
PFF: Will Wentz succeed in Indianapolis?
PFF's George Chahrouri breaks down whether quarterback Carson Wentz will succeed with the Indianapolis Colts.
James Jones: Rams will be 'scary' with Matthew Stafford at QB
NFL Network's James Jones and David Carr discuss how quarterback Matthew Stafford will fit with the Los Angeles Rams.
Cliff Avril gives advice to Bucs, Chiefs prior to Super Bowl LV
Former Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril gives advice to to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Kansas City Chiefs prior to Super Bowl LV.
Rapoport: Panthers 'dark-horse' team to trade for Watson after losing out on Stafford
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport says that the Carolina Panthers are a 'dark-horse' team to trade for Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson after losing out on Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford.
Rapoport: Saints want Jameis Winston back, weren't in on Stafford
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport says that the New Orleans Saints want quarterback Jameis Winston back and weren't in on Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford.
Did Lions or Rams set themselves up for Super Bowl with QB trades?
NFL Network's David Carr, LaDainian Tomlinson and Maurice Jones-Drew give their thoughts on the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams trading quarterbacks heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Rapoport details Matthew Stafford, Jared Goff trade between Lions, Rams
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport details the Matthew Stafford, Jared Goff trade between the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams.
Bill Plaschke on Stafford trade: Rams are now 'Super Bowl contenders'
Los Angeles Times columnist Bill Plaschke joins "NFL Now" for an interview.
Sam Farmer: Rams' trade for Stafford is the latest 'splash move'
Los Angeles Times NFL writer Sam Farmer joins "NFL Now" to discuss the Los Angeles Rams trading for quarterback Matthew Stafford.
Kurt Warner reacts to the Rams trading for Stafford
NFL Network's Kurt Warner reacts to the Los Angeles Rams trading trading quarterback Jared Goff and draft picks for QB Matthew Stafford.
Daniel Jeremiah: How Stafford trade may affect QBs in the draft
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah breaks down how the Detroit Lions' QB Matthew Stafford trade might affect the 2021 NFL Draft.
Pelissero: Why you can't compare Goff-Stafford deal to potential compensation for Watson, Wentz
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero explains why QB Jared Goff's trade isn't comparable to potential compensation for Texans QB Deshaun Watson or Eagles QB Carson Wentz.
Rapoport: Why Lions traded away Stafford for Goff
NFL insider Ian Rapoport breaks down why the Detroit Lions made the trade with the Los Angeles Rams for QBs Matthew Stafford and Jared Goff.
Pelissero: 'Multiple teams' offered '21 Round 1 draft picks for Stafford before Rams deal
NFL reporter Tom Pelissero breaks down the trade between the Los Angeles Rams and Detroit Lions for QBs Jared Goff and Matthew Stafford.
Michael Silver reacts to Rams' decision to trade away Goff
NFL reporter Michael Silver reacts to the Los Angeles Rams' decision to move on from QB Jared Goff in a blockbuster trade with the Detroit Lions for Matthew Stafford.
Terrell Davis, Scott Pioli examine Colts' top QB trade candidates for 2021
NFL Network's Terrell Davis and Scott Pioli examine the Indianapolis Colts' top quarterback trade candidates for 2021.
Kurt Warner's Top 3 QB storylines for 2021
NFL Network's Kurt Warner's Top 3 QB storylines for 2021.
'GMFB': Most intriguing QBs that could be on the market this offseason
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses the most intriguing QBs on the market this offseason.
'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.