Calvin Johnson news, rumors and stats

 

Calvin Johnson

Detroit Lions
Wide Receiver

Ht: 6.4 | Wt: 236

News | Stats | Stat vs. Team | Targets | Injury | Depth Chart | Roster

Week By Week

YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptFum Lost
2007DET154875615.754045213.00100
2008DET1678133117.061213-1-0.33002
2009DET146798414.695077310.43002
2010DET1677112014.551214328.00000
2011DET1696168117.5116011111.00001
2012DET16122196416.1050000.00003
2013DET1484149217.76120000.00001
Average:82133316903246001
Total:572932816662191676109

Lions | Calvin Johnson probable for Sunday

Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:35:41 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) is probable for Week 17 against the Green Bay Packers.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson has a great matchup facing a Packers defense that has given up 20 touchdowns to wide receivers this year. He's a solid option on FantasyScore as a No. 1 receiver.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com

Lions | Calvin Johnson practices

Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:54:30 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) was a limited participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 25.

Fantasy Tip: The Packers can be beat in the secondary, and Johnson is a weekly No. 1 wide receiver option in FantasyScore contests. He has averaged over 10 targets a game the past four weeks, with three going for over 100 yards receiving, too.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com

Lions | Calvin Johnson sitting out

Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:38:13 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (undisclosed) is not participating during practice Wednesday, Dec. 24.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson probably is just receiving a day off, but owners should look for an update later in the day. Johnson has posted at least 100 yards in three of the last four games and should be a No. 1 wide receiver option for owners on FantasyScore.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Calvin Johnson hits 1,000 yards

Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:33:58 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) hauled in six receptions for a game-high 103 yards in Week 16 against the Chicago Bears, as he went over 1,000 yards receiving for the fifth straight season, and sixth time in eight NFL seasons. He left the game briefly due to an ankle issue, but was able to return.

Fantasy Tip: The Lions have a pair of 1,000 receivers for the first time since the 2006 season, as Megatron joins Golden Tate in the club. Johnson walked off his injury on the sidelines and should be fine for Week 17 against the Green Bay Packers.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com - Tim Twentyman

Lions | Calvin Johnson will play against Bears

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:28:51 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) practiced in full for the second straight day Friday, Dec. 19, and is probable for Week 16 against the Chicago Bears.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson ($7,500) is worth paying a high price on at FantasyScore this weekend against the Chicago Bears. The Bears have routinely been torched by opposing quarterbacks and wide receivers this year, and Johnson had 11 catches (16 targets) for 146 yards and two TDs earlier this year against Chicago. Start him everywhere.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com

Lions | Calvin Johnson a full participant

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:49:03 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 18, after being limited Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson's $7,500 FantasyScore salary this week should be justified, as he's going against a very weak Chicago Bears secondary. It's about as good a matchup as you could ask for if you're in a championship matchup this week and own Megatron.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com

Lions | Calvin Johnson does some drills

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:30:47 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) was limited during practice Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson has played well over the last three games and should play this week despite his injury. Johnson has a favorable matchup against the Chicago Bears this week and is an attractive option on FantasyScore at $7,500.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Calvin Johnson probable

Fri, 12 Dec 2014 14:39:44 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) fully practiced Friday, Dec. 12, and is probable for Week 15.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson looks like he is just about back to full strength, and should have a nice return for FantasyScore owners this week against the Minnesota Vikings. Johnson will cost $8,000, and should be considered for your roster.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com

Lions | Calvin Johnson a full go

Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:40:40 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 11, after being limited Wednesday, Dec. 10.

Fantasy Tip: Megatron ($8,000) appears to be close to full health at this point. Even at a high FantasyScore price, he shouldn't disappoint in Week 15 against the Minnesota Vikings.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL

Lions | Calvin Johnson limited in practice

Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:09:54 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) was limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 10.

Fantasy Tip: Megatron has gone well over 100 yards receiving in the last two games and has scored three touchdowns. It's probably safe to say he's back to full strength. Consider him a solid FantasyScore option down the stretch. Johnson will cost you $8,000 this weekend against the Minnesota Vikings.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com

More player news ...


Also see

07/16 - Fantasy football draft strategies: WR-heavy
07/08 - Fantasy Football Rankings: NFL.com Scoring
07/08 - Fantasy Football Rankings: RTSports.com Scoring
01/16 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Thursday, Jan. 16
12/31 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Tuesday, Dec. 31
12/27 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Friday, Dec. 27
12/26 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Thursday, Dec. 26
12/24 - Top 12 players for 2014 fantasy football drafts
12/24 - Fantasy Football On Target: Plenty of action left for Week 17
12/24 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Tuesday, Dec. 24