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NFL Great Calvin Johnson Is Grossing Us Out With Surgery Photos

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.10.2016 | Sports

Here's another reason to not play football. On Friday, Detroit Lions receiving great Calvin Johnson showed off graphic photos of a surgery he had on a...

Jerome Bettis Says Series Of Early Retirements Should Worry NFL

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 03.24.2016 | Sports

For the second consecutive offseason, the NFL has been rocked by a series of early retirements from high-profile players who seemed to have good years...

Let's Preview The NFL Playoffs!

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 01.09.2016 | Sports

Another NFL regular season has come to a close, which means it's time to talk playoffs. Playoffs? Yes, playoffs. On this week's episode of "The Second...

This Vine Of Calvin Johnson After The Packers Won Is Internet Gold

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 12.04.2015 | Sports

After his Detroit Lions fell victim to the one of the craziest finishes of the NFL season Thursday night, there was nothing left for wide receiver Cal...

WATCH: Late TD Pass Keeps Lions' Winning Streak Alive

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 11.09.2014 | Sports

Once again, the Detroit Lions fell behind on Sunday. But, once again, they found away to win. Trailing 16-13 with 35 seconds left, it was Lions qu...

Jordan Schultz

Top 10 NFL Wide Receivers 2014: Megatron Slips And Antonio Brown Ascends

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 11.04.2014 | Sports

NFL fans could fairly argue that 2014 is the heyday of the wide receiver. Whether you credit the influx of talent at the position or the assortment of...

The Time Is Now for the Detroit Lions

Dan Karpuc | Posted 12.23.2014 | Sports
Dan Karpuc

Lousy. Pathetic. Boring. Typical. These are adjectives that can be used to describe the Detroit Lions in recent years. Balanced. Efficient. Defensive-minded. Composed. These are adjectives that can be used to describe this year's 5-2 Lions squad.

Week 6 Fantasy Football Focus

Paul Bessire | Posted 12.09.2014 | Sports
Paul Bessire

Russell Wilson may not match his 100+ yard rushing output from Monday night in Washington, but expect another great game in a relative shootout versus a Cowboys' defense that is allowing a league-worst 6.5 yards-per-play.

Week 5 Fantasy Football Focus

Paul Bessire | Posted 12.02.2014 | Sports
Paul Bessire

Andrew Luck leads the NFL in touchdown passes and fantasy points this season and is projected to finish #1 among all players in fantasy points at the end of the season.

Week 3 Fantasy Football Focus

Paul Bessire | Posted 11.18.2014 | Sports
Paul Bessire

DeMarco Murray leads the NFL in rushing yards through two games and is projected to top 1,750 yards rushing if he makes 16 starts this year. For perspective, no other player is projected to exceed 1,500 yards rushing.

Week 1 Fantasy Football Focus

Paul Bessire | Posted 11.05.2014 | Sports
Paul Bessire

The Predictalator has run every Week 1 2014 NFL game 50,000 times. This allows us to rank all players based on their expected fantasy football output in the upcoming game.

35 Years of Lions Draft-Butchery (Including 10 Missed Super Bowl QBs): A Masochistic NFL Draft-Day Guide

Kevin Walsh | Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports
Kevin Walsh

I'm going to celebrate on the best day of a Lions fan's year -- NFL Draft Day. But to be fair, I'm not going to analyze their ineptitude identifying talent since the Eisenhower years -- again, that would be cruel. I'm just going to start when I began following this incredibly consistent team.

NFL Players Most Fear Ndamukong Suh And Calvin Johnson (But Probably For Different Reasons)

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

In the NFL, there are things to fear other than fear itself: The Detroit Lions. According to a poll of more than 320 NFL players conducted by ESPN...

Pacific NW Rockers Pay Tribute to Portland's Historic Crystal Ballroom

Logan Lynn | Posted 03.04.2014 | Entertainment
Logan Lynn

"Venues speak to the people that frequent them. The Crystal was built for counterculture. It was on the third floor of the building so the dancers in the '20s had time to 'separate' before the cops could get there. When dancing was illegal they did it at the Crystal."

Restore the Roar

John Mardirosian | Posted 02.05.2014 | Sports
John Mardirosian

Last Thursday, the Detroit Lions did something they hadn't done in the previous nine years of their annual Thanksgiving Day showdown -- they won.

Steelers Keep Hope Alive With 37-27 Victory Over Lions

Jill Baughman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Jill Baughman

With three AFC North teams boasting a rather hilarious 4-6 record, the division is kind of wide open, and the Steelers actually have a shot at redeeming what began as a truly horrific season.

Dez Bryant's Anger Issues Make Him The Bull At The Cowboys' Rodeo

Jordan Schultz | Posted 12.28.2013 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant's petulant, child-like antics during Sunday's 31-30 loss to Detroit showed that this is not a guy who gets it.

WATCH: The Best Catches From Week 8

Posted 10.28.2013 | Sports

A handful of receivers (and one tight end) stole the show with some amazing catches on Sunday. Take a look at some of best receptions of the NFL's Wee...

WATCH: Calvin Jumps Over Bengals Defenders For TD

Posted 10.20.2013 | Sports

Three members of Cincinnati's secondary surrounded Calvin Johnson in the end zone and it didn't matter. The Lions star receiver still came down with a...

Megatron 'Can't Stand' Bears

National Football Post | Posted 09.27.2013 | Sports

By Aaron Wilson, National Football Post Calvin Johnson made it known how he feels about the Chicago Bears. Maybe it was because the Bears were o...

Jordan Schultz

SHOCK! Megatron Is The Greatest Of Greats

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.19.2013 | Sports

As the position of quarterback continues its ascendency in the NFL, inevitably that benefits the wide receiver: The position is positively booming wit...

Even Megatron Has A Heart

The Onion | Posted 07.22.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT--Months following his record-setting 2012 campaign, Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson shocked football fans Wednesday, revealing that he play...

Megatron Closing In On Rice

Posted 12.22.2012 | Sports

By Brad Biggs, National Football Post Calvin Johnson is closing in on one of Jerry Rice’s prized records. Barring a stumble or untimely injury...

VOTE: Best Performances Of Week 10

Posted 11.13.2012 | Sports

If Adrian Peterson isn't even 100% healthy yet then defenses set to face Minnesota over the remainder of the season have a lot to worry about as he co...

NFL's Monday Night Football: Predictions for the Detroit Lions at the Chicago Bears

Barbara Bruno | Posted 12.21.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

The Detroit Lions hope that they won't need fourth quarter heroics to win two in a row and narrow the gap between themselves and the division-leading Chicago Bears. They could be hoping in vain.