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WR Calvin Johnson - Detroit Lions

6-5, 235Born: 9-25-1985College: Georgia TechDrafted: Round 1, pick 2

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From Mark Wimer's Monday injury report (Mon Oct 27): Johnson was limited in practices last week due to his injured ankle, and he was inactive on Sunday after being listed as questionable to play on Friday.

General News (Wed Oct 29): said he "definitely expects to play" against the Miami Dolphins after the team's bye week. Johnson has missed the last three games due to a high right ankle sprain.

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Lions | Calvin Johnson expects to return after bye (Wed Oct 29, 12:32 PM) - Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) said he 'definitely expects to play' against the Miami Dolphins after the team's bye week. Johnson has missed the last three games due to a high right ankle sprain. WR Golden Tate has 24 catches for 349 yards and two touchdowns in Johnson's absence.

Our View: Good news for fantasy owners here. They've given him enough time to get close to full strength. So long as he practices fully in back-to-back days next week, feel confident starting Johnson again in Week 10.
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Lions | Calvin Johnson inactive for Week 8 (Sun Oct 26, 09:12 AM) - Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) is inactive for the Week 8 game Sunday, Oct. 26.

Our View: Johnson should be back and at full speed after the Lions bye next week. Golden Tate remains a must-start in his absence.
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Lions | Week 8 Inactives (Sun Oct 26, 09:05 AM) - The Detroit Lions have declared TE Brandon Pettigrew, WR Calvin Johnson, TE Eric Ebron, TE Joseph Fauria, QB Kellen Moore, OT LaAdrian Waddle, RB Reggie Bush inactive for Week 8.

Lions | Calvin Johnson unlikely for Week 9 (Fri Oct 24, 09:47 PM) - Updating a previous report, Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) is unlikely to play in Week 9 against the Atlanta Falcons in London, according to a source.

Our View: The team has a bye in Week 10, and head coach Jim Caldwell is reportedly looking at the big picture.
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Lions | Calvin Johnson will be game-time decision (Fri Oct 24, 01:47 PM) - Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) will truly be a game-time decision against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 8 in London. Johnson was limited in practice all week and is listed as questionable. “He did work yesterday. I thought he did a pretty good job, but we’ll see where he is today,” head coach Jim Caldwell said of Johnson before Friday’s practice.

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