PRO:2012:Spent his rookie season as a member of the New Orleans Saints practice squad after signing with the team as an undrafted rookie free agent out of Texas Christian.
COLLEGE: A three-year letterman for the Horned Frogs, appeared in 40 games and finished his career with 45 tackles (32 solo), including 9.5 stops for a loss, three sacks, three passes defensed, two fumble recoveries and one blocked kick.
2011:Provided consistency and depth along the defensive front, playing in all 13 games with five starts and registering 25 tackles (12 solo). Tied for fourth on the team in tackles for loss with six.
2010: Played in all 13 games as a junior, ending the season with 11 tackles (five solo).
2009:Saw increased action over the latter stages of the season, playing in 11 games on the year. Finished the season with eight tackles.
2008:Preseason Mountain West Conference Freshman of the Year. Appeared in three games as a freshman.
PERSONAL:Ranked as the nation’s No. 59 defensive end in 2006 and was named all-district for two straight years.
Stafford has six touchdown passes inside the last two minutes of the fourth quarter, the most in NFL history in a player's first six seasons in the league.
Tim Twentyman covers all the news from the Lions first day in London including adjusting to the time difference, the difference a healthy Glover Quin makes and more.
Crossing international borders for their longest road trip of the season is causing some travel adjustments, but nothing that seems daunting to the Lions’ defense.
Corey Fuller had his feet firmly planted on the ground long before he landed in the end zone with a game-winning catch that has made him one of the Lions’ heroes of the week.
The Lions are in London this week to play the Falcons, so we tested their UK knowledge with a game to see who could give the American interpretations of British terms.
Steve Wyche and Jordan Babineaux chat with Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford about how he's adjusting without Calvin Johnson and also explains how the team can use the London weather as prep for the remainder of the season.