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D.J. Johnson | Defensive Back

Team: Unsigned Free Agent
Age / DOB:  (28) / 11/7/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 191
College: Jackson State
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Lions signed CB D.J. Johnson, formerly of the Redskins.
A four-year veteran, Johnson appeared in seven games for the Redskins last season, making eight tackles. He'll compete for a spot on special teams in training camp. Wed, Feb 6, 2013 05:09:00 PM

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Redskins released CB D.J. Johnson.

Johnson appeared in seven games for the Redskins in 2012, notching eight tackles as mainly a special teams player. The 27-year-old has also been with the Giants and Bucs since entering the league in 2009.
Tue, Feb 5, 2013 05:30:00 PM

Redskins promoted CB D.J. Johnson from their practice squad.

David Jones was waived in a corresponding move. The Redskins will give Johnson a chance to see if he can be an improvement in coverage and on special teams.
Tue, Nov 6, 2012 03:11:00 PM

Colts waived CB D.J. Johnson and OT Ty Nsekhe.

The Colts have made a total of six transactions one day after "final cuts." Acquired from the Eagles in July, Johnson became expendable following Indy's acquisition of Vontae Davis.
Sat, Sep 1, 2012 02:25:00 PM

Colts acquired CB D.J. Johnson from the Eagles in exchange for DT Ollie Ogbu.

It's the second pre-training camp cornerback trade executed by Indianapolis, which clearly does not feel comfortable at the position the way the current roster stands. (They also traded for Cassius Vaughn in late May.) Johnson, a 2009 UDFA out of Jackson State, has bounced between five different teams already in his career. The Colts will be his sixth, and he'll remain a long shot.
Sun, Jul 22, 2012 03:15:00 PM

Bucs signed CB D.J. Johnson off their practice squad.

Johnson takes the place of Aqib Talib, who has landed on injured reserve. He's made 10 tackles over 13 games in his two NFL seasons and will give the team some depth.
Wed, Dec 8, 2010 11:16:00 AM

Giants DB D.J. Johnson admitted that he may have been brought in just to serve as a "snitch" for Thursday's game against the Broncos.

The Giants signed Johnson off Denver's practice squad on Oct. 11. "To tell you the truth, I don't know about my future here," he said. "And I'm fully aware of the possibility that's what I was brought in for." Johnson said he volunteered to tell the coaches everything he knows about the Broncos' secondary.
Tue, Nov 24, 2009 08:45:00 AM

Giants signed CB D.J. Johnson off the Broncos' practice squad.

The Giants worked out 14 free agents Tuesday in the midst of their four-game losing streak. They've been wretched against the pass since losing Kenny Phillips and sorely need secondary talent, but Johnson won't save them.
Wed, Nov 11, 2009 09:13:00 AM

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