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DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions looks to avoid the tackle by Sam Shields #37 of the Green Bay Packers in the third quarter at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson Discusses Ankle Injury, Possibility Of Defenders Targeting It

“Some of these things require some rest,” Johnson said. “You can’t keep on pounding on it and expect it to get better.”

CBS Detroit–10/08/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions makes a catch as Melvin White #23 of the Carolina Panthers defends during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 24-7.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Report: Calvin Johnson Frustrated At Playing While Injured

“You know he is a gamer,” Rapoport said, per NFL.com, “but he wants to make sure he gets this ankle healed for the long haul.”

CBS Detroit–10/07/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions tries to avoid the tackle by Tramon Williams #38 of the Green Bay Packers in the fourth quarter at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan the lions win 19-7. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Caldwell Says He Will Strongly Consider Sitting Calvin Johnson

Johnson had 19 catches for 329 yards in Detroit’s first three games. In the last two weeks, he has caught just three passes for 19 yards.

CBS Detroit–10/06/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks to throw a second quarter pass against the Buffalo Bills at Ford Field on October 05, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Lack Of Protection, Injuries Derail Lions In Ugly Loss To Bills

Stafford completed 18 of 31 passes, had to scramble frequently, threw an interception and took six sacks.

CBS Detroit–10/05/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates with Golden Tate #15 after a 35-14 win over the New York Giants at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Lions’ Calvin Johnson To Play Against Bills

Receiver Calvin Johnson will start for the Detroit Lions despite a sore ankle, while the Buffalo Bills will be minus two defensive starters on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–10/05/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates with Golden Tate #15 after a 35-14 win over the New York Giants at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Caldwell Expects Tate Will Play Sunday, Says ‘We’ll See’ About Johnson

Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate, the top two wide receivers for the Detroit Lions, both missed some practice time this week due to injuries.

CBS Detroit–10/03/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:   Calvin Johnson #81 and teammate  C.J. Mosley #99 of the Detroit Lions walk off the field after losing to the Carolina Panthers 24-7 during the game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Lions’ Johnson, Jets’ Decker Active And Will Play

Wide receivers Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions and Eric Decker of the New York Jets are both active and will play Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–09/28/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions tries to avoid the tackle by Tramon Williams #38 of the Green Bay Packers in the fourth quarter at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan the lions win 19-7. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jets’ Tall Task: Defending Lions’ Megatron

Calvin Johnson is looming for the New York Jets’ still-shaky secondary.

97.1 The Ticket–09/26/2014

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 22: Le'Veon Bell #6 of the Pittsburgh Steelers is tackled by Sam Shields #37 of the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 22, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Steelers defeated the Packers 38-31. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Packers’ Corners Gear Up For Lions’ Calvin Johnson

Green Bay Packers cornerbacks Sam Shields and Tramon Williams are bracing for another matchup with Calvin Johnson.

97.1 The Ticket–09/19/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 22: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions participates in pre-game activities prior to playing the Jacksonville Jaguars in a preseason game at Ford Field on August 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions’ Calvin Johnson Will Test Panthers New Secondary

“You don’t find a guy who is that size who can run a 4.3 like he does,” Harper said of the 6-foot-5, 236-pound Johnson. “He has the whole package.”

97.1 The Ticket–09/13/2014

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