Stevie Johnson unlikely to play in Buffalo Bills' 2013 season finale

Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

Stevie Johnson remains in California with friends and family, and today he'll lay his late mother, Rhonda Lewis, to rest.

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stevie Johnson is not expected to play in Sunday's regular season finale against the New England Patriots.

Johnson, who also missed last week's home finale against the Miami Dolphins, remains in California with his family as they mourn the death of his mother, Rhonda Lewis. Her funeral is today.

It has been a trying year for Johnson - obviously, that's saying a mouthful - as it looks like he'll end the 2013 season having missed four games (two due to injury) and accumulating 52 receptions for 597 yards with three touchdowns. Those are easily career lows since he became a full-time starter in 2010.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Johnson and his family on this tremendously difficult day. Perhaps next season, we'll be treated to a lot more vintage No. 13 play.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Buffalo Rumblings

You must be a member of Buffalo Rumblings to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Buffalo Rumblings. You should read them.

Join Buffalo Rumblings

You must be a member of Buffalo Rumblings to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Buffalo Rumblings. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker