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Mike Evans would rather play as Calvin or Antonio in Madden '16

Tampa Bay Buccaneers second-year wide receiver Mike Evans isn’t happy about his Madden 16 rating, which came in at 87. This is probably why he said that he would rather play as Detroit Lions star wideout Calvin Johnson or Pittsburgh Steelers Antonio Brown, rather than use himself in the game. Bucs' Mike Evans doesn't like to play as himself in video games. Said he likes to...
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Calvin Johnson may not play this week either for Lions

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- The third game of the preseason is usually something of a dress rehearsal, when teams give their regular starters a bit more playing time. That may not be the case for Detroit star Calvin Johnson. "I'm not quite certain you're going to see him at all," Lions coach Jim Caldwell said. "There's no guarantees at this point." Detroit plays at Jacksonville on...
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Calvin Johnson wants to play in preseason but probably won't

The Detroit Lions will travel to Jacksonville to take on the Jaguars in preseason action on Friday, but don't expect to see the team's biggest star take the field. Although All-Pro wide receiver Calvin Johnson is fully healthy, the Lions don't want to risk an injury by playing him in a meaningless exhibition game. "You may expect it, but you will not get it," Lions head coach Jim...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buy or Sell: Calvin Johnson

Calvin JohnsonADP: 18.5 WR 6 Calvin Johnson has spent much of the past half-decade as the league’s top WR. Over the last couple seasons, however, he’s seen injuries rob him of five games and force him into decoy roles in others. His numbers are still great, but he’s now going in the late second round of the average fantasy draft. Is he still worth taking at that price? Buy...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Roddy White a better fantasy option than Calvin Johnson?

Who should you trust in your fantasy football league, Roddy White or Calvin Johnson? Roddy White says that he is ready to go. His body is without ailments and he is four pounds lighter going into the season. After missing two games last season, he is looking forward to playing all 16 games this season. Last season, he caught 80 passes for 921 yards. He finished the season with seven...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Collin Johnson discusses Calvin Johnson comparison

Collin Johnson is one of the better wide receivers in the 2016 college football recruiting class and he has committed to the Texas Longhorns. It isn’t a surprise that he landed with the Longhorns, especially as his brother currently is on the roster and his father played there as well. At 6-foot-5, 200 pounds, Johnson is a very physical wide receiver that has superstar potential...
Via Campus Sports Net
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Four of the sickest TD catches ever made by Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson

The Detroit Lions have been spoiled by Calvin Johnson’s talents over the years. Megatron has 74 career receiving touchdowns, five Pro Bowl selections and has earned All Pro honors three times. He’s been the most dominant receiver in the league the last eight years and it really isn’t close. And while we’d love to show you all 74 Megatron TDs, these four have stood out as...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Three sweet videos of Calvin Johnson

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson has taken the league by storm as the most dangerous player at his position over the last five seasons. Megatron’s overall size, speed and athleticism have made him a player that few cornerbacks can match up against, and Johnson is making a case for himself as the best wide receiver ever. Let’s take a look at three videos that’ll amp...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Megatron sends Jordan Spieth autographed football, jersey

After Jordan Spieth recently sent some flattering praise his way, Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson responded by sending some autographed gear to the U.S. Open champ. When asked last week ahead of the U.S. Open and during LeBron James’ remarkable efforts to single-handedly lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to victory in the NBA Finals, Spieth...Read More The post Calvin Johnson...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Calvin Johnson engaged to girlfriend Brittney McNorton

Congratulations are in order for Calvin Johnson, who got engaged this week to girlfriend Brittney McNorton. Johnson was in Baltimore to attend the Ed Block Courage Awards and decided to propose to McNorton. McNorton, who is a Detroit Lions employee, told The Baltimore Sun that Calvin proposed to her while they were walking along Baltimore’s...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

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