Report: Calvin Johnson played with broken fingers
However, it was revealed on Thursday that Johnson had one of the greatest offensive seasons in the history of the game with at least two broken fingers for most of the season, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News.
Lions head coach Jim Schwartz was asked about the report on Thursday at the NFL Scouting Combine and he declined to confirm or deny the claim. Schwartz did, however, lead on that the story might actually be fact.
"I am not going to comment on any of our players' health," Schwartz said. "But that's not uncommon for a wide receiver. We don't have any injury reports this time of year and you know how I am about injuries."
If the story is accurate, that makes Johnson's accomplishment even more special.
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