- Earlier in the week, Matthew Stafford was getting all of the national love. Now it’s Jim Bob Cooter’s turn:
One former Lions player to me on OC Jim Bob Cooter: " His offense is the most diverse I've ever been in & best at attacking a defense"— trey wingo (@wingoz) October 27, 2016
Player who's not being talked about enough: Matthew Stafford. Lions QB has been outstanding. Evolution goes back to last year & OC change.— Jim Trotter (@JimTrotter_NFL) October 27, 2016
- NFL.com looked at potential trades for every NFC team. The article suggests the Detroit Lions try to make a swing for a veteran cornerback like 49ers corner Tramaine Brock.
- Get ready for a penalty-filled game between the Lions and Texans:
- Today in Matthew Stafford takes: SB Nation’s Louis Bien believes Stafford is one of the most confounding quarterbacks of our time, while Steven Ruiz of USA Today’s “For the Win” rallies against any sort of Stafford-for-MVP talk.
- Regardless of what the national media says about Stafford, his new teammate Justin Forsett is very impressed with him:
Justin Forsett told me the only QB he's ever played with that is in charge of so many different thing in game as Stafford. Peyton Manning.— James Palmer (@JamesPalmerTV) October 27, 2016
- Congratulations to Marvin Jones!
Marvin Jones and his wife welcomed a baby girl into the world yesterday. It's the couple's fourth child, first daughter.— Justin Rogers (@Justin_Rogers) October 27, 2016
- What is Stafford’s favorite cartoon character? (Hint: it may be why he’s turned into “Wheels” Stafford as of late.) Find out on this week’s episode of #AskALion.