Charles Tillman salutes Calvin Johnson

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Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a pass in front of Charles Tillman #33 of the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on October 22, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Lions 13-7. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

With Calvin Johnson apparently headed toward retirement, former Bears corner Charles Tillman gave a final saltute to the man he once called “the Goliath of receivers.”

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Sunday that Johnson, a six-time Pro Bowler, told the Lions that 2015 would be his final season.

Johnson played more games (17) against Chicago than he did against any other opponent, and was frequently matched up against Tillman. His96 receptions for 1,480 yards against the Bears also represent career highs. Johnson’s final touchdown catch – as well as his most famous non-touchdown catch – came versus Chicago.

If Megatron is indeed done, he’ll finish with731 receptions for 11,619 yards and 83 touchdowns.

WATCH: Charles Tillman calls Calvin Johnson “the Goliath of receivers”

Stats via Pro-Football-Reference

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