Calvin Johnson puts his health first, done with football at age 30

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ESPN broke the story early Sunday, that Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson likely has played his last NFL.

His body broken down, and his spirit perhaps as well, the Lions WR told confidants prior to the end of the season he would retire at seasons end.

And so here’s to you, Calvin, for making a decision that makes all too much sense, preserving health in lieu of a few more grind it out seasons.

After the season ended, Johnson told coach Jim Caldwell 2015 was his last season

Source: Report: Calvin Johnson told Lions he planned to retire