The Detroit Lions reportedly had interest in signing quarterback Josh Johnson with starter Matt Stafford sidelined with a back injury only to see the XFL block any potential transaction, per Adam Schefter of ESPN.

Johnson is set to be the quarterback for the XFL’s Los Angeles Wildcats.

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Johnson was the  fifth-round pick of the Buccaneers back in 2012.

He’s played for the 49ers, Browns, Bengals, Chargers, Jets, Colts, Bills, Ravens, Giants, Texans and Raiders.

A real journeyman. 

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