Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player  Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBMatthew Stafford24316435 for 727, 4,967 yards, 20 td, 17 int, & 35 rushes for 126 yards and 4 tdDetroit Lions / 1st / 1st pick / 2009
RBMikel Leshoure22114215 rushes for 798 yards, 9 td, & 34 catches for 214 yards and 0 tdDetroit Lions / 2nd / 57th pick / 2011
WRCalvin Johnson*+27516122 catches for 1,964 yards, 5 tdDetroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 2007
WRTitus Young231833 catches for 383 yards, 4 td, & 2 rushes for 16 yards and 0 tdDetroit Lions / 2nd / 44th pick / 2011
TEBrandon Pettigrew2731159 catches for 567 yards, 3 tdDetroit Lions / 1st / 20th pick / 2009
LTJeff Backus351115Detroit Lions / 1st / 18th pick / 2001
LGRob Sims29616Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 128th pick / 2006
CDominic Raiola341116Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2001
RGStephen Peterman30716Dallas Cowboys / 3rd / 83rd pick / 2004
RTGosder Cherilus28416Detroit Lions / 1st / 17th pick / 2008
Defensive Starters
DECliff Avril26416Detroit Lions / 3rd / 92nd pick / 2008
DEKyle Vanden Bosch341116Arizona Cardinals / 2nd / 34th pick / 2001
DTNdamukong Suh*25216Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 2010
MLBStephen Tulloch276160.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredTennessee Titans / 4th / 116th pick / 2006
LBJustin Durant27514Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 48th pick / 2007
LBDeAndre Levy25313Detroit Lions / 3rd / 76th pick / 2009
LCBChris Houston285140.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 2nd / 41st pick / 2007
RCBJacob Lacey25390.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
FSLouis Delmas25380.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2009

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