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Wide Receiver, Detroit Lions

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Draft: 2007 Round 1 (2)
College: Georgia Tech
Ht: 6’5”  Wt: 236 DOB: 1985-09-29 Age: 28
WR Rank Tier ADP-12
#2 1 1.06

Season Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  ReceivingRushing Fantasy
Season Team G GS Target Rec Yard Avg TDAtt Yard Avg TD FFPts FFPts/G
2007 DET 15 10 95 48 756 15.8 4 4 52 13.0 1 110.8 7.4
2008 DET 16 16 151 78 1,331 17.1 12 3 -1 -0.3 0 205.0 12.8
2009 DET 14 14 136 67 984 14.7 5 7 73 10.4 0 135.7 9.7
2010 DET 16 15 137 77 1,120 14.5 12 4 32 8.0 0 187.2 11.7
2011 DET 16 16 158 96 1,681 17.5 16 1 11 11.0 0 265.2 16.6
2012 DET 16 - 204 122 1,964 16.1 5 0 0 - 0 226.4 14.2
2013 DET 14 - 156 84 1,492 17.8 12 0 0 - 0 221.2 15.8
2014 (Projected) DET       93 1,477 15.9 11 0 0 - 0 213.7  

2014 Outlook
Depth Chart
Could help finally be on the way for Megatron? Will Golden Tate or Eric Ebron fill the role of Starscream? (You're welcome, Transformers fans!) Season after season, Calvin Johnson had to shoulder the passing load for a Lions team that was simply unable to find a complementary receiver. The otherworldly Johnson stepped up to do his best superhero impression again last year, racking up an 84-1,489-12 line in only 14 games. So will the addition of Tate and Ebron impact Johnson's numbers negatively or positively? A look at Johnson's mates in the top five last year proves that it helps to be the MAN in the passing game. Between Johnson, A.J. Green, Josh Gordon, Demaryius Thomas and Dez Bryant, only Thomas had a teammate finish in the top 20. If Tate continues his solid play, and Ebron is as advertised, expect Johnson's yardage totals to take a slight dip in 2014, but his catches and touchdown totals could slightly increase with the reduced defensive attention he receives. Any way you slice it, Johnson is a lock for the top five, and the potential top pick at WR.

Comment: Johnson has been the most consistent wide receiver in fantasy football over the last three years.

Fan. Tm. Player
WR1WR1 Calvin Johnson
WR2WR2 Golden Tate
WR3WR3 Kris Durham
WR4WR4 Ryan Broyles
WR5WR5 Jeremy Ross
WR6WR6 Kevin Ogletree
WR7WR7 T.J. Jones
WR8WR8 Patrick Edwards
WRWR Corey Fuller
Lions Depth Chart
News From The Past 90 Days
Lions going up-tempo in 2014
OC Joe Lombardi bringing over pieces of Saints playbook
By: Mike Krueger | Thu May 22, 8:30 am

Detroit Lions
First-year Lions offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi, an offensive assistant with the Saints for seven seasons, said after he was hired that his playbook is a combination of ideas he brought from New Orleans, leftovers from the Lions’ last offense, and things Caldwell and others have added from previous stops. One tenet of the system, and something the Lions have stressed repeatedly in their off-season practices, is playing at a fast pace in order to control the tempo of the game. (Detroit Free Press)

FFToday's Take: The Lions have the skill position players to shatter previous offensive team records if they can quicken the pace the way Chip Kelley did with the Eagles a year ago. Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush, Joique Bell and Golden Tate can all be fantasy stars in Lombardi's new offense.


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2013 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  ReceivingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Target Rec Yard Avg TDAtt Yard Avg TD FFPts
1 MIN W 34-24 9 4 37 9.3 0 0 0 - 0 3.7
2 at ARI L 21-25 8 6 116 19.3 2 0 0 - 0 23.6
3 at WAS W 27-20 13 7 115 16.4 1 0 0 - 0 17.5
4 CHI W 40-32 10 4 44 11.0 1 0 0 - 0 10.4
6 at CLE W 31-17 8 3 25 8.3 0 0 0 - 0 2.5
7 CIN L 24-27 15 9 155 17.2 2 0 0 - 0 27.5
8 DAL W 31-30 16 14 329 23.5 1 0 0 - 0 38.9
10 at CHI W 21-19 17 6 83 13.8 2 0 0 - 0 20.3
11 at PIT L 27-37 13 6 179 29.8 2 0 0 - 0 29.9
12 TB L 21-24 14 7 115 16.4 0 0 0 - 0 11.5
13 GB W 40-10 10 6 101 16.8 1 0 0 - 0 16.1
14 at PHI L 20-34 5 3 49 16.3 0 0 0 - 0 4.9
15 BAL L 16-18 14 6 98 16.3 0 0 0 - 0 9.8
16 NYG L 20-23 4 3 43 14.3 0 0 0 - 0 4.3

2012 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  ReceivingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Target Rec Yard Avg TDAtt Yard Avg TD FFPts
1 STL W 27-23 7 6 111 18.5 0 0 0 - 0 11.1
2 at SF L 19-27 12 8 94 11.8 0 0 0 - 0 9.4
3 at TEN L 41-44 12 10 164 16.4 1 0 0 - 0 22.4
4 MIN L 13-20 12 5 54 10.8 0 0 0 - 0 5.4
6 at PHI W 26-23 13 6 135 22.5 0 0 0 - 0 13.5
7 at CHI L 7-13 11 3 34 11.3 0 0 0 - 0 3.4
8 SEA W 28-24 8 3 46 15.3 0 0 0 - 0 4.6
9 at JAC W 31-14 8 7 129 18.4 0 0 0 - 0 12.9
10 at MIN L 24-34 13 12 207 17.3 1 0 0 - 0 26.7
11 GB L 20-24 11 5 143 28.6 1 0 0 - 0 20.3
12 HOU L 31-34 17 8 140 17.5 1 0 0 - 0 20.0
13 IND L 33-35 20 13 171 13.2 1 0 0 - 0 23.1
14 at GB L 20-27 13 10 118 11.8 0 0 0 - 0 11.8
15 at ARI L 10-38 17 10 121 12.1 0 0 0 - 0 12.1
16 ATL L 18-31 16 11 225 20.5 0 0 0 - 0 22.5
17 CHI L 24-26 14 5 72 14.4 0 0 0 - 0 7.2

2011 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  ReceivingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Target Rec Yard Avg TDAtt Yard Avg TD FFPts
1 at TB W 27-20 10 6 88 14.7 2 0 0 - 0 20.8
2 KC W 48-3 7 3 29 9.7 2 0 0 - 0 14.9
3 at MIN W 26-23 11 7 108 15.4 2 0 0 - 0 22.8
4 at DAL W 34-30 13 8 96 12.0 2 0 0 - 0 21.6
5 CHI W 24-13 6 5 130 26.0 1 0 0 - 0 19.0
6 SF L 19-25 9 7 113 16.1 0 0 0 - 0 11.3
7 ATL L 16-23 11 5 115 23.0 1 0 0 - 0 17.5
8 at DEN W 45-10 7 6 125 20.8 1 0 0 - 0 18.5
10 at CHI L 13-37 19 7 81 11.6 0 0 0 - 0 8.1
11 CAR W 49-35 8 5 89 17.8 0 0 0 - 0 8.9
12 GB L 15-27 8 4 49 12.3 1 0 0 - 0 10.9
13 at NO L 17-31 8 6 69 11.5 0 0 0 - 0 6.9
14 MIN W 34-28 4 3 29 9.7 0 1 11 11.0 0 4.0
15 at OAK W 28-27 14 9 214 23.8 2 0 0 - 0 33.4
16 SD W 38-10 6 4 102 25.5 1 0 0 - 0 16.2
17 at GB L 41-45 17 11 244 22.2 1 0 0 - 0 30.4
WC at NO L 28-45 15 12 211 17.6 2 0 0 - 0 33.1
WC = Wild-Card

TD Distance
Receiving: 36, 1, 15, 1, 32, 5, 23, 2, 73, 57, 56, 3, 51, 6, 14, 13, 13, 12

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