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Stafford, Schwartz Not Surprised By Poise

Lions QB Matthew Stafford (AP Photos)

So how did Jim Schwartz feel about rookie Matthew Stafford's poised response to his second-half interception? "It didn't take Vince Lombardi to see that he can throw the football, but all those other things led to this organization drafting him." More inside from Schwartz and Stafford.

Matthew Stafford is human after all. After a lights-out training camp, the young Lions gun-slinger entered Saturday's exhibition opener to an applause from the crowd and perhaps some irrational expectations. In the opening drive of the second-half, Stafford felt the rush from the Falcons blitz, tossing an ill-advised pass from his back foot that was intercepted and returned for a touchdown by... Recommended Stories

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