Despite Stafford's cushy matchup, the Lions could look to dial back his responsibilities a bit while he plays through pain in his fingers, which he'll likely tape up Sunday. Then he heated up that big right arm, including airing out 40-yard bombs to Golden Tate, TJ Jones and Kenny Golladay on consecutive throws. Backup quarterback Jake Rudock took first-team snaps in practice this week should Stafford need reinforcement. Certainly a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this weekend would all but seal their postseason fate. This means Stafford will improve his starts streak to 112 straight starts for the Lions.
Stafford practiced on a limited basis throughout the week after having his hand accidentally stepped on by Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs last Sunday. Time is running out on Detroit if the franchise wants to make the playoffs. That includes defensive end Ziggy Ansah, guard T.J. Lang, punter Sam Martin and center Travis Swanson.
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A number of key players were listed as questionable on Friday's injury report but will play today.
Among them, Abdullah is the most noteworthy. An NFL Network report suggests the running back is healthy enough to play and his status is related more to performance. Yet the Lions are rolling with a rotation of Theo Riddick, Tion Green and Zach Zenner instead.
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