Posted May 20, 2013 on AP on Fox
Calvin Johnson is downplaying whatever was wrong with his fingers last year. Johnson caught 122 passes for an NFL-record 1,964 yards last season, putting up incredible numbers despite the fact that the rest of the offense was inconsistent. The Lions went 4-12, but after signing Reggie Bush in the offseason, they hope Johnson will have a little more help this year. Johnson met with reporters Monday. He was coy when asked how badly his fingers were hurt last year, saying he ''had a couple injuries to them'' - but nothing that affected his play much.
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