Calvin Johnson is inactive against Packers

Johnson a surprise inactive for Lions. Aaron Wilson

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Even with the questionable tag placed upon him, it was assumed Lions receiver Calvin Johnson would suit up against the Green Bay Packers.

That won't happen as the elite receiver has been announced as inactive. Johnson has a knee injury.

With Johnson out of the lineup, the Lions will go with a receiver tandem of Ryan Broyles and Kris Durham.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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