Waddle suffered a knee injury in Sunday’s win over the Minnesota Vikings.
Johnson often saw single coverage, and he made the Chicago defense – most notably Corey Fuller’s younger brother Kyle Fuller – pay dearly.
The Lions have signed or re-signed Fluellen eight times. Accordingly, Fluellen has been cut many times; he does not even know how many.
The surging Detroit Lions will try and all but lock up a playoff spot with a win over the struggling Chicago Bears.
Detroit is within striking distance of its first divisional title since 1993 and the automatic playoff berth that comes with it.
With the Detroit Lions at 10-4, Caldwell has taken many questions that begin “We know you won’t look ahead to the playoffs, but … “
The Detroit Lions overcame an early deficit with their defense and with special teams luck actually being on their side.
In the middle of the second quarter Sunday, the Detroit Lions desperately needed a spark.
“Obviously any time they get carted off, it’s not good, so we’ll see,” Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said after the game.
Lions head coach Jim Caldwell has shut down all playoff talk, but the team knows what is at stake.