Matt Stafford Signs Three Year Extension With Lions
Looks like the Lions will not be needing a new quarterback any time soon. Former #1 overall pick Matthew Stafford has earned a new contract according to team sources.
With his up-and-down play some fans may be thinking why commit to Stafford, but at this point there may not be a better option for the Lions.
Mega-deal to throw to Megatron: Lions and Matthew Stafford agree on 3-year, $53 million extension ($43M guaranteed). via @AdamSchefter
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 9, 2013
Detroit QB Matthew Stafford will sign a three-year contract extension that ties him to Lions through 2017 season, per team source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 9, 2013