Found August 15, 2013 on Fox Sports Detroit:
Detroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson will miss Thursday nights preseason game at Cleveland because of a bruised knee. The injury is not believed to be serious. The decision to sit Johnson was for precautionary reasons. Patrick Edwards, an undrafted player last year out of the University of Houston, is expected to start in Johnsons place. EXTRA POINT Bill Ford Jr., the Lions vice chairman, has been appointed to the NFLs Broadcasting Committee. The committee, which negotiates TV contracts, is comprised of many of the leagues most influential owners.
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