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Lions Top Cincy 27-26 in Preseason Opener

Calvin Johnson caught both of his passes just before halftime, and Detroit made a rousing fourth-quarter comeback long after he exited the game, as the Lions downed Cincinnati, 27-26, in the preseason opener for both clubs at Ford Field. The game was still in doubt until Shayne Graham, who had converted on four earlier field […]

Johnson To Play A Lot In Lions Opener

Lions fans will see a lot of rookie wide receiver Calvin Johnson in the team’s preseason opener.  Offensive coordinator Mike Martz said Johnson will play a lot throughout the preseason.  Martz also said backup quarterbacks J.T. O’Sullivan and Dan Orlovsky will also take a lot of snaps during the preseason.  Detroit opens preseason play Thursday […]