Calvin Johnson to wear protective splint on finger

Detroit Lions star wide receiver Calvin Johnson told ESPN he's wearing a split on his finger for precautionary reasons.

Johnson had surgery on the finger after last season.

Johnson may wear the splint for a while this season.

Johnson's finger was stuck at 90 degrees during last seaosn.

Johnson has recovered from finger and knee surgeries and has had an impressive training camp.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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