Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog questions the enormity – and absurdity – of Matthew Stafford’s whopping five-year $135 million contract extension with the Detroit Lions. Wow, a $135 million contract extension! That’s a lot of jack for an NFL … Continue reading
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross announced his intent to ink an unprecedented $114 million deal with NFL free agent and former Detroit Lions’ defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Signing Suh to the mega deal will make the immensely talented, but highly … Continue reading
Yesterday, Detroit Lions’ WR Calvin “Megatron” Johnson became the fastest player in NFL history to reach the 10,000 yard career receiving mark. In addition to scoring two touchdowns, Johnson hauled in nine passes for 109 receiving yards to lead his … Continue reading
NBC Sports’ Mike Florio listed Detroit Lions WR Calvin “Megatron” Johnson as doubtful for Sunday’s NFC Central game against the Minnesota Vikings. Johnson missed the entire week of practice after displaying an inability to plant and cut on an aggravated … Continue reading
Earlier this week, according to an ESPN.com survey of 320 players, Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson and defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh were voted as the most feared players in the NFL.
And today, upon learning about the physical struggles of the irrepressible wide out this past season, Johnson earns my vote, and probably those of the same 320 NFL players polled by ESPN as the most respected player in the NFL.Continue reading