Originally written on Sports by Colin  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Battling knee issues and playing with up to three broken fingers, Detroit Lions superstar Calvin Johnson still managed to trump Jerry Rice‘s single-season record for receiving yards with 1,964 last season. Refusing to undergo surgery, the 27-year-old Johnson has been “trying to straighten (his fingers) out.” Catching 488 balls for 7,836 yards and 55 touchdowns since debuting with Detroit in 2007, the 6-foot-5, 236 pound Johnson is the most dominant player today. Coming off a bitterly disappointing 4-12 campaign, Lions fans can expect their team to rebound in 2013 with Reggie Bush helping to spread the field for Johnson. Provided … Continue reading →
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