- Sports Illustrated's Michael Rosenberg put together a nice retrospective on why Calvin Johnson's potential retirement isn't that surprising.
- Here's a Megatron stat dump:
From 2011-2013, Calvin Johnson caught 302 passes for 5,137 yards and 33 TD— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) January 31, 2016
That's the most rec yards over a 3-year stretch in NFL history
Calvin Johnson currently has 11,619 career receiving yards, 2nd-most in NFL history before a player's 31st birthday pic.twitter.com/RF19HCmLJo— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) January 31, 2016
- Despite the dim outlook on Johnson's future, the Detroit Lions released a statement claiming their position has not changed since their original statement on Jan. 6.
- Paula Pasche picked out Johnson's top five games of his NFL career.
- Zac Snyder of Detroit Jock City breaks down why Calvin Johnson's retirement is nothing like Barry Sanders'.
- Switching gears, Ezekiel Ansah had a quiet Pro Bowl, tallying just a single tackle. But I really wish we would have seen this:
Who all wanna see me on offense?— Ezekiel Ansah (@Ziggy_Ansah) February 1, 2016