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Detroit Lions

Matthew Stafford
current status: On roster
Birth Date:February 7, 1988 (27 years old)
Place of Birth:Tampa, FL
Hometown:Dallas, TX
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2009 (1/1).
Season Stats
Games Passing Rushing Fum
G GS Att Cmp Pct Yds Lg TD Int Sck Rat Rush Yds Lg TD Fum
YTD 4 4 163 106 65.0 1017 36 5 5 6 79.7 6 18 9 0 1
On Pace 16 16 652 424 65.0 4068 36 20 20 24 79.7 24 72 9 0 4
Scouting Report
Assets: A playmaker who can make things happen in a hurry. Possesses a big arm and very strong hands, helping him make all kinds of throws easily (from over-the top strikes to sidearm rockets). Has good mobility. Displays strong instincts and field vision, as well as confidence and cool.
Flaws: Injury-prone. Has a tendency to take a few too many risks downfield with his big arm rather than going for safer fundamental plays. Will force the ball into traffic at times. Not much of a scrambler.
Career Potential: Excellent, if a little inconsistent quarterback.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NFL Comeback Player of the Year 2011
NFL Pro Bowl MVP 214 (Offense MVP)

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