Calvin Johnson: Set to Play Sunday Staff

Update: Johnson (knee) returned to practice Friday and will play in Sunday's game against the Vikings, the Detroit Free Press reports.

Recommendation: Johnson, who has been dealing with a knee issue, revealed Thursday that he suffered nerve damage (in his arms) in Week 4 that has affected his ability to grip the football. In any case, he intends to continue to play through his ailments and in spite of it all is coming off a seven-catch, 129-yard effort in Week 9.

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