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There aren’t many wide receivers that can dominate like Calvin Johnson or Randy Moss. Blessed with ungodly size and speed, you can’t go wrong with either of these pass catchers.According to Nate Burleson, a current Detroit Lions and a one-time teammate of Randy Moss in Minnesota, Megatron is the better of the two.Burleson told Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press: “When I was playing with Randy I thought to myself, I will never play with another receiver like this. He’s the best I’ve ever seen. And now that I’m playing with Calvin I say, I’ll never play with another receiver like this. He’s the best I’ve ever seen.”Burleson later stressed that you cannot go wrong with either of the two. “At the end of the day, you’re going to be able to put in their career highlight tapes and it’s going to be up to the discretion of the viewer who was better. My opinion, whew, I’m going to have to go with my guy that I’m playing with now. Calvin, he’s an absolute monster, he’s a freak of
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Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson missed Wednesday’s practice because of a foot injury, according to the team’s official injury report.
“Receiver Calvin Johnson did not participate in practice because of a foot injury, according to the report. Johnson played the entire game against the Rams and seems to be fine, judging from the portion of practice open to the media...
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According to Anwar Richardson is MLive.com, Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson didn’t practice on Wednesday. Head coach Jim Schwartz wouldn’t disclose why Johnson was out.
#Lions coach Jim Schwartz would not disclose why Calvin Johnson did not participate in today’s #NFL practice.
— Anwar Richardson (@AnwarRichardson) September 12, 2012
As soon as we find out why Johnson...
Lions receiver Calvin Johnson was listed on the team's injury report Wednesday due to a foot injury, according to the Lions' official website.Fantasy Spin:Detroit coach Jim Schwartz didn't comment on the situation per his policy on injury report news but Johnson should be fine to play Sunday. The superstar receiver turned in a 100-yard effort in Week 1 despite Matthew...
Anwar Richardson of MLive.com reports that receiver Calvin Johnson returned to practice for the Lions on Thursday. Johnson missed Wednesday's practice while tending to an injured foot.Fantasy Spin:Johnson is still listed as questionable but we'd be very surprised if coach Jim Schwartz held him out of Sunday night's primetime matchup against San Francisco. Megatron tallied...
According to Anwar Richardson of MLive.com, Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson was back at practice today after missing Wednesday’s practice with a knee injury.
#Lions WR Calvin Johnson is back at practice. Missed yesterday with foot injury #NFL
— Anwar Richardson (@AnwarRichardson) September 13, 2012
There’s no doubt in my mind that Johnson will be ready to go this week.
Lions All-Pro wide receiver Calvin Johnson missed Wednesday's practice and was listed on the injury report with a foot injury. Madden curse or minor bumps and bruises? Lions coach Jim Schwartz wasn't letting on what's ailing Johnson, or if his status for Sunday night's game at San Francisco was in jeopardy. "Injury report. You know me," Schwartz said...
As Adam Schefter put it:Lions WR Calvin Johnson did not practice today. May be nothing, may be something. Lions will update injury report later.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 12, 2012That injury report did come out later and this is what it said:Lions now listing Calvin Johnson with a foot injury, not a Madden Cover Curse, @@sandysandovalEA— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
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