Matthew Stafford Has Surgery For Shoulder Injury, Should Be OK For Camp

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford, whose promising career has been marred by three serious shoulder injuries in only two years, is expected to be "100 percent" for minicamp after undergoing a surgery on his throwing shoulder, mlive.com's Tom Kowalski reports. If any name can make the Georgia Bulldogs fan feel better about Stafford going under the knife, it's either Dr. James Andrews or ... hang on ...

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/asks wife "Who's the world's greatest surgeon?"

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My wife says "Dr. Derrick Shepherd," which is from a TV show. This is apparently the name of a character played by a Caucasian actor. That name does not immediately call to mind an individual of European heritage.

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Kowalski notes Stafford will miss March workouts, but should be fine for everything else. As always, this site's official stance is to write about the upcoming football season as if lockouts are an impossibility, because la la la la la la la.

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