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Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions passes down field during the second half against the Baltimore Ravens at Ford Field on December 16, 2013 in Detroit. The Ravens defeated the Lions 18-16. (Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

NFL Insiders Rank Stafford 13th Among Quarterbacks, Place Him In Second Tier

One head coach noted to ESPN, however, that Stafford will need to continue working on his mechanics if he is to make good on all that potential.

CBS Detroit–07/02/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 15: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks for a pass during the first half against the Cleveland Browns of a preseason at FirstEnergy Stadium on August 15, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

‘Ladder Cam’ Gives Stafford, Coaches Unique Perspective On Quarterback

Since the arrival of new head coach Jim Caldwell and his “ladder cam,” Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has gotten a whole new perspective on Matthew Stafford.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 17: Detroit Lions first year head coach Jim Caldwell watches the action during Rookie Minicamp on May 17, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

The Lions 2014 Off-Season: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly [BLOG]

The Lions off-season workouts are coming to a close, and football finally takes its long summer nap.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 29:  Mike Ditka, former NFL player and coach, and current ESPN analyst, talks with reporters during the ESPN media availablility in the Empire West Ballroom, at Super Bowl XLVIII Media Center at the Sheraton New York Times Square on January 28, 2014 in New York, New York.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Ditka On Stafford’s Hat: ‘You’re Not In A Gang'; Stafford Responds

“You’re representing the Detroit Lions and that’s the reason they have the Lion on the front of the hat.”

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - CIRCA 2011: In this handout image provided by the NFL, Teryl Austin of the Baltimore Ravens poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Baltimore,Maryland. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Four Reason The Lions MIGHT Be Better In 2014 [BLOG]

Since they hired Jim Caldwell, I’ve questioned their every move.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 15: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks for a pass during the first half against the Cleveland Browns of a preseason at FirstEnergy Stadium on August 15, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Lombardi Says Stafford Working On Footwork, Progressing Quickly

Evidently, Stafford has met and even exceeded Lombardi’s expectations.

CBS Detroit–05/28/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 28: Eric Ebron #85 of the North Carolina Tar Heels during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 28, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Eric Ebron Is A Bad Pick For The Lions [BLOG]

At what point does Stafford start taking this personally? Every coach was hired as a quarterback whisperer.

97.1 The Ticket–05/09/2014

(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Stafford Learning New Offense, Getting To Know Caldwell, Tate

Despite the significant amount of work required to learn the new system, Stafford says he and his teammates are enjoying the process.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions walks off the field after failing to get the first down in the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Matthew Stafford Is Sixth Highest Paid Athlete In The World

The only other Detroit athlete (well, someone who was a Detroit athlete) to make the list was Prince Fielder, who is making $24 million.

04/15/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 17: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates a second quarter touchdown with Matthew Stafford #9 while playing the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on November 17, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Stafford: ‘Nobody Puts More Pressure On Me Than I Do’

“I want to be as good as I can possibly be, and not for myself but to help this team win. That’s the No. 1 goal.”

CBS Detroit–04/10/2014

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