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Calvin Johnson has his eyes on Jerry Rice’s record
profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 29, 2012
After the Lions loss last week, MDS pointed out that wide receiver Calvin Johnson had a shot at breaking Jerry Rice’s single-season receiving yards record. Johnson has 1,257 yards through 11 games, a pace that puts him within reach of Rice’s record toShare Tweet
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford does not believe teammate Ndamukong Suh intended to kick Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin on Thanksgiving. And Stafford says Suh is getting a raw deal because a stray foot happened to connect to just the wro…Share TweetTexans cornerback Brandon Harris was fined $21,000 for a hit on Lions returner Stefan Logan on Thanksgiving. Logan didn’t signal fair catch, but when Harris drilled him, Logan was judged to be defenseless, drawing a 15-yard penalty. And as you’d expecShare TweetNovember wasn’t a good month for the Lions as a team, but it was a good month for wide receiver Calvin Johnson individually. Johnson has been named the NFC’s offensive player of the month for November after posting big numbers in all four of the teamâShare TweetThe Lions deactivated receiver Titus Young on Thanksgiving Day for bad behavior that had led to in-fighting among the coaching staff. Young was allowed back on the practice field Wednesday, as a second-team receiver. The Lions never provided the specifi…Share Tweet