NFL quarterback who was the #1 pick of the Detroit Lions in the 2009 NFL Draft. He led the team to the NFL playoffs in 2011 and 2014.In 2011, he set the Detroit Lions single season record for passing yards when he threw for 5,038.He became teammates with star wide receiver Calvin Johnson on the Lions.BEFORE FAME
He led his Highland Park High School football team to a 15-0 record and a Texas 4A Division I State Championship in 2005. He then went on to have a stellar career at the University of Georgia.PERSONAL LIFE
He married Kelly Hall in 2015.The meaning of the name Stafford: Ford By The Landing Place FUN FACTS
Football player Matthew Stafford were born on Sunday, in a leap year, birthstone is Amethyst, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Dragon, it is 34 days until Matthew Stafford next birthday.