Found December 11, 2011 on Detnews.com:
PLAYERS: Calvin Johnson
TEAMS: Detroit Lions
F7
The Vikings were determined to take the Lions' Pro Bowl receiver out of the game Sunday, and they did. He was targeted just four times and he had three catches for 29 yards in the victory.
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