Lions to be without WR Johnson

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Updated: 10/06/2013 10:51 am

Green Bay, WI ( - Detroit Lions star wide receiver Calvin Johnson will not play in Sunday's game at Green Bay.

Johnson was listed as questionable on the team's injury report. He sat out practice both Wednesday and Thursday with knee soreness before participating in Friday's session on a limited basis.

This marks the first time he's been inactive for a regular-season game since the 2010 finale.

Cornerback Chris Houston (hamstring) is active for the Lions.

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