1. NFL Power Rankings 2017 Examining Pecking Order After Week 3 of Preseason

    The New England Patriots sit atop the NFL heading into the 2017 season. While power rankings can be more polarizing than someone like Tim Tebow , most can get behind the idea of Tom Brady and the Patriots leading the way...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 months ago 11,219 reads 0 comments

  2. Aaron Rodgers Talks Possible New Packers Contract After Matthew Stafford Deal

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers didn't seem eager to jump into contract negotiations Tuesday even though fellow NFC North signal-caller Matthew Stafford signed an extension to be the highest-paid player in the league...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 22,190 reads 0 comments

  3. Eddie George Says Tom Brady Is Underpaid, Should Get More Than Matthew Stafford

    Former Pro Bowl running back Eddie George isn't a fan of Matthew Stafford 's newest contract. When asked by TMZ about the Detroit Lions quarterback, George explained: "He's 0-3 in the playoffs...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 6,568 reads 0 comments

  4. Matthew Stafford, Lions Agree on Contract to Make QB Highest-Paid Player in NFL

    The Detroit Lions announced on Aug. 28 they agreed to terms with quarterback Matthew Stafford on a contract extension through the 2022 season. The five-year extension is worth $135 million, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 177,304 reads 0 comments

  5. NFL Preseason Week 3 Roundup: Edelman, Ware Injuries Cast Pall on Friday Action

    It's dress rehearsal time! It's the all-important third week of the preseason, when NFL teams give their starters their longest look before the games start to count in September...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 38,178 reads 0 comments

  6. Fantasy Football 2017: Preseason Mock Draft Strategy, Rankings and Analysis

    Fantasy football drafts represent the biggest hurdle between owners and a league championship. Owners have other options available to them when it comes to improving rosters...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 months ago 5,725 reads 0 comments

  7. Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Matthew Stafford Has That MVP Look

    Could Matthew Stafford crash the MVP party? Can anything break up the love affair between NFL owners and Roger Goodell? And why are the Colts going back on their word? 1...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 5 months ago 70,668 reads 0 comments

  8. The Highest-Paid NFL Players Heading into the 2017-18 Season

    Like contracts in any sport, the cash doled out to NFL players can be eyebrow-raising. Quarterbacks, of course, pepper the top of the lists no matter which way one wants to sort them...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 months ago 21,201 reads 0 comments

  9. Fantasy Football Big Board Heading into Preseason Week 2

    If there’s noteworthy news in the offseason, usually it’s something negative. Positive reports about players in offseason workouts mean little to me, but when trying to ...

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 5 months ago 98,968 reads 0 comments

  10. 2017 Fantasy Football: Best Value Draft Picks

    Values, overvalues, sleepers, lottery tickets, players to target, players to avoid. You've probably heard a variety of these terms during every fantasy football draft season in articles just like this one...

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 5 months ago 139,686 reads 0 comments

  11. Matthew Stafford Contract Has a 'Long Way to Go' Says Lions GM Bob Quinn

    Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn said Saturday there is still plenty of work to be done before the team comes to terms on a contract extension with quarterback Matthew Stafford ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 7,251 reads 0 comments

  12. Which Value QBs Should Fantasy Owners Target Late?

    Which late-round quarterbacks are the best to target in your fantasy football draft? See more above. Connect to the stories, teams, athletes and highlights that make the game more than a game...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 6 months ago 1,923 reads 0 comments

  13. Matthew Stafford, Lions Have 'Substantial Gap' in New Contract Talks

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford , who is entering the final year of his contract, reportedly is "actively talking" with the team about a contract extension, but a "substantial ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 5,294 reads 0 comments

  14. Matthew Stafford Says 'No Timetable' on Completing New Contract with Lions

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford said Saturday there is "no timetable" for getting a new contract done with the team. According to Kyle Meinke of MLive Media Group, Stafford acknowledged that talks are ongoing, however...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 5,326 reads 0 comments

  15. NFL Teams Stuck in a Rut Heading into 2017

    The middle is no place to be in the NFL . Sure, it's fine if a team is trending upward and able to go from seven or eight wins to 10 and playoff contention...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 6 months ago 33,418 reads 0 comments

  16. The Top 25 Fantasy Football Sleepers You Need to Know

    There is not a more overused word in fantasy football than "sleeper." The classic fantasy sleeper—the player who comes from nowhere to explode into prominence—is more myth than reality...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 7 months ago 53,436 reads 0 comments

  17. Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: The NFL's Floyd Mayweather Problem

    The conundrum of a football fan, Gronk's partying ways and the Washington team name all are worth pondering as beach season begins. 1...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 7 months ago 104,446 reads 0 comments

  18. Lions' Rod Wood Says Matthew Stafford Could Be Highest-Paid QB with New Contract

    Detroit Lions president Rod Wood is less concerned with what it will take to re-sign Matthew Stafford and focused more on simply getting an extension for the veteran quarterback out of the way...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 6,620 reads 0 comments

  19. Lions GM Bob Quinn 'Confident' Matthew Stafford Will Sign New Contract

    Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn expressed confidence Sunday that a long-term deal with quarterback Matthew Stafford is on the horizon...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 2,193 reads 0 comments

  20. Young NFL Stars in Line for Big New Contracts in the Near Future

    For all intents and purposes, free agency is over. And now a lot of NFL players are a heck of a lot richer than they were in February. More than 300 veterans have signed contracts with a combined value in excess of $2...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 98,399 reads 0 comments

  21. Imagining an 8-Team Tournament with NFL Players Sorted by Their College Programs

    Georgia and LSU have produced some outstanding NFL players in recent years, but which one has the alumni to create the best 22-man roster? The 2017 NFL draft is this week, but instead ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 9 months ago 108,672 reads 0 comments

  22. Matthew Stafford Says He 'Would Love' Contract Extension with Lions

    As he gets set to enter the final year of his contract, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford expressed his desire Tuesday to come to terms on a long-term deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 2,655 reads 0 comments

  23. Detroit Lions Unveil New Jerseys for 2017 Season

    Fans of the Detroit Lions will be able to pick up some new threads ahead of the 2017 NFL season. The team unveiled new uniforms during an event at Ford Field on Thursday, ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 154,704 reads 0 comments

  24. NFL1000: Detroit Lions 2017 NFL Draft Preview

    The 2016 Lions were certainly thrilling, but hardly consistent, and their late-season collapse was a disappointment for everybody involved...

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  25. Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions Discussing Contract Extension

    Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn confirmed talks about a potential contract extension for franchise quarterback Matthew Stafford ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 3,720 reads 0 comments