Matthew Stafford

Matthew Stafford

QB - DET
Height: 6' 3"Weight: 220 lbsAge: 29College: GeorgiaDrafted: #1 (1st Rd. by Detroit)

Week 3 Outlook

ATL @ DET
Sun 1:00pm ET
Matchup (?)
Week Rank (ECR) QB #5
Projection 17.4 pts

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Stafford continues to thrive under Jim Bob Cooter's offense, as he's taken on two tough defenses in the Cardinals and the Giants and emerged with an average of 25 fantasy points. The Falcons defense is not a pushover, but it has allowed 34 passing touchdowns since the beginning of 2016, and this game is expected to be a shootout. Stafford is a firm QB1 in this matchup, and could be considered a top-five option.

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Matthew Stafford throws for a pair of scores in Lions' win

Matthew Stafford completed 15 of 21 passes for 122 yards and two touchdowns Monday night in the Lions' 24-10 win over the Giants. Stafford also lost one fumble.

Fantasy Impact

Stafford was efficient against a stout New York defense. Expect bigger numbers in future starts. Start him going forward as a back-end QB1 in an offense predicated on the pass.

Justin Mackey - 4 days ago
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Projections
(Week 3)
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Pass CmpPass AttPass YdsPass TdsPass IntsRush AttRush YdsRush TdsFumblesPoints
23.437.3264.21.80.82.510.40.10.217.4
Statistics
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Pass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Last Week122223013.2
Season to Date207318.5020.2
Game Log
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OPPPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Week 2@ NYG122223013.2
Week 1vs. ARI292414027.1
Strength of Schedule
(2017)
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OppSummary
Next Gamevs. ATL11th easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesMIN, CAR, NO13th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)TB, CHI, CIN22nd easiest opponents
Rest of Season--18th easiest remaining opponents