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Lions WR Calvin Johnson Questionable vs Jets

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson is officially listed as ‘questionable’ for Sunday’s game against the New York Jets. Johnson practiced Friday with the team in Allen Park, but his status for Week 4 in the Meadowlands is in question because of an ankle injury he suffered against the Green Bay Packers last week. The fact the he practiced on Friday is a good indicator that he...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Ansah, Fairley, George Johnson active for Lions

DETROIT -- The three defensive linemen who were listed as questionable for the Detroit Lions are all active for Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers. Defensive end Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah (knee) and defensive tackle Nick Fairley (biceps) are expected to start, and reserve defensive end George Johnson (groin) is expected to play. Strong safety James Ihedigbo, meanwhile...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Stafford, Johnson on same page in Lions' win

DETROIT (AP) For all the talk about Matthew Stafford and how quickly he would pick up a new system in Detroit, it was easy to forget one crucial factor. He and Calvin Johnson are now in their sixth season together. Talk about a comfort level. ''I think through the years and the number of reps those guys have had together, you do establish a pretty strong rapport,''...
Via AP on Fox
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions signed a big defensive end today

Today the Detroit Lions signed a pretty big defensive end in George Johnson.  Johnson is a 6’4, 270 pound defensive end, that has a great motor.  He was on the Minnesota Vikings last year, and was a rotational guy. ttwentyman The #Lions have signed DE George Johnson (6-4, 270). He was with the Vikings the […] The post Detroit Lions signed a big defensive end today appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions Sign DL George Johnson

  The Detroit Lions signed DL George Johnson, according to his agent Brian Levy. Johnson, 26, signed with the Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent out of Rutgers back in 2010. He spent the 2011 season in Tampa Bay before joining the Vikings the following season.  Last year, he managed to secure a spot on the 53-man roster, but was later waived in October to make room for...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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