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Detroit Lions Football:
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson walked out the beginning of Tuesday's practice with trainer, but would not reveal the extent of his injury.
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Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson did not practice on Tuesday due to an ankle injury after fully participating on Monday. The Lions will face Green Bay on Thursday.
According to Chris McCosky of the Detroit news, Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson sat out practice on Tuesday. It seems that Johnson sat out due to an ankle injury that he’s been dealing with. He was seen walking off the field during practice with a team trainer. “I’ll be alright,” Johnson said to the local [...]
Lions are moving the ball, down right now to the Packers 29. But we're not seeing much from Calvin Johnson at all. He's got one pass for 23 yards, but hasn't been targeted much at all in this second quarter. Of course, once again, as I type this, Calvin Johnson just got targeted in the endzone.
Detroit's young defensive end missed the Carolina game with an ankle injury, while the Lions' star wideout tweaked his ankle against the Panthers.
DETROIT -- Lions receiver Calvin Johnson did not catch one of Matthew Stafford's five touchdown passes Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, but he was delighted for someone who did.
Kevin Smith, the Lions' third-round pick (64th overall) in the 2008 NFL Draft, returned to his original team on Nov. 7 during the bye week. After leading the team in rushing his rookie season...
Using variations of the play twice against the Carolina Panthers, the Lions connected on a 28-yard screen pass to Kevin Smith for a touchdown and a 26-yard completion to Calvin Johnson.
We take a closer look at Thursday's showdown by talking to Lions insider Nate Caminata. Leading off, we talk about Matthew Stafford, who the Packers have never seen healthy in his brief career. And who, besides Calvin Johnson, will challenge the Packers' defense?
Ndamukong Suh and the Detroit Lions await the arrival of Aaron Rodgers and the Packers in the North Division rivals' first encounter of the year Thanksgiving Day.Zac Snyder, that editor over at the Fansided site, SideLion Report, took time out of his busy schedule this week to answer some questions thrown his way about the Packers vs. Lions throwdown in Detroit Thanksgiving Day...
(By Joseph Person, email@example.com) 8:45 left in the first quarterCharles Godfrey picks off a Matthew Stafford pass in the end zone and returns it to Lions' 18. Stafford's pass was intended for Calvin Johnson, but Sherrod Martin deflected it.