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Content: clutching his ribs and already hobbled on a bad ankle,Matthew Stafford was getting the daylights beat out of him, when Jake Rudock grabbed a football on the sideline and started to throw. Rudock may or may not have been close to playing in the third quarter of Sunday's loss to the New Orleans Saints - he was playing catch with Stafford, who had his helmet on and appeared to be trying to work out some medical-related issues - but for a moment the Lions' backup quarterback felt a twinge of excitement about the possibility of taking his first NFL snap. " Rudock said. "Be ready and then all of a sudden if they need me,"I was just trying to be ready, whatever the team needed I was just ready to try to help." Stafford ultimately finished Sunday's game, as he has every other game this year. with Stafford and 11 other regulars sitting out a light bye workout, Rudock got his most extensive regular-season practice work as a Lion,But on Tuesday, an experience that he said will be invaluable to his growth. it’s our defense. But it’s good to go (over) base rules, like what would we do this situation. There's stuff you’re going to mess up on, obviously,"It's huge," Rudock said. "it’s different because we’re not game-planning so there’s a little bit of, you just got to try to correct it and get better." Rudock has appeared in just one NFL game so far,A sixth-round pick out of Michigan last year, as a holder earlier this year after punter Kasey Redfern suffered a severe knee injury. He spent most of last season on the practice squad and played well this preseason, but practice reps are hard to come by with Stafford at quarterback. Rudock joked that Stafford lets him take a few 9-on-7 reps every now and then., Authentic Al Woods Jersey ,  so it hurts him to give me a couple,"He really loves 9-on-7, Authentic John Simon Jersey ," Rudock said. though, Authentic Johnathan Hankins Jersey ,Mostly, he runs the scout-team offense during regular-season practices and tries to take mental reps while Stafford is on the field. we’ll do stuff after practice, Authentic Jabaal Sheard Jersey Staff’s got to get ready. He’s got to take snaps, Authentic Deyshawn Bond Jersey , 'Alright," Rudock said. "I mean, Authentic Jon Bostic Jersey ,that’s how it works in the league, what would you do here?' Look at it. Offense is going (against this look). I’d tag that guy, but during practice not much, Authentic Matthias Farley Jersey ,hysically, and my job is, I’d check this play, I’d do that.'" As for last week's loss to the Saints, Rudock said he knew the reality of the situation even as he was throwing on the side. Authentic Jeremy Vujnovich Jersey ,  especially with this team," Rudock said. "I’m just thinking, I’m just going to go out there and just go through the progressions was all I’m thinking. You know the checks this week and stuff like that, hey, understand we still have a chance,"I understand the situation, and with the run game, you know the protection plan. Just trust that you know it." womens Rigoberto Sanchez Jersey ,"P with Stafford and 11 other regulars sitting out a light bye workout, Rudock got his most extensive regular-season practice work as a Lion,But on Tuesday, an experience that he said will be invaluable to his growth. it’s our defense. But it’s good to go (over) base rules, like what would we do this situation. There's stuff you’re going to mess up on, obviously,"It's huge," Rudock said. "it’s different because we’re not game-planning so there’s a little bit of, you just got to try to correct it and get better." womens Jeremy Vujnovich Jersey , ' A sixth-round pick out of Michigan last year, Rudock has appeared in just one NFL game so far, as a holder earlier this year after punter Kasey Redfern suffered a severe knee injury. womens Jabaal Sheard Jersey ,  but practice reps are hard to come by with Stafford at quarterback.,He spent most of last season on the practice squad and played well this preseason womens Jon Bostic Jersey , Rudock joked that Stafford lets him take a few 9-on-7 reps every now and then. womens Deyshawn Bond Jersey , "He really loves 9-on-7, so it hurts him to give me a couple," Rudock said. womens Johnathan Hankins Jersey ,  Mostly, though, womens John Simon Jersey ,he runs the scout-team offense during regular-season practices and tries to take mental reps while Stafford is on the field. "Physically, but during practice not much, we’ll do stuff after practice, womens Al Woods Jersey ,Staff’s got to get ready. He’s got to take snaps, and my job is, Authentic Rigoberto Sanchez Jersey ,Alright, that’s how it works in the league," Rudock said. "I mean, womens Matthias Farley Jersey , what would you do here?' Look at it. Offense is going (against this look). I’d tag that guy, I’d check this play, I’d do that.'" Rudock said he knew the reality of the situation even as he was throwing on the side.,As for last week's loss to the Saints