Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 10/24/14
When was the last time you heard a #1 wide receiver in the NFL ask for someone else to catch passes? We aren’t sure this has ever taken place in the history of the game. At least, we have never heard another wide receiver say it publicly. But that’s exactly what Houston Texans’ wide receiver Andre Johnson is asking for with the upcoming NFL Draft only 5 days away. While speaking John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, the 10 year All-Pro who holds every conceivable receiving record for the Texans lobbied for another partner in crime: “I’d like to have another (receiver),” Johnson said Saturday at his annual football camp for kids. “I’m all for it. I’ve asked for it for awhile. The more weapons we have, the better it’ll be for the team.” Johnson is getting up there in age, but he is still rather productive. But he wants to win a Super Bowl, and his window certainly isn’t open very wide at this point. Most receivers are on their way to retirement at this point, and Johnson hasn’t been the healthiest the past few seasons. This is a guy who was a member of a dominant college football [...]
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