We’re down to the round of eight in our 2011 SideLion Report Detroit Lions player of the year tournament! You can see the bracket here.
Who will advance to the final four?
(1 seed) Matthew Stafford
First Round: bye
Second Round: def Rashied Davis
Third Round: def Titus Young
Matthew Stafford didn’t just have the best season of his three year career in 2011, he had the best season the Lions organization has ever received out of the quarterback position. His 5,038 passing yards were easily a franchise best and ranks as the fifth best total in NFL history. Stafford also set franchise records for completions, attempts and touchdowns as just a 23-year old.
(3 seed) Brandon Pettigrew
First Round: Shaun Hill
Second Round: def Don Muhlbach
Third Round: def Jason Hanson
Brandon Pettigrew set a new standard in 2011 by which all Detroit Lions will be measured. He set career highs with 83 receptions, 777 yards and 5 touchdowns while starting in all 16 games.
Who should advance to the 2011 SideLion Report Player of the Year Tournament Final Four?
- Matthew Stafford (100%, 15 Votes)
- Brandon Pettigrew (0%, 0 Votes)
Total Voters: 15