Matthew Stafford

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Opponent Profile: Lions Will Test Jets On Both Sides Of The Football

The New York Jets are going to have their hands full with a very talented Detroit Lions team. If Gang Green does not play their best game it will be a long day at MetLife Stadium.

09/24/2014

Joseph Fauria of the Detroit Lions tries to outrun the tackle by Jameel McClain in the third quarter at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

‘Nightmare Performance': Coughlin Says Giants Have Little To Be Proud Of In Loss

Even when the Giants finally scored their first touchdown, they needed four plays to reach the end zone from a yard out. And that was one of the highlights.

09/09/2014

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Detroit Lions Manhandle Giants, Manning 35-14

The New York Giants were doomed for failure in 2013 by starting the season with an 0-6 record. In 2014, there are plenty of new faces in the fold, but Big Blue once again laid an egg on opening day, losing to Detroit 35-14 in a Monday Night Football dud.

09/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants scrambles in the second quarter while playing the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Stafford, Lions Shred Giants 35-14 In Opener

Stafford improvised brilliantly on two early touchdown passes to Johnson, and Detroit beat the New York Giants 35-14 on Monday night.

09/08/2014

Giants head coach Tom Coughlin reacts from the sideline during the preseason game against the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on Aug. 28, 2014. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Silverman: Giants Have An Opportunity To Make A Huge Statement

A loss in the opening week of the season can be a lot more important for teams that are not established. The Giants should have an opportunity to learn a bit more about their identity in their opener tonight against Detroit.

09/08/2014

Lions WR Calvin Johnson (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images), Giants S Antrel Rolle (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Giants ‘D’ Looking To Make A Statement Against Megatron, Lions

Since the opening of training camp, the Giants have been boasting that their defense has the potential to be one of the NFL’s best. Antrel Rolle & Co. are going to get a chance prove it Monday.

09/05/2014

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Giants Face Playoff Hungry Lions In Monday Night Battle

The last time the New York Giants visited Detroit, the G-men effectively ended the coaching era of Jim Schwartz by knocking the Lions out of NFL playoffs with a 23-20 overtime victory on December 22, 2013.

09/02/2014

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Brown’s 45-Yard Field Goal Propels Giants To 23-20 OT Win Over Lions

Josh Brown’s 45-yard overtime field goal lifted the Giants to a 23-20 win over Detroit. The Lions are now eliminated from postseason contention.

12/22/2013

Head coach Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Coach Jim Schwartz Is On The Hot Seat Heading Into Meeting With Giants

Jim Schwartz started the season on the hot seat and it might be scalding after another collapse. Losing four of five has likely hurt his job security.

12/21/2013

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Silverman: Giants Have Chance To Put Lions Out Of Their Misery

The Lions have taken more undisciplined penalties than any other team in football throughout Schwartz’s tenure. Whether it’s a motion or offside penalty before the snap or an unnecessary roughness or a late hit call after the play, Schwartz’s team never seems to learn.

12/21/2013

LEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 13: Tight end Joseph Fauria #80 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after scoring a touchdown with tackle Corey Hilliard #78 against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Giants Travel To Detroit To Face Playoff Hungry Lions

Fresh off their latest debacle, a 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks at the Meadowlands, the New York Giants travel to Detroit for a matchup with playoff desperate Lions. Detroit is fighting it out with the Chicago Bears to secure first place in the competitive NFC north division, so the Lions cannot afford to take a win over the deflated Giants for granted.

12/17/2013

Joique Bell of the Detroit Lions tries to split the tackles of M.D. Jennings #43 and Tramon Williams #38 of the Green Bay Packers during a third quarter run at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Blow Out Packers 40-10 On Thanksgiving Day

The Detroit Lions scored 37 straight points to beat the Green Bay Packers 40-10 on Thanksgiving Day.

11/28/2013

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Top 10 NFL Comeback Player Candidates

There are a large number of high-profile players who, due to injuries or poor performance, disappointed last season. Here are 10 who are poised to return to form this year.

08/28/2013

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Fantasy Football: Top 12 Quarterbacks To Draft

Having an elite signal-caller who can win you the game in crunch time is essential for any NFL franchise.

08/15/2013

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Silverman: Manning, Peterson Stage Comebacks For The Ages

Football fans care about the MVP, the Rookie of the Year and the Coach of the Year. Comeback Player of the Year? Wake me when we get to the good part. But this year, it IS the good part.

12/20/2012

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