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Calvin Johnson disappoints with comments on Lions

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Former Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson held his Catch a Dream football camp at Southfield A&T High School on May 20, 2017. Video by Kirthmon F. Dozier/DFP

Former Lions star trashed his former team during a news conference in Italy last week. From a guy who’s usually reserved and classy, it felt awkward.

The way Calvin Johnson sees it, I’m surprised any of the Detroit Lions are showing up this season.

Johnson pretty much trashed his former team during a news conference in Italy last week. From a guy who’s usually reserved and classy, it felt awkward.

“I was stuck in my contract in Detroit,” he told reporters. “…I didn’t see a chance for them to win a Super Bowl at the time, and for the work I was putting in, it wasn’t worth my time to keep on beating my head against the wall.”

He then added, “It’s the definition of insanity.”

Now, it’s true, many equate being a Lions fan with craziness….

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