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Lions receiver Calvin Johnson missed Friday's practice, but should be fine for Sunday's game.Fantasy Spin:Johnson has taken off days from time to time while he battles sore knees. Nothing to see here. Move on.
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Before they match up on Sunday, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman changed his Twitter name to let everyone know he's not intimidated by Megatron.
Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson Misses Practice With Knee Injury -
Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson did not practice Wednesday, according to MLive.com. Johnson has reportedly suffered a knee injury during the teams Monday night game vs the Chicago Bears.
We will update this story as more details come in.
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Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson has been listed as probable with a knee injury for Sunday’s game against the Seahawks. Johnson battled an ankle injury earlier in the season. … Continue reading »
The Seattle Seahawks believe they match-up well with Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson - a claim Johnson is willing to test on Sunday.
MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE
Since he will be matched up with Calvin Johnson (a/k/a Megatron) on Sunday, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman changed his Twitter handle to "Optimus Prime."
Richard Sherman talks a big game. He did it against Tom Brady. He will do it with any player. Sherman and his Seattle Seahawks secondary has been stellar in 2012, and they will look to continue their run against another once vaunted pass offense in the Detroit Lions.
But Sherman may have done something that is ill advised.
He may have woken a sleeping giant.
Well, not a real giant...
Only aficionados of the Transformers can truly appreciate the mini-controversy started Wednesday by Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. The Seahawks are preparing for a Sunday game against the Detroit Lions and star wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who is nicknamed "Megatron." Megatron is the head Transformers villain. Tweaking his upcoming foe, Sherman changed...
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has changed his name on his Twitter profile to “Optimus Prime” ahead of Sunday’s contest with the Detroit Lions, indicating he’s prepared to match up against Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson.
Johnson has gone by the nickname “Megatron” for years. Megatron is a character from the fictional “Transformers” comics, and he...
Week 8 of the 2012 NFL season is upon us, and fantasy football owners can take solace in the fact that many key players have been declared active for the early games on Sunday, including Wes Welker, Rob Gronkowski, Calvin Johnson and Trent Richardson. All four are listed as active an are expected to start.
The New England Patriots will have most of their weapons available at the...
On the road again
The Seattle Seahawks are on the road this week, taking on the Detroit Lions. Both teams are reeling from painful losses to division opponents last week and each is looking to make some moves in their respective divisions.
With lots on the line for both teams, this could be a very physical game – especially with the highlighted matchup between Richard Sherman and...
Tune in each week to me and the news of the CCB. If not you will look like a guy who has lost his mind, or perhaps his head, it is Halloween soon after all. Headless Horseman anyone?
The Seahawks will be playing their fifth road game of the season today against the Lions. Will Richard Sherman and the rest of the secondary be able to contain Calvin Johnson and Brandon Pettigrew? Can Wilson and his receivers put up some points against a suspect Lions secondary? Does Detroit have enough healthy defenders left on the roster to put eleven guys on the field?
Last Week: 7-4-2 / Overall: 41-54-4 / Best Bets: 7-7
Tampa Bay @ Minnesota -6.5
The Bucs might have left it all out on the field last week against the Saints. The Vikings are chugging right along like nobody thought they would and should win by a touchdown.
Washington +4.5 @ Pittsburgh
RG3 may not get the Skins to the playoffs this year, but he’s not letting...