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Matt Stafford's Wife Posts Heartfelt Message Before Tonight's Game

Matt Stafford and wife Kelly.

The Detroit Lions open up the regular season tonight with a game against the New York Jets. It is a big milestone for Lions quarterback Matt Stafford.

Stafford is entering his 10th season in the NFL. The No. 1 pick of the 2009 draft has started 125 games in his career, all with the Lions.

Before tonight's game, Stafford's wife Kelly posted a heartfelt message to him on Instagram. You can see the message and the cool photo below

Congrats on the start of your 10th season. A lot has changed in this past decade, you have become the number one man in not just one girl’s life.. but four. We love you Matthew, let’s have some fun! ❤️- your cheerleading team

Kelly Stafford knows all about the NFL. Her brother, Chad Hall, was a wide receiver and punt returner for four different teams and is currently an assistant with the Buffalo Bills.

She and her husband have been married since 2015. They have three daughters, including a pair of identical twins.

Stafford and the Lions will kick off at 7:10 p.m. ET against the Jets. The Jets will be debuting quarterback Sam Darnold, the No. 3 overall draft pick.

ESPN will broadcast the game.