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Daje Johnson | Wide Receiver

Team: Texas Longhorns
Ht / Wt:  5'10" / 180

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Texas junior OW Daje Johnson suffered a head injury against TCU.
"He didn’t know where he was," head coach Charlie Strong said. Johnson suffered the injury on the opening drive. Many consider him to be the school's top playmaker, so it was a factor in Texas only posting 7 points compared to TCU's 50. Tue, Oct 6, 2015 10:50:00 AM

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Texas junior OW Daje Johnson will miss Saturday's game against Oklahoma with a hamstring injury.

Johnson made his debut last week against Baylor after being suspended for a reported academic issue. Texas' offense has obviously struggled, and Johnson is one of the better playmakers on the team.
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 10:31:00 AM

Texas junior OW Daje Johnson will remain on suspension against UCLA, offensive play-caller Shawn Watson announced.

Johnson has missed multiple games since last season, and the reason was most recently reported as an academic issue. The junior was expected to be a starter this season opposite Jaxon Shipley, but both could miss the game against the Bruins.
Wed, Sep 10, 2014 10:19:00 AM

Texas sophomore RB/WR Daje Johnson, T Kennedy Estelle and RB Jalen Overstreet have been ruled academically ineligible for the school's bowl game against Oregon.

Johnson has missed far too much time this season for the hype he received. From ankle injuries to suspensions, Johnson has made little impact this season. It is Mack brown's last game as head coach, and the likely overmatched Longhorns could be in trouble.
Thu, Dec 26, 2013 09:50:00 AM

Texas sophomore RB/WR Daje Johnson will be eligible to play against Baylor.

Johnson was suspended for the Longhorns' game against Texas Tech for violating an unspecified team rule. The speedy sophomore also missed two games earlier in the season due to an ankle injury.
Mon, Dec 2, 2013 12:19:00 PM

Texas sophomore WR Daje Johnson has been suspended for next week's game against Texas Tech after violating an unspecified team rule.

This is not Johnson's first suspension, as he was held out of last season's opener against Wyoming. The sophomore has plenty of speed but has dealt with an ankle injury this season.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 11:43:00 AM

Texas sophomore RB/WR Daje Johnson will not play Saturday against Kansas State.

Johnson is dealing an ankle injury that prevented him from playing against Ole Miss. He's one of the Longhorns' most dynamic players thanks to excellent long speed, but the offense has been fairly inept the last two weeks.
Mon, Sep 16, 2013 12:30:00 PM

Texas sophomore RB/WR Daje Johnson will miss Saturday's game against Ole Miss with an ankle injury.

Johnson is a versatile playmaker for a Texas team that is lacking them. Thus far he has eight carries for 66 yards and a touchdown, to go along with three receptions for 67 yards and a touchdown. No details were given on Johnson's timetable for a return.
Mon, Sep 9, 2013 01:05:00 PM