Matthew Stafford's Intelligence Questioned, Wife And Teammates Come To His DefenseLions backup QB Dan Orlovsky took to his Twitter account to challenge Rapoport's attack on Matthew's ability to understand the offensive scheme.
What To Know About New Lions Offensive Coordinator Jim Bob CooterThe 31-year-old has worked with Peyton Manning in both Indianapolis and Denver, and is now tasked with running a competent offense in Detroit and bringing the best out of Matthew Stafford.
Caldwell: Turnovers, Not Play-Calling, Holding Lions Back“From my vantage point, the problem is not what plays are being called, and so that’s window dressing."
Team Grades: Matthew Stafford Benched As Detroit Lions Stomped By Arizona CardinalsThe Detroit Lions stayed the only team in the NFL without a win, and the Arizona Cardinals were even playing so well that it brought Matthew Stafford to the bench. Actually, nothing went right at all.
Lions' 42-17 Loss Comes In Near-Empty Stadium; Tate Says Fans 'Turned Their Back' [VIDEO]"And when we lose, we all lose together. Today I felt like at times our fanbase kind of turned their back on us."
Stafford Participating At Practice; 'We'll See' On Status For SundayHead coach Jim Caldwell again deferred to the injury report when asked about the status of quarterback Matthew Stafford.
Lions GM Martin Mayhew Discusses Decision To Keep Two QBs; 'Meritocracy' of Roster-Making“You got to look at your roster and kind of see where you need depth and in this situation, we had some guys that were injured at different spots, which caused us to carry a few extra guys."
Kellen Moore Downplays Significance Of Him Taking Some Second-Team Reps In OTAsMoore declined to speculate Wednesday on what exactly it means that he has gotten to take some second-team reps.
Kellen Moore Signs Two-Year Deal With LionsMoore was the third-string passer in 2014 behind fellow backup Dan Orlovsky and starter Matthew Stafford.
Orlovsky's Funny Tweet On Returning To Lions: 'Furious They Chose Not To Franchise Tag Me'In his career, Orlovsky has played in 21 games, has completed 58.5 percent of his passes, and has thrown 14 touchdowns and 12 interceptions.
Orlovsky, Moore Will See Time At QB For Lions Orlovsky appears to have secured the team's backup quarterback role after running the second-string offense in Detroit's first three preseason games.
Kellen Moore's Performance Brings Attention To Backup QB CompetitionMatthew Stafford played just one series Saturday night, and to say the offense looked shaky with Dan Orlovsky would be an understatement.