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Name Your Favorite Biographies

I will soon be starting another volume in Robert Caro's masterful series on Lyndon Johnson but first need to wrap up Jonathan Fenby's fascinating book on Charles de Gaulle. The Amity Shlaes book on Calvin Coolidge also awaits. This blog...Show More Summary

Raiders pass on Leonard Williams, take receiver Amari Cooper

The Oakland Raiders have a tough history this century at the NFL draft. The list of picks made after the Raiders' first-round pick is incredible, including Aaron Rodgers and Calvin Johnson. And their 2015 pick will be questioned as well. When...Show More Summary

Greg Cosell's draft preview: Dorial Green-Beckham is a huge wild card

There aren't many guys like Dorial Green-Beckham, in terms of size and his ability to move. In fact, in the NFL there's probably only one: Calvin Johnson. I don't think Johnson is an unreasonable comparison for Green-Beckham. If Green-Beckham was clean off the field he'd be a top 10 or top 12 pick. Show More Summary

Jason Garrett says NFL should have changed Calvin Johnson rule

Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett says the league should have changed the Calvin Johnson (and Dez Bryant) rule at this year's league meetings. Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett thinks the NFL made a mistake when they didn't tweak the...Show More Summary

2015 Fantasy Football Outlook for Detroit Lions Stars

The theme in 2015 is improvement for the Detroit Lions fantasy football stars. Golden Tate, Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson must coalesce in the second year of head coach Jim Caldwell’s tenure to reach their massive offensive potential. Detroit...Show More Summary

The NFL still doesn't know what a catch is

The Calvin Johnson rule isn't going anywhere, but it did get a nice little semantic makeover from the NFL. PHOENIX -- A catch is a catch. It should be one of the easiest things about the game of football to understand, from novice to the expert tape grinder who only pauses to tell you how much tape they're grinding. Show More Summary

The Shelf Project: Professor Calvin Johnson (Mon, March 30, 2:00 PM, VH 202)

Please join us on Monday, March 30 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM in Vanderbilt Hall Room 202 for a presentation by Professor Calvin Johnson of the University of Texas School of Law titled The Shelf Project:  79 Ways to Raise Revenue by Making the Tax System Fair and More Efficient.  This Shelf Project consists of […]

Calvin Johnson -- MEGATRON ENGAGED

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

We've finally found the one human being capable of locking up Calvin Johnson one-on-one...'cause the Detroit Lions star just announced to the world that he's engaged to his longtime GF. The lucky lady's name is Brittney McNorton, a promotions…

Beautiful Black Love: Lions Baller Calvin ‘Megatron’ Johnson Proposes To His Boo In Baltimore

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Bossip

Calvin Johnson Engaged To Girlfriend Brittney McNorton Sorry groupies!!! Calvin Johnson is going to be a married man… Via Detroit News reports: Soon, Brittney McNorton can go by the moniker of Mrs. Megatron. Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson proposed to

Calvin Johnson gets engaged in Baltimore

Calvin Johnson is off the market. The Detroit Lions' star wide receiver proposed to girlfriend Brittney McNorton while in Baltimore for the Ed Block Courage Award Foundation dinner on Monday night at the Hilton Baltimore. "Situation was right," Johnson told the Baltimore Sun. Show More Summary

NFL could tweak (but not change) Calvin Johnson no-catch rule

Good news: The NFL could tweak the current 'what does and doesn't constitute a catch' rule. Bad news: There are no plans to overhaul the controversial rule

How Much Does Reggie Bush Have Left in the Tank?

Sleeping became difficult for Reggie Bush in March 2013. The challenge was understandable: How does one manage to turn off the mind when there are thoughts of playing alongside Calvin Johnson and all the running lanes his presence creates?...Show More Summary

Inside Slant: Don't assume the 'process' rule will be fixed

(For all Inside Slant posts, follow this link.) So you want to change the Calvin Johnson rule? You want a secure football and two feet on the ground to qualify for possession? OK. Consider this future scenario. Your quarterback throws a deep pass down the middle. Show More Summary

Dorial Green-Beckham is the wild card in another great WR class

INDIANAPOLIS – Dorial Green-Beckham is a wild card in this draft, particularly in the receiver class. On talent alone, he might be a top-five pick. He’s 6-foot-5, 237 pounds. Calvin Johnson was 6-5, 239 at his scouting combine, for comparison. Show More Summary

NFL Combine Schedule 2015: Preview and Live Stream Info for Weekend's Slate

Just two days into the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Calvin Johnson comparisons are on the table and the globe is overreacting to the size of a quarterback's hands. It's the path to the draft, folks. The duel between Marcus Mariota...Show More Summary

Will domestic violence influence Ravens' draft plans?

The most physically gifted wide receiver might be available when the Baltimore Ravens are on the clock in the first round. Dorial Green-Beckham, who has been described by some as the next Calvin Johnson, could slide down to the Ravens at the No. Show More Summary

Calvin Johnson, 50

Calvin Johnson, a 50-year-old black male, died Saturday, Feb. 14, after being shot in Del Rey, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Charles Woodson talks Calvin Johnson, Odell Beckham Jr.

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Charles Woodson believes Calvin Johnson is still one of the best receivers in the NFL. When he was asked who the best receiver in the league is right now, though, he started gushing about someone else – and someone...Show More Summary

Calvin Johnson Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation on Star's Status with Lions

The Detroit Lions will reportedly make retaining defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh a top priority this season, and they may be willing to part with another top star in order to make it happen. According to's Chris Mortensen, the Lions are favored to sign Suh despite the fact that he is set to become an unrestricted free agent. Show More Summary

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