Found October 02, 2011 on Deadspin:
Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford didn't have any open receivers. That doesn't matter when you can throw an alley-oop in triple-covered Calvin Johnson's direction. More »

A second look: Dallas Cowboys have no answer for Calvin Johnson in fourth quarter as Detroit Lions complete rally

Johnson delivered two touchdowns in the final quarter as the Lions completed their rally from 24 points down to top the Cowboys in Dallas.

Calvin Johnson jump ball catch vs. Cowboys

Tim Heitman U.S. Presswire Thanks to this amazing catch by Calvin Johnson, the Lions are 4-0 for the first time since 1980. Detroit overcame a 20 point half time deficit for the second consecutive week, beating the Cowboys 34-30 on Sunday. Mad props go to the Lions’ defense which forced Tony Romo into three interceptions, of which two were returned for a TD. I would recommend jumping...

Lions' Calvin Johnson ties mark with 4th 2-TD game in row

ARLINGTON, Texas - Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson has matched an NFL record by catching two touchdowns...

Rob Ryan Disses Calvin Johnson

One of the marquee NFL games this Sunday will be the Detroit Lions taking on the Dallas Cowboys. The Lions are off to a 3-0 start and the talk of the NFL. This will be a big road test for the Lions as they try to extend their winning streak to eight after winning their last four last season.The main weapon on the Lions offense is receiver Calvin Johnson. Johnson has caught two...

Carter finally backtracks from 'elite' diss of Lions WR Johnson

Cris Carter said something dumb about Calvin Johnson. Johnson then started the season in a manner that made Carter look worse. Now the former WR and ESPN analyst is finally giving the Lions star his due.

Dallas Cowboys (1-2) versus Detroit Lions (3-0) Preview and Prediction

It’s hard to believe that the Cowboys are again facing a must win situation and it is only week 4 of the NFL season.  The Cowboys will go into their bye week following Sunday’s matchup and can ill afford to enter the much needed time off with a loss when they have to go on the road two out of the next three weeks with trips to both New England and Philadelphia. Detroit has...

Video: After comeback, Stafford took his ball and went home

If you've ever played a game involving a ball with a seven-year old, a Harlem Globetrotter or anyone who likes mimicking pregnant women, you're well acquainted with the "put the ball under your shirt" move. Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford brought the elementary school favorite to the NFL on Sunday when he took the final snap of his team's 24-point...

After Smith, Bears face taller test in Johnson

If the Bears can't stop 5-9 Steve Smith, how are they going to stop 6-5 Calvin Johnson? That's the challenge this week against the unbeaten Detroit Lions on Monday night at Ford Field. Johnson caught two touchdown passes as the Lions rallied from a 27-3 deficit in the second half to beat the Dallas Cowboys 34-20 on Sunday at Cowboys Stadium. The Lions became the first team...

Rob Ryan: Cowboys’ receivers are better than Calvin Johnson

Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan isn’t losing any sleep preparing to face Lions receiver Calvin Johnson on Sunday, because Ryan says his defense practices against better receivers than Johnson every day. “We work against better receivers with Miles Austin and Dez Bryant,” Ryan told the Dallas Morning News. Between Ryan’s two and Cris Carter’s six,…

Sunday's NFL Capsules

Matthew Stafford saw his defense start wiping out a 24-point deficit with interceptions returned for touchdowns midway through the third quarter, then he and Calvin Johnson took over from there, leading the Detroit Lions to a stunning 34-30 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.

Comeback Cats: Lions make NFL history with rallies

The Detroit Lions have become the Comeback Cats. They are the first team in NFL history to rally from 20-plus point deficits in consecutive victories, according STATS LLC. Detroit dug a 27-3 hole Sunday at Dallas and came back to win 34-30. The Lions fell behind Minnesota 20-0 the previous week and won 26-23 in overtime. Lions coach Jim Schwartz says teams take on the personality...
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