Calvin Johnson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Calvin Johnson: 'I can honestly say that I don't miss playing'

    Michigan Live "He says he was in pain every day. He shuffled across floors because he couldn't bend his ankles. His fingers ached every time he tried to catch a football. That's kind of a problem for a wide receiver. Calvin Johnson's retirement shocked a lot of people in March of 2016. In retrospect, it's..." January 02

  • Why Boomer Esiason Believes Patriots Could Consider Calvin Johnson Trade

    NESN "Could the New England Patriots pursue Calvin Johnson? Boomer Esiason isn’t ruling it out. Johnson, now 32 years old, hasn’t played since the 2015 season, but ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Sunday, citing league sources, that two teams have spoken to the Detroit Lions about potentially..." October 30

  • Jaguars & Eagles Interested In Lions WR Calvin Johnson

    NFL Trade Rumors "Chris Mortensen of ESPN mentioned during an appearance on “Mike & Mike” that the Jaguars and Eagles have both show interest in possibly trading for retired Lions WR Calvin Johnson. “The speculation has been the Philadelphia Eagles,” Mortensen said, via Jimmy Kempski of the Philly Voice. “Once..." October 30

  • Report of Eagles pursuing Calvin Johnson is off the mark

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles added some significant offensive weapons in the offseason. A new report indicates they’d like to add another offensive weapon during the season. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, however, that report isn’t true. Steven Albritton of KMBC in Kansas City reports that the..." October 29

  • If Calvin Johnson wants to play for a new team, all he has to do is show up in Detroit

    Pro Football Talk "The report that multiple teams have contacted the Lions about trading for the rights of retired receiver Calvin Johnson seems like it’s not going to lead to Johnson returning, primarily because there’s no indication that he wants to return. If he does, and if he doesn’t want the Lions to pick his..." October 29

  • Lions approached about trading Calvin Johnson's rights

    ESPN "Over the past week, two teams have spoken to the Detroit Lions about potentially trading for Calvin Johnson's rights before Tuesday's NFL trade deadline, league sources told ESPN. Figuring they had nothing to lose, the Lions told teams to reach out to Johnson to gauge his reaction, but so far..." October 29