Detroit Lions OC Ben Johnson getting love from Frank Ragnow

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The Detroit Lions have themselves a new offensive coordinator this season after the departure of Anthony Lynn, and he’s none other than Ben Johnson, who helped as much as anyone to accelerate Detroit’s passing game in the second half of the 2021 campaign. And he’s earning some love from center Frank Ragnow, who finds him … Read more

Ben Johnson says he’s ‘ready’ to call plays for Detroit Lions

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Following the conclusion of the 2021 season, Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell had to decide if he was going to promote Ben Johnson to offensive coordinator. Johnson started that season as the Lions’ tight ends coach before eventually being named pass game coordinator. That decision was made after Campbell decided it was time for … Read more

Detroit Lions OC Ben Johnson lists lofty goal for QB Jared Goff

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Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff was acquired nearly one year ago by the team in exchange for quarterback Matthew Stafford. And while there were certainly growing pains in the first half of the season, Goff and the Lions were able to show promise and growth under 1st year head coach Dan Campbell. And with new offensive … Read more

Detroit Lions OC Ben Johnson has message for DC Aaron Glenn

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If you have been following along, you have probably heard the comments from Detroit Lions DC Aaron Glenn that his goal is to be the best coordinator in franchise history. Well, it looks like Glenn is going to have a little bit of competition from Lions’ offensive coordinator, Ben Johnson. “I said I wanted to … Read more

Amon-Ra St. Brown says Detroit Lions offense will be ‘different’

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Amon-Ra St. Brown is heading into this second season with the Detroit Lions and he says the offense will be different than what it was a year ago. During a recent interview, St. Brown, who led the Lions in receiving with 90 catches for 912 yards and five touchdowns, talked about the offense under new … Read more

Detroit Lions land in near-bottom tier of CBS Sports’ 2022 NFL offense rankings

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Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff was acquired in late January of 2021 exchange for quarterback Matthew Stafford. And while there were certainly growing pains in the first half of the season, Goff and the Lions were able to show promise and growth under 1st year head coach Dan Campbell. They’ll be going into their 2nd … Read more

How the Detroit Lions offense will look under new OC Ben Johnson

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When we look back at 2021, it was quite obvious that the Detroit Lions‘ offense improved greatly after head coach Dan Campbell decided to take over play-calling duties from offensive coordinator Anthony Lynn. That move came midway through the season and at that time, Ben Johnson was elevated from tight ends coach to the Lions’ … Read more

Detroit Lions OC Ben Johnson’s prediction for offensive line will excite fans

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The Detroit Lions have themselves a new offensive coordinator this season after the departure of Anthony Lynn, and he’s none other than Ben Johnson, who helped as much as anyone to accelerate Detroit’s passing game in the second half of the 2021 campaign. And interestingly enough, it was none other than former Lions quarterback Matthew … Read more

Detroit Lions release mic’d up video of new OC Ben Johnson coaching up Malik Willis

The Detroit Lions have a new offensive coordinator and his name is Ben Johnson. Earlier this week, the Lions officially announced that Johnson had been promoted to the OC position after serving as the team’s TEs coach in 2021. (He was also the Lions defacto pass game coordinator over the final nine games of the … Read more

Cincinnati Bengals HC says he has tried to hire Detroit Lions coach ‘many, many, many times’

The Detroit Lions have a new offensive coordinator and his name is Ben Johnson. Johnson served as the Lions’ tight ends coach before also becoming the defacto pass game coordinator when head coach Dan Campbell took over the play-calling duties from Anthony Lynn. On Wednesday, Cincinnati Bengals HC Zac Taylor spoke to reporters, and he … Read more