Calvin Johnson is likely to have another heavy workload Sunday night when the Lions play at Green Bay. Johnson had a career-high 13 receptions inDetroit’s loss over the weekend to the Colts and the Lions announced yesterday that promising rookie receiver Ryan Broyles tore an ACL in his right knee againstIndianapolisand is lost for the rest of the season.
And Detroit coach Jim Schwartz said Monday that receiver Titus Young, who has missed the last two contests because of behavior problems, is still not with the team and that he "will not be in the mix," but wouldn't say if Young's season is over.
Week 13 wrapped up last night with the Washington Redskins nipping the visiting New York Giants 17-to-16.Washingtonimproved to 6-and-6 with its third straight win. The Redskins and Cowboys are just a game back of the now 7-and-5 Giants in the NFC East.