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Detroit Lions Camp Questions: Can Dennis Northcutt Shine as the No. 2 WR?

Article By on 13th August, 2009

... Johnson's odd injury with a golf cart. While he finally came to practice yesterday, the man slated to be Detroit's No. 2 receiver won't play in the Lions first pre-season game and saw limited action at his first practice.

Certainly this could be viewed as another in a long line of ridiculous mishaps that seem to happen on a yearly basis with Detroit Lions receivers, but this particular injury may not hurt the team as much as wide receiver losses in the past.

While Bryant Johnson was, and is being counted on for big things opposite the Lions' top target in Calvin Johnson, Detroit has a third option who could be just as good. 

Dennis Northcutt is slated as the No. 3 receiver this season, and could rise to that coveted se...

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