New ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Cast Includes Ryan Lochte, Calvin Johnson

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Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson

Photo via Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions

The upcoming cast of the popular ABC show “Dancing with the Stars” features several athletes, including one of the best wide receivers in NFL history and a 12-time Olympic medalist.

Calvin Johnson, the recently retired receiver from the Detroit Lions, is among the athletes who will compete on the show’s upcoming season.

Here’s a full list of athlete participants, per Good Morning America:

— Calvin Johnson, former NFL wide receiver
— Laurie Hernandez, Olympic gymnast
— Ryan Lochte, Olympic swimmer
— James Hinchcliffe, IndyCar driver

Johnson isn’t the first wideout to dance on the show. Former Pittsburgh Steelers star Hines Ward won the competition for Season 12, and retired Green Bay Packers receiver Donald Driver won Season 14.

Thumbnail photo via Tim Fuller/USA TODAY Sports Images 

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