It appears the Lions will have Johnson in the lineup when they travel to Pittsburgh on Sunday, but Ansah’s status is still questionable.
The team listed Johnson (knee) as probable on Friday’s injury report. Ansah, however, is questionable with that left ankle injury and could be a game-time decision.
Ansah was considerably limited in practice on Friday, the first practice he’s participated in since injury the ankle Oct. 27 against Dallas. His chances of playing are around 50/50. If he can’t go, expect rookie
Burleson hasn’t played since Week 3, but the fact that he was doubtful this week, after being listed as "out" on last Friday’s injury report, could be a sign he’s getting closer to returning.
The only player the team has already ruled out is running back