Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is active for Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals, which will kick off at 1 p.m. ET.
Johnson has been battling a knee injury that kept him out of Week 5 and severely limited him in last weekend’s win over the Browns. Johnson played just 39 snaps that game and was limited in practice this past week, but looks to see his activity level increase against Cheap Jerseys Wholesale Site the Bengals.
The Lions will be without receiver Nate Burleson, who is still recovering from a broken arm, and tight end Tony Scheffler, who is still suffering concussion symptoms. Linebacker Ashlee Palmer, safety Louis Delmas, and cornerback Rashean Mathis are all active, as is running back Joique Bell, who injured his ribs last week against Cleveland.
Scott Kacsmar of Cold Hard Football Facts took a run at the debate before the season and found that Romo had just 10 turnovers in so-called clutch situations in Cheap Jerseys US his 27 total losses. Philip Rivers, a quarterback that Romo is frequently compared to, has 22 such turnovers in that time.
Sunday’s shootout between the Chicago Bears and Washington Redskins could have gone very differently if Chicago had its top gunslinger. Jay Cutler limped off the field with the assistance of the Bears’ training staff, but was taken to the locker room for further evaluation.
Worst-case scenario for Chicago would be a torn groin, which could put Cutler out for the majority of the remaining season. This would almost certainly kill any momentum moving forward and spell an early season to the Bears’ playoff hopes. It’s commonplace to critique his ability to play through the pain, but it’s hard to argue that he hasn’t been one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL during the first half of the season.