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Lions' Calvin Johnson becomes fastest to 10,000 yards receiving, reaching mark in 115th game

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson tosses the ball after his 25-yard reception for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Detroit, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson tosses the ball after his 25-yard reception for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Detroit, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)  (The Associated Press)

Calvin Johnson has become the fastest player to 10,000 yards receiving, reaching the mark in his 115th game.

The Detroit star surpassed that milestone in the first half Thursday against the Chicago Bears. Torry Holt reached 10,000 yards in 116 games.

The 29-year-old Johnson faced questions this week about his pedestrian numbers this season, although he missed a month with an ankle injury.

Johnson had nine catches for 109 yards and two touchdowns in the first half Thursday.