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Lions notes: Matthew Stafford sixth on list of top QBs 25 or under

Lions notes looks at Matthew Stafford, Ryan Broyles, Darius Slay and more.

Tom Pennington
  • Matthew Stafford came in at No. 6 on's list of the top 10 quarterbacks 25 or under.
  • Comparing his most recent recovery from a torn ACL to the one he went through in 2011 and 2012, Ryan Broyles said this week that he feels "a lot stronger at this point this year" than he did at this time last year.
  • Darius Slay said this week that it's "killing" him to be on the sideline during OTAs, but he's learning a lot from the veterans on the team.
  • Mean Joe Greene recently said that Ndamukong Suh can't let critics change the way he plays, and Suh responded this week by saying that he has no plans to let that happen.
  • Surprise, surprise: Suh still hasn't heard from Warren Sapp.
  • The Lions' official site has a two-part interview with Suh.
  • Barry Sanders was a guest on the Rich Eisen Podcast this week, as was Brady Hoke.
  • Ron Bartell is planning to open a restaurant on Livernois Avenue.
  • The NFL reportedly reached out to Titus Young to try and help him 18 months ago, but he wasn't interested.

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