The Thread: The first blockbuster trade is a win for the Lions… and a loss for Sean McVay

We know what Matthew Stafford is at this point of his career.

The Rams were perpetual losers before he arrived.

The Rams have been perpetual winners since.

Sean McVay clearly has done a lot right since becoming the youngest head coach in NFL history. Schematically, he appeared to be at the cutting edge of offensive football in turning a 4-12 team into 11-5 division champs his first year. One season later…

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