NFL: Calvin Johnson is Competing Again… This Time on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Megatron is back competing again it just won’t be on the football field.  The retired NFL star is going to be a new contestant on “Dancing With the Stars.”

(Video) NFL: Calvin Johnson Says Trainers & Team Doctors Gave Out Painkillers Like Candy

Calvin Johnson did something that several NFL players are starting to do, retire before their brain turns to complete mush.  The superstar wide receiver knew his body was starting to break down and he didn’t want to be dependent on drugs which he says are readily available thanks to team doctors.

(Photo) NFL: Megatron Reveals Graphic Image Of His Finger During Surgery

Calvin Johnson aka “Megatron” retired from football after this past season so he no longer has to worry about anymore injuries on the field. After the career he had, where he took some punishing hits, there was a couple things he needed to correct, mainly one of his fingers. He decided to share how his finger looked in the middle of surgery and I am warning you now it is very graphic. If you’re eating, put down your food for a second. Check the gallery!

NFL: Calvin Johnson aka Megatron Officially Retires From the NFL

Well it’s official, as previously announced, Calvin Johnson has retired from the NFL at the age of 30.

NFL: Odell Beckham Jr. Added To The Pro Bowl Roster

After a breakout season which saw one of the greatest catches of all time, Odell Beckham Jr is set to appear at this years Pro Bowl. Hit the jump for details.

NFL: Megatron On the Move? This Could Be Calvin Johnson’s Last Season With the Lions

Although Calvin Johnson aka Megatron has been known as the best wide receiver in football, things haven’t been going too well for him lately.  Because of his health and the hit his salary would take on the cap, the Detroit Lions WR might be on the move after this season.

Sports: What A Compliment! LeBron James Says This Is His Favorite Player In The World!

Monday Night Football was horrible for us Giants fans last night — but Lions fans on the other hand — were super happy.  Well NBA stars LeBron James & Kevin Durant were also tuned into the game last night and they both made strong statements on Twitter.   LeBron went as far as saying,  “#MyFavPlayerInWorld.”   You can probably guess who he’s talking about (one of the best receivers in the league).  Check it out…

(PHOTOS) Sports: CP3 & Kendrick Lamar and Calvin Johnson & Eminem Also Cover ESPN The Magazine

Earlier we shared that Koeb Bryant & Nicki Minaj were on the cover of ESPN the Magazine’s “Music” issue and learned that there would be 3 covers.  Well now we learned who is on the other two covers:  Chris Paul with Kendrick Lamar and Calvin Johnson with Eminem.  I can’t wait for my issue!!  Check it out…

NFL: Doctors Recommend Knee Surgery For Lions WR Calvin Johnson

Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson has been bothered by a knee injury for much of the season and a report Sunday indicates doctors think surgery is necessary to clear up the problem this offseason.

(Photo) NFL: Calvin Johnson Gets His Own “Megatron” Transformer

Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions has been referred to as “Megatron” for a few years now. This week Nike and Hasbro, the original makers of Transformers, decided it was time for Calvin to have his own action figure. Nike and Hasbro collaborated for the Nike CJ81 Megatron Trainer Max, a purple-and-red shoe that has a matching Megatron Decepticon action figure. The transformer is actually part of a three-shoe package for Nike, which will have the Trainer Max, the Megatron Nike Air Trainer SC II and the Nike CJ81 Megatron Elite TD Cleat. “They are coming out with a little package or something like that,” Johnson said. “It’s going to be cool. It’s a cool little deal. I think kids will like it. I think everybody will like it. It’s cool shoes, plus you get a little toy.” Doesn’t matter how old you are while you read this, many people still love transformers. Hit the jump for pics.

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