Found September 14, 2012 on IMAGE CPR SPORTS:
PLAYERS: Calvin Johnson
TEAMS: Detroit Lions
Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson gave personalized autographed copies of the “Madden NFL 13” video game to each one of his teammates. Johnson is on the cover of the game. It was released Aug. 28. It sold 1.65 million units after just one week. He literally went from locker to locker handing out the video game after practice.

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