Lions WR Johnson misses 2nd practice

Allen Park, MI ( – Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson missed
his second straight practice Thursday with an ankle injury he suffered Sunday
against the Packers.

The star receiver is one of four Detroit players who haven’t practiced this
week as the Lions gear up to play the New York Jets.

Safety Don Carey (hamstring), linebacker Travis Lewis (quad) and cornerback
Cassius Vaughn (ankle) have also sat out the last two days.

Lions coach Jim Caldwell said tight end Joseph Fauria missed practice Thursday
with a twisted his ankle he suffered at home.