Matthew Stafford

Team: Los Angeles Rams
Position: QB
Height: 6-3
Weight: 220
Arms: 33 1/4
Hands: 10
Experience: 15
College: Georgia
Age: 35

Matthew Stafford, born John Matthew Stafford on February 7, 1988, is an American national football league (NFL) quarterback, currently playing for the Los Angeles Rams. Known for his agility, strength, and precision, Stafford has cemented his reputation as one of the most skilled quarterbacks in the league.

Stafford was born and brought up in Tampa, Florida, where he first began to demonstrate his aptitude for athletics. His family later moved to Dallas, Texas, where Stafford attended Highland Park High School. During his high school years, his potential as a football player was already evident. He was the starting quarterback for his team and led them to a state championship in his junior year.

After high school, Stafford attended the University of Georgia. His performance as a quarterback for the Georgia Bulldogs was so impressive that he became the first freshman to start at the position for the university since Quincy Carter in 1998. His stellar college career saw him pass for over 7,000 yards and 51 touchdowns, putting him in the perfect position to become one of the top picks in the 2009 NFL Draft.

And that’s exactly what happened. Stafford was selected as the first overall pick by the Detroit Lions, an achievement that came with a six-year contract worth up to $72 million. His first season was plagued by injuries, but it didn’t take long for him to demonstrate his abilities. By his third season, he had become the fourth quarterback in NFL history to throw for over 5,000 yards in a season.

Stafford continued to set records during his time with the Lions. He is the fastest player in history to reach 20,000, 30,000, and 40,000 passing yards. He also set new franchise records for career passing yards, passing touchdowns, and completions. Throughout his tenure with the Lions, Stafford was regarded as one of the most reliable and durable players, starting 136 consecutive games from 2010-2019, the sixth-longest streak for a quarterback in NFL history.

However, despite Stafford’s individual success, the Lions struggled overall as a team, with the lack of supporting cast often cited as a reason. After eleven seasons with Detroit, Stafford was traded to the Los Angeles Rams in March 2021, in exchange for quarterback Jared Goff and a series of draft picks. The move sparked considerable excitement among Rams fans, with many believing Stafford’s talents would help the team achieve greater success.

Off the field, Stafford lives a quieter life. He married his college sweetheart, Kelly Hall, in 2015, and the couple has four children together. Stafford is also known for his philanthropy work, notably through his Score7 Charitable Foundation, which funds resources and opportunities for socially disadvantaged families in Detroit.

Throughout his career, Matthew Stafford has exhibited remarkable talent, resolve, and sportsmanship. His ability to throw the ball with remarkable accuracy, even under extreme pressure, is a testament to both his innate skills and his dedication to his chosen sport. Despite the challenges he has faced, Stafford has risen to become an influential figure in the world of football – a true testament to his work ethic, passion, and integrity.

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

Matthew Stafford Career Stats?
As of the end of the 2021 season, Matthew Stafford has thrown for 49,995 yards with 323 touchdowns, and 144 interceptions during his NFL career.

Matthew Stafford Stats?
As of the context date, exact stats for Matthew Stafford, the quarterback for the Los Angeles Rams, are unknown.

Matthew Stafford Wife?
Matthew Stafford's wife is Kelly Hall.

Matthew Stafford Injury?
Rams QB Matthew Stafford won't play at Green Bay due to an undisclosed injury.

Matthew Stafford Contract?
As of my last update, Matthew Stafford signed a 4-year, $160,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Rams, including $92,500,000 guaranteed.

Matthew Stafford Age?
Matthew Stafford is 35 years old.

Matthew Stafford Net Worth?
The net worth of Matthew Stafford is currently unknown.

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Matthew Stafford College?
Matthew Stafford attended the University of Georgia for college.

Latest Stats

Los Angeles Rams vs. Baltimore Ravens on Dec 10, 2023 Stats (away)
projected_passing_yards: 178.7
projected_passing_attempts: 26.5
projected_rushing_attempts: 1
projected_passing_completions: 16.4


Cleveland Browns vs. Los Angeles Rams on Dec 03, 2023 Stats (home)
projected_passing_yards: 114.2
projected_passing_attempts: 15.2
projected_passing_completions: 4.6


Los Angeles Rams vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Nov 06, 2022 Stats (away)
projected_passing_yards: 262.5
projected_passing_attempts: 35.3
projected_rushing_attempts: 1.1
projected_passing_completions: 23.8


San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams on Oct 30, 2022 Stats (home)
projected_passing_yards: 260.4
projected_passing_attempts: 35
projected_rushing_attempts: 1.1
projected_passing_completions: 23.7


Dallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles on Oct 16, 2022 Stats (home)
projected_passing_yards: 275.1
projected_passing_attempts: 35.1
projected_rushing_attempts: 1.3
projected_passing_completions: 24.1


Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers on Oct 03, 2022 Stats (away)
projected_passing_yards: 247
projected_passing_attempts: 30.9
projected_rushing_attempts: 1.1
projected_passing_completions: 20.8


Los Angeles Rams vs. Cincinnati Bengals on Feb 13, 2022 Stats (away)
projected_passing_yards: 283


San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams on Jan 30, 2022 Stats (home)
projected_passing_yards: 337


Los Angeles Rams vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Jan 23, 2022 Stats (away)
projected_passing_yards: 366


Seattle Seahawks vs. Los Angeles Rams on Dec 21, 2021 Stats (home)
projected_passing_yards: 244