KFFL.com's NFL Hot off the Wire

Access KFFL.com on Twitter! Access here!

Lions | Calvin Johnson adjusting approach in practice
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:19:19 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson is taking part in fewer reps in training camp this year than in years past and said he is trying to be smarter about his approach to practice with the goal of staying healthy the entire season. "I'm older now," Johnson said. "I'm not diving for the balls anymore (in practice). Coach Caldwell has a big emphasis about us staying off the ground. I'm not playing every play in practice but they're working me in. I'm out here trying to get my extra running in after (practice) so I can keep my wind up."

Anything that Johnson can do to avoid the nagging injuries that forced him to miss time down the stretch last season is a good thing for fantasy owners. He should be the first WR off the board in any format.

Source: FOX Sports Detroit - Dave Dye

2/28 - Chiefs | Eric Berry close to new deal
2/28 - Vikings | Adrian Peterson's option declined
2/28 - Buccaneers | Cameron Brate tendered
2/28 - Chiefs | Laurent Duvernay-Tardif inks new deal
2/28 - Browns | Isaiah Crowell has second-round tender
2/28 - Eagles | Carson Wentz attracting FA receivers
2/28 - 49ers | Kirk Cousins likes 49ers
2/28 - Packers | Eddie Lacy had extensive surgery
2/27 - Chargers | Hunter Henry tied for TD lead among TEs
2/27 - Dolphins | Kenny Stills unlikely to stay with MIA
2/27 - Chiefs | Chiefs CEO backs Alex Smith as starter
2/27 - NFL | Russell Okung drawing plenty of interest
2/27 - NFL | Andrew Hawkins requested release
2/27 - Giants | NYG, Jason Pierre-Paul not near deal
2/27 - Buccaneers | Three Bucs ERFAs receive offers
2/27 - Buccaneers | Adam Humphries receives offer
2/27 - Patriots | Nick Caley named TEs coach
2/27 - Chargers | Franchise tag for Melvin Ingram
2/27 - Saints | Avery Young waived
2/27 - Jaguars | Jacksonville adds Greg Van Roten
2/27 - Redskins | WAS unlikely to pursue Latavius Murray
2/27 - Chiefs | Dontari Poe still a tag candidate
2/27 - Jets | Geno Smith open to being a backup
2/27 - Chiefs | KC trying to sign Eric Berry
2/27 - Chiefs | Kansas City may have competition at LG
2/27 - Jets | Sheldon Richardson may be trade option
2/27 - Steelers | Pittsburgh may look at two CBs
2/27 - Cardinals | Gabe Martin returns to Arizona
2/27 - Steelers | Antonio Brown contract update
2/27 - Steelers | Five-year deal for Antonio Brown
2/27 - Chiefs | Laurent Duvernay-Tardif close to extension
2/27 - Steelers | Antonio Brown agrees to big deal
2/27 - 49ers | San Francisco tenders two players
2/27 - Steelers | More on Le'Veon Bell's franchise tag
2/27 - Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul does receive tag
2/27 - Giants | Tag looming for Jason Pierre-Paul
2/27 - Broncos | C.J. Anderson should be cleared soon
2/27 - NFL | Patrick Mahomes on the rise
2/27 - Steelers | Le'Veon Bell tagged
2/27 - Falcons | Dwight Freeney not retiring
2/27 - Browns | No franchise tag for Terrelle Pryor
2/27 - Colts | Indy signs Fahn Cooper
2/27 - Packers | Three coaching changes for Packers
2/27 - Panthers | Carolina tags Kawann Short
2/27 - Rams | Trumaine Johnson expected to be tagged
2/27 - Chargers | Franchise tag coming for Melvin Ingram?
2/27 - Steelers | Tag likely for Le'Veon Bell
2/27 - Redskins | Kirk Cousins should be tagged
2/27 - Cardinals | More on Chandler Jones' franchise tag
2/27 - Dolphins | Kenny Stills' price range set?
2/27 - Panthers | Tag likely for Kawann Short?
2/27 - Cardinals | Chandler Jones receives franchise tag
2/27 - Steelers | Antonio Brown talks progressing
2/27 - Browns | Andrew Hawkins released
2/27 - Panthers | Wes Horton re-ups with Panthers
2/27 - Chiefs | Dontari Poe likely to hit market
2/27 - Chiefs | Eric Berry likely to see tag
2/27 - Redskins | Josh Doctson nearing full health
2/27 - Bears | Alshon Jeffery unlikely to be tagged
2/27 - Cowboys | Josh McCown has Cowboys' interest
2/26 - Vikings | Kyle Rudolph the go-to guy in red zone
2/26 - Raiders | DeAndre Washington showed explosiveness
2/26 - Panthers | Contract details for Mario Addison
2/26 - NFL | Mixed reviews on Jabrill Peppers
2/26 - Jaguars | Jacksonville eyeing a pass-rusher?
2/26 - Buccaneers | Tampa Bay looking to add speed
2/26 - Panthers | Darrel Young could start
2/26 - Steelers | Pittsburgh wants more pass-rushers
2/26 - Bengals | Cincinnati wants Dre Kirkpatrick back
2/26 - Ravens | Kyle Juszczyk wants to stay
2/26 - Chiefs | Eric Berry still willing to sit out
2/26 - Bills | LeSean McCoy gives fan a scare
2/26 - Jets | Darrelle Revis willing to take cut?
2/26 - Cowboys | No decision on Tony Romo's future
2/26 - Panthers | Carolina bringing back Mario Addison
2/26 - NFL | Salary cap expected to be in $166-169 M range
2/26 - Dolphins | Julius Thomas expendable due to blocking woes
2/26 - Raiders | Latavius Murray expected to leave Oakland
2/26 - Broncos | Denver to discuss Tony Romo if released
2/26 - Bengals | Extension not 'crucial' for Marvin Lewis
2/26 - Jets | Door open for Geno Smith to return?
2/26 - Raiders | Latavius Murray could still return to OAK
2/26 - Lions | DeAndre Levy could have contract restructured
2/26 - Packers | JC Tretter could be too expensive for GB
2/26 - NFL | Kendell Beckwith won't work out
2/26 - NFL | Ryan Ramczyk won't work out
2/26 - Ravens | Matt Elam arrested
2/26 - NFL | Jarrad Davis won't work out
2/26 - Packers | Lucas Patrick could start in 2017
2/26 - Jets | David Harris expected to remain with team
2/25 - Lions | Golden Tate overcame slow start
2/25 - Broncos | Demaryius Thomas remains consistent
2/25 - Seahawks | Steady growth for Doug Baldwin
2/25 - NFL | Joshua Malone has No. 2 WR potential
2/25 - NFL | Scout high on Malachi Dupre
2/25 - NFL | Dalvin Cook a complete back
2/25 - NFL | Leonard Fournette in rare company
2/25 - NFL | Red flags for Mitch Trubisky?
2/25 - Eagles | Carson Wentz works out with WR prospects
2/25 - Broncos | Trevor Siemian optimistic
2/25 - Jets | Jay Cutler a longshot for NYJ?
2/25 - Redskins | Washington to pursue Calais Campbell
2/25 - NFL | Josh McCown to consider several factors
2/25 - Broncos | Chris Strausser to join Broncos staff
2/25 - Jaguars | Roy Miller could stay with Jags
2/25 - Texans | Teammate high on Nick Martin
2/25 - Jets | Erin Henderson's option not picked up
2/25 - Steelers | Daniel McCullers looking to drop weight
2/25 - Bills | Zach Brown could be used at weakside LB
2/25 - Bills | Cyrus Kouandjio could be a starter
2/25 - Jets | David Harris may be asked to rework deal
2/25 - Cardinals | Darren Fells may not get tender
2/25 - NFL | Nick Mangold not retiring
2/25 - Giants | NYG may look at Russell Okung
2/25 - Jets | Nick Mangold released
2/25 - Eagles | Jamaal Charles an option for Eagles?
2/25 - 49ers | Jimmie Ward could change positions
2/25 - 49ers | Earl Mitchell expected to help run defense
2/25 - 49ers | Glenn Dorsey may not be back with 49ers
2/25 - Redskins | Junior Galette back on one-year deal
2/25 - Packers | Green Bay hires Matt Malaspina
2/25 - Broncos | Chris Kragthorpe hired
2/25 - Redskins | DeAngelo Hall could be released
2/25 - Bills | Robert Woods still open to returning
2/24 - NFL | Chad Kelly may still attend combine
2/24 - Vikings | Adrian Peterson confused by doubters
2/24 - Ravens | Baltimore eyeing possession receiver
2/24 - Colts | Jack Mewhort on the mend
2/24 - Bills | Robert Woods happy with role
2/24 - Cowboys | No slump for Dak Prescott?
2/24 - Bears | Jay Cutler has support
2/24 - Vikings | Minnesota believes in Laquon Treadwell
2/24 - 49ers | San Francisco eyeing Reuben Foster?
2/24 - Vikings | MIN had not talked with Alterraun Verner
2/24 - 49ers | Earl Mitchell agrees to terms with 49ers
2/24 - 49ers | Ray Ray Armstrong may move to OLB
2/24 - Rams | Pharoh Cooper could be returner
2/24 - Texans | Houston has not talked with Quintin Demps
2/24 - Browns | Terrelle Pryor may get transition tag
2/24 - Rams | Big salary for Trumaine Johnson if tagged
2/24 - Steelers | Not much progress between PIT Le'Veon Bell
2/24 - Bills | Adolphus Washington will be a DT
2/24 - Bills | Kyle Williams on the bubble?
2/24 - Redskins | Washington interested in Kenny Britt
2/24 - NFL | Alterraun Verner receiving interest
2/24 - Bengals | Rex Burkhead may not be back with CIN
2/24 - Lions | Two Lions could compete for RG job
2/24 - Jets | Wesley Johnson may start in 2017
2/24 - Browns | John Greco could move to center
2/24 - 49ers | San Francisco adds DeAndre Carter

<< Prev page (c) KFFL.com - All Rights Reserved.