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Calvin Johnson hasn’t talked about un-retiring from football, but given what initiated his departure, there’s at least a line of reasoning that could bring ‘Megatron’ back into the league – and ultimately far away from Detroi

Calvin Johnson hasn’t talked about un-retiring from football, but given what initiated his departure, there’s at least a line of reasoning that could bring ‘Megatron’ back into the league – and ultimately far away from Detroit. “I don’t have the…Continue Reading
Grand Rapids Press Jul 21, 2017
Should Calvin Johnson come out of retirement to play for the Detroit Lions?

Should Calvin Johnson come out of retirement to play for the Detroit Lions?

The Lions have invited their greatest wide receiver to training camp for a second shot at an NFL career.
Grand Rapids Press Jul 21, 2017
Barry Sanders reportedly returning to Lions as brand ambassador

Barry Sanders reportedly returning to Lions as brand ambassador

The move comes less than a week after Lions president Rod Wood revealed a training-camp invite had been extended to Calvin Johnson.

Lions extend training camp invitation to disgruntled all-time great Calvin Johnson

Johnson has had harsh words for the franchise since he retired last year
Grand Rapids Press Jul 17, 2017
Lions invite Calvin Johnson to training camp

Lions invite Calvin Johnson to training camp

Johnson said earlier this month the Lions' on-field struggles factored in to this decision to retire.
Pride Of Detroit Jul 17, 2017
PODcast: Top 10 WRs of 2017, Calvin Johnson drama

PODcast: Top 10 WRs of 2017, Calvin Johnson drama

The offseason grind takes a turn for drama. The PODcast doesn’t have the luxury of timing on its side. We know the Calvin Johnson story is already a little old, but what is old in this offseason? We just had the ESPYs, considered to be the lowest point in the sports calendar. I don’t get anything except ESPN2 where I’m staying, so we can either talk about this or e-sports. I don’t know if that would go over better than wrestling with ya’ll. Either way, we’re going to talk Lions, we’re going to talk about them in the offseason, and we’re going to LISTCAST. Wide receivers was...
Pride Of Detroit Jul 17, 2017
Lions extend training camp invitation to Calvin Johnson

Lions extend training camp invitation to Calvin Johnson

The ball is in Calvin Johnson’s court. In the midst of a tizzy of Detroit Lions news Monday morning, including the announcement of single-game ticket sales and uniform debut dates, team president Rod Wood dropped an interesting piece of news. Wood told WJR Radio, via Tori Petry, that he has extended an invitation to Calvin Johnson for Detroit Lions training camp this year. Rod Wood also says on @wjrradio that he has extended an invitation to Calvin Johnson to attend #Lions training camp this year.— Tori Petry (@sportstori) July 17, 2017 This year, Johnson has been...
The Landry Hat Jul 15, 2017

Dallas Cowboys: Imagine Calvin Johnson wearing the Star

The Dallas Cowboys are on the door step of a Super Bowl birth somewhere Calvin Johnson only dreamed about, but is it enough to bring him out of retirement? The Dallas Cowboys ended the 2016 season in heartbreak fashion losing in the divisional round once again. After a 13-3 season, a first round bye and […] Dallas Cowboys: Imagine Calvin Johnson wearing the Star - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Atlanta Falcons Jul 14, 2017

Calvin Johnson on who is the NFL’s best current receiver: Hard to pass on Julio Jones

Who's the best wide receiver in the game right now? One all-time great weighs in.
CSN New England Jul 13, 2017

How would Calvin Johnson joining the Patriots have played out?

Phil Perry, DJ Bean, and Abby Chin discuss Calvin Johnson's comments about retirement and what would have happened if he joined the New England Patriots.
Pride Of Detroit Jul 13, 2017
Lions notes: Jim Bob Cooter, Teryl Austin next in line to become first-time head coaches?

Lions notes: Jim Bob Cooter, Teryl Austin next in line to become first-time head coaches?

Could the Lions lose one, or both, of their coordinators to a head coaching job soon? ESPN listed six current coordinators who may be next in line to become a first-time NFL head coach. Both of the Detroit Lions coordinators, Teryl Austin and Jim Bob Cooter, made the list. Nate Burleson is the latest former teammate of Calvin Johnson to come to his defense: Here is @Nate13Burleson & the #GMFB team discussing Calvin Johnson's recent comments regarding his retirement pic.twitter.com/0OHnujDLl2— GMFB (@gmfb) July 13, 2017 Later in the show, Stephen Tulloch joined the panel to...
Pats Pulpit Jul 13, 2017
Calvin Johnson’s latest interview should squash any Patriots/Megatron ideas

Calvin Johnson’s latest interview should squash any Patriots/Megatron ideas

Calvin Johnson revealed the real reason why he chose to retire and why that means he won’t be suiting up for anyone anytime soon, including the Patriots. Back in 2016 when Calvin Johnson formally announced his retirement from the NFL, he barely had time to clean out his locker before he became the latest All-Pro receiver to get thrown into the mix of “_______ needs to sign with the Patriots and give Tom Brady a DOWNFIELD WEAPON and a BIG PLAY THREAT!” (It’s all because of Randy Moss, obviously, never mind that Bill Belichick actually has rolled the dice on a wish-list of great...
East Bay Times Jul 12, 2017
Calvin Johnson envious of Marshawn Lynch’s situation, bashes Lions

Calvin Johnson envious of Marshawn Lynch’s situation, bashes Lions

Former Lions star showed a bit of envy for Marshawn Lynch, who left the Seahawks to join the Raiders.
Pride Of Detroit Jul 12, 2017
Lions notes: Dan Orlovsky defends Calvin Johnson’s comments

Lions notes: Dan Orlovsky defends Calvin Johnson’s comments

Calvin Johnson has the support from a long-time teammate. Former Detroit Lions quarterback Dan Orlovsky took to Twitter on Wednesday to defend Calvin Johnson’s comments this week about his frustrations with the Lions and how they led him to retirement. @RossTuckerNFL a lot being said of CJ post his comments. I spent 6 seasons with him. He is as classy, hard working and stand up as anyone— Dan Orlovsky (@danorlovsky7) July 12, 2017 That passed through our league ever. He was a part of some historically tough times. That would weigh and wear on anyone. Even megatron.— Dan...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 12, 2017
Calvin Johnson admits he left Lions in part because of team's struggles

Calvin Johnson admits he left Lions in part because of team's struggles

All-Pro receiver told reporters in Italy that he didn't see the Lions having a chance to win a Super Bowl during his time with the organization.

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