In Honor Of Calvin Johnson’s 30th Birthday, Here Are His Craziest Catches [VIDEO]

David Hookstead Sports And Entertainment Editor
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Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is a once-in-a-lifetime caliber of athlete. His 6’5″ and 240-pound frame combined with remarkable athleticism allows him to make plays that have earned him the nickname “Megatron.” One of the most athletically gifted wide receiver in the history of the NFL turns 30 Tuesday, and here are some of his most incredible plays.


Johnson gets behind the entire secondary:

Megatron refuses to get tackled:

Johnson with the game-winner:

Nobody is fast enough to catch Megatron on this 70 yard TD:

I wonder if his face is cold:

You’d need a ladder to stop this touchdown:

Johnson skies over the double-team for a touchdown:

Johnson out jumps the triple team for a touchdown:


Calvin Johnson robs the defender of an interception:

There’s not a defense in the world that can stop this one:

Calvin making arguably the greatest catch of his career:

Keep doing you, Calvin!

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