Rod Wood: Lions want to bring Calvin Johnson to training camp

NBCSports.comVia Tim Twentyman of the team’s official website, Lions president Rod Wood said during an interview with WJR that he’s been in contact with Johnson and has invited him to training camp next month. Between the economic issues surrounding his departure, …Lions, looking to mend fences, invite Johnson to camp ..

Lions, looking to mend fences, invite Johnson to camp

The Detroit NewsAllen Park — Detroit Lions president Rod Wood has extended an olive branch to disgruntled former receiver Calvin Johnson. Johnson, who retired in 2016, has been critical of the Lions in recent interviews. Last month, at a youth camp hosted by his …Calvin Johnson Invited to Lions Training Camp After Critical Comments on Team ..

Calvin Johnson didn’t like how the Lions treated him when he retired

NBCSports.comOne of the greatest players in Lions franchise history doesn’t feel great about the franchise now. Calvin Johnson, the wide receiver who retired a year ago, said today that he’s not thinking about having his number retired and isn’t thinking much about Calvin Johnson content in retirement, not ‘treated the way I should have been’ by Lions ..

Calvin Johnson: Didn’t see Super Bowl in Lions’ future

NFL.comLike most decisions, Calvin Johnson’s retirement after the 2015 season wasn’t just about one issue. Speaking last week in Italy for the Italian Bowl XXXVII, Megatron noted injuries were a factor, but the Detroit Lions’ continued mediocrity also played Calvin Johnson: “Didn’t see that opportunity” to win in Detroit ..

Lions Invite Disgruntled Calvin Johnson To Training Camp

CBS DetroitDETROIT, MI – OCTOBER 25: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions prior to playing the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on October 25, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images). By: Will Burchfield @burchie_kid. Rod Wood is … ..