Posts Tagged ‘Calvin Johnson’
Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Adam Rank, Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Calvin Johnson, Cam Newton, Christmas, Jake Long, Larry Fitzgerald, Mario Williams, Maurice Jones-Drew, megatron, Pro Bowl, RG3, rudolph, santa, Tim Tebow
We’re still in holiday mode, even though Santa didn’t bring our favorite team a playoff spot. However, jolly old St. Nick has been generous with a few other teams. The NFC playoff spots are still up for grabs. But even if you’ve been naughty or nice, we’re going to present you with out generous gift of content for this past week. Sunday: RG3 Zone – RG3 makes a comeback against the Eagles. It’s like he’s never left. Madden Curse Watch – Megatron transforms Jerry Rice’s all-time record. Adrian Peterson – All Day Zone – All the highlights from every game Adrian Peterson’s played in as he inches closer to breaking Eric Dickerson’s all-time season rushing record. Monday: Week 16: Curse, […]
Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Blair Walsh, Bruce Arians, Calvin Johnson, Cam Newton, Chuck Pagaon, Green Bay Packers, Greg McElroy, Indianapolis Colts, Jerry Rice, Kai Forbath, Marques Colston, megatron, NFL records, Pete Carroll, Play 60 kid, playoffs, Rex Ryan, The Holy Roller, The Immaculate Reception
Welcome to week 16, where we saw several records be broken… by kickers! There was also a 50-burger dropped in Green Bay, a real record broken in Detroit, and a heart-warming moment as the cherry on top of a wild Sunday. Let’s get to the unexpected (and expected) for week 16.
Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 | NFL.com staff Tags: Calvin Johnson, Jerry Rice, Julio Jones, Madden Curse, Matt Ryan, Matthew Stafford, receiving record, Roddy White
It’s week 16 and with the Lions officially eliminated from the playoffs, all eyes turn to Calvin Johnson and his pursuit of Jerry Rice’s all-time receiving record.
Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: 2012, Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Calvin Johnson, Dallas Cowboys, end of days, Eric Dickerson, Jerry Rice, Mayan apocalypse, Michael Strahan, New York Giants, Peyton Manning, replacement refs, Rex Ryan, Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson, Tim Tebow, Tony Romo
If the Mayans are correct, the world will end tomorrow, and if you’ve been paying attention there have been several signs in the 2012 NFL season that the Mayans may have been right after all
Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Atlanta Falcons, Calvin Johnson, Thomas DeCoud
Thomas DeCoud visited “NFL AM” to discuss the Falcons matchup vs the Lions and dropped a little Barry White on his way out.
Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Madden Curse, Matthew Stafford, Mikel Leshoure, Pick Six, Ryan Lindley
The Detroit Lions stayed on the road in week 15 as they faced the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium, where Calvin Johnson aimed to continue his outstanding season, and close in on Jerry Rice’s all-time receiving record.
Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, A.J. Green, Ahmad Bradshaw, Andy Dalton, Calvin Johnson, David Wilson
Will Cincinnati Bengals wideout A.J. Green rebound after his sub-par performance last week?
Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Greg Jennings, Lambeau Field, Madden Curse, Matthew Stafford, Sunday Night Football, Will Ferrell
The Detroit Lions, playoff hopes all but lost, traveled to a snowy Wisconsin in week 14 to face the Green Bay Packers on Sunday Night Football. Divisional pride was still on the line, and Calvin Johnson was closing in on Jerry Rice’s all-time receiving yardage record.
Posted: Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Calvin Johnson, connor barth, Jets, Joe Montana, Joe Namath, Kate Middleton, Madden Curse, Mark Sanchez, New England Patriots, Prince William, RG3, Russell Wilson, University of Alabama, University of Notre Dame
We hope your week 13 was better than the one Mark Sanchez had. We’ve got some fun reads for you and want to make sure you check them out. So here’s our clipboard of content: Sunday: Exclusive: Jets Quarterback Mark Sanchez’s clipboard – Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez was lifted during Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals. Sanchez was caught furiously scribbling on his clipboard. What could he have possibly been writing? We got a sneak peek with our spy camera. Monday: Madden Curse Watch – Calvin Johnson erupts against the Colts, but Andrew Luck leads a fourth quarter charge. Madden Curse watch has all the drama captured on camera and on video. NFL Royalty – Photo gallery – In honor […]
Posted: Monday, December 3rd, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Cam Newton, Andrew Luck, Calvin Johnson, Eric Decker, Freddy Morris, Hakeem Nicks, Jamaal Charles, Kai Forbath, Percy Harvin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker
Welcome to the Monday Nightmare and this truly was the most anxiety-filled night of fantasy football I’ve ever experienced.
Posted: Monday, December 3rd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Andrew Luck, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Indianapolis Colts, Madden Curse, Matthew Stafford, megatron
It’s week 13, and the Detroit Lions badly needed a win against the resurgent Indianapolis Colts to keep any hope of a trip to the playoffs alive. Let’s see if Megatron and co. brought their A-game.
Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Calvin Johnson, John Madden, madden curse watch, megatron
Historically, players who are featured on the cover of the “Madden NFL” franchise experience significant drops in their offensive production. NFL.com is tracking the performance of Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions over the course of the 2012 season because we believe Johnson will debunk the Madden curse. Happy Thanksgiving! Welcome to the Detroit Lions’ 73rd Thanksgiving Game. The Lions played host to AFC South division leader Houston Texans. The Texans are closing in on a playoff spot and the Lions just needed a win. Megatron‘s ready. Are you? ————————————————————————————————————————————– FIRST QUARTER ————————————————————————————————————————————– Matt Stafford is sacked on the first play of the game. Hello, J.J. Watt. Stafford shakes it off and puts together this drive: Big throw to Ryan Broyles on 3rd […]
Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Calvin Johnson, John Madden, Madden Curse, megatron
Historically, players who are featured on the cover of the “Madden NFL” franchise experience significant drops in their offensive production. NFL.com is tracking the performance of Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions over the course of the 2012 season because we believe Johnson will debunk the Madden curse. The Detroit Lions, last in the NFC North and rapidly following out of the playoff race, faced a must-win game against division rival Green Bay Packers. Megatron needed a big game. ————————————————————————————————————————————– FIRST QUARTER ————————————————————————————————————————————– Late in the first quarter, a failed fourth down conversion by the Green Bay Packers leads to this big play by Calvin Johnson. Cue tape! The Detroit Lions are in the red zone with Matt Stafford‘s 53-yard pass to Megatron. […]
Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, John Madden, Madden Curse, megatron, Minnesota Vikings
Historically, players who are featured on the cover of the “Madden NFL” franchise experience significant drops in their offensive production. NFL.com is tracking the performance of Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions over the course of the 2012 season because we believe Johnson will debunk the Madden curse. Calvin Johnson on battling injury this season: “I’m feeling all right.” That’s all we needed to hear, Megatron. On to the game! ————————————————————————————————————————————– FIRST QUARTER ————————————————————————————————————————————– The Minnesota Vikings start off strong against a sleepy Lions defense. And offense. First Vikings possession of the game. Christian Ponder connects with rookie wide receiver Jarius Wright for a touchdown. On the following Lions possession, Matt Stafford is intercepted by Chad Greenway. Soon after the turnover, the Vikings […]
Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Antonio Brown, Calvin Johnson, Emmanuel Sanders, Mike Wallace, Percy Harvin
Can Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson be trusted in light of his injury revelation?