Following the Lions' Week 3 27-20 win at Washington, QB
Stafford finished Sunday's game with 25 of 42 completions for 385 yards, 2 touchdowns and 1 interception for a quarterback passer rating of 95.8.
Other nominee's include quarterbacks Drew Brees and Peyton Manning, and running backs DeMarco Murray, Bilal Powell and DeAngelo Williams.
Fans can vote for one player in each category on http://on.nfl.com/1dG70bh until 3 p.m. EST on Friday.
Lions' rookie DE Ziggy Ansah has also been recognized for his Week 3 performance, being named a nominee for the Pepsi Next NFL Rookie of the Week.
Ansah finished Sunday with 7 tackles (3 solo), 2.0 sacks for a loss of 26 yards, 1 tackle-for-loss and a forced fumble.
Other nominee's include Giovani Bernard, Justin Hunter, Geno Smith, Ziggy and Barkevious Mingo.
Fans can vote on http://on.nfl.com/1bDpRWh through Friday at 3 PM EST.