Tuesday’s Sports in Brief (The Associated Press)

Calvin Johnson, one the most spectacular receivers in NFL history, retired from the Detroit Lions and rekindled memories of the way superstar running back Barry Sanders quietly stepped away from football. The 6-foot-5 receiver was known as Megatron, a sign of respect for his imposing skills and unusual mixture of speed, power and gracefulness. Shortly after Detroit finished last season with a 7-9 mark – their seventh losing season in nine years – Johnson announced he was evaluating his future.

from Yahoo Sports http://ift.tt/1LcqA45



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s