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Marcus Johnson | Tackle

Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Age / DOB:  (34) / 12/1/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 320
College: Mississippi
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 2 (49) / MIN

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Bucs released OL Marcus Johnson.
Johnson was arrested for DUI Tuesday morning and was dumped Tuesday afternoon. That's the way it goes when you're a backup lineman and you get pinched. Tue, Oct 27, 2009 01:04:00 PM

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Bucs reserve OL Marcus Johnson was arrested on a DUI charge early Tuesday morning.

Johnson was reportedly asleep at the wheel of his car at an intersection in Tampa at 4 a.m. He took a field sobriety test but refused a breathalyzer. Johnson, a 2005 second-round pick, latched on with the Bucs after being cut by the Raiders late in training camp.
Tue, Oct 27, 2009 09:44:00 AM

Bucs signed OL Marcus Johnson.

The former Vikings second-rounder brings some needed versatility and experience as a backup guard/tackle. He'll take Sean Mahan's roster spot.
Wed, Sep 2, 2009 01:24:00 PM

Raiders released OL Marcus Johnson.

A versatile 27-year-old with starting experience, Johnson looked like a solid add when Oakland signed him in April. He must've struggled badly in camp.
Mon, Aug 31, 2009 05:52:00 PM

Raiders signed OL Marcus Johnson, formerly of the Vikings.

Johnson hasn't started a game in three years, but can play both guard spots and right tackle, and is 27. He will likely be a "swing" reserve in Oakland.
Mon, Apr 6, 2009 07:32:00 PM

Free agent OL Marcus Johnson has a visit scheduled with the Titans.

The Titans are looking for offensive line depth and Johnson can play both guard spots and right tackle. He hasn't started a game since 2006, however.
Tue, Mar 10, 2009 05:33:00 PM

Vikings RT Marcus Johnson has been benched.

Mike Rosenthal will start going forward. Johnson remains an integral part of Minnesota's future and will have a chance to redeem himself next season. An ankle injury especially didn't help Johnson this year.
Sat, Dec 9, 2006 12:52:00 PM

Vikings offensive linemen Marcus Johnson (foot) and Artis Hicks (ankle) are out of Minnesota's starting lineup for Week 13.

Jason Whittle will take over at right guard and Mike Rosenthal will get a start at right tackle. A big game may be in store for Bears left end Adewale Ogunleye.
Sun, Dec 3, 2006 01:01:00 PM

Vikings RT Marcus Johnson will not be removed from the starting lineup.

Mike Rosenthal will stay as Minnesota's "swing" tackle. The Vikings don't believe one personnel switch can heal their pass-protection woes.
Sat, Nov 18, 2006 11:53:00 AM

The Vikings are reportedly mulling a change at right offensive tackle.

Marcus Johnson may be replaced by Mike Rosenthal, a Notre Dame product. Johnson was Minnesota's second-round pick last season.
Wed, Nov 15, 2006 11:13:00 AM

Vikings OLs Marcus Johnson (ankle) and Artis Hicks (neck) were added to the injury report as questionable after missing practice Thursday.

If the two starting linemen can't play at home against New England, Chester Taylor will be an even shakier fantasy play in Week 8.
Thu, Oct 26, 2006 07:38:00 PM

Vikings 2005 second-round pick Marcus Johnson enters training camp as the starting right tackle.

Johnson, whose rookie season was cut short by an ankle injury, could face competition from veteran Mike Rosenthal.
Sun, Jul 23, 2006 11:13:00 AM

Vikings placed T Marcus Johnson on injured reserve with an ankle injury, ending his season.

Mike Rosenthal, who has the most handsome name in football, will replace him.
Mon, Dec 19, 2005 09:06:00 PM

RG Marcus Johnson was benched in the fourth quarter yesterday and replaced by Adam Goldberg.

Johnson and C Cory Withrow struggled to block DTs Anthony McFarland and Chris Hovan all game.
Mon, Sep 12, 2005 09:54:00 AM

Vikings signed tackle Marcus Johnson, a second-round pick, to a five-year, $3.455 million contract.

The Mississippi tackle has ideal size and should be Minnesota's right tackle of the future. He could play guard this year, though.
Wed, Jul 27, 2005 12:49:00 AM

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