“He helps this locker room stick together, and we gel because of what he does in the locker room,” Tate continued, “so I hope he’s not going anywhere any time soon.”
Tulloch, 30, had not missed a game in the previous eight seasons before his injury in 2014.
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Rodgers made a comment on his weekly radio show, taking a shot at Tulloch.
The Patriots put backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to finish the blowout when Houston sacked him for a huge loss when the game was already out of hand. Houston proceeded to do the same celebration as Tulloch, with the same result.
In eight previous seasons, Tulloch had never missed a game.
When I saw the way Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch was injuried on Sunday, I couldn’t help but to think of similar injuries to former kicker Bill Gramatica and former Lions quarterback Gus Frerrote.
“We haven’t arrived,” Lions coach Jim Caldwell said, “but I think our guys, in this particular game, we were headed in the right direction.”
Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch has left Detroit’s game against Green Bay in the first quarter after he appeared to injure his knee celebrating a sack.
“Something might be a catalyst, another teammate, but I think in this particular case, it’s up to Nick. He’s the guy that’s going to make the difference.”