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Austin Johnson | Running Back | #35

Team: New Orleans Saints
Age / DOB:  (27) / 6/16/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 240
College: Tennessee
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Saints re-signed FB Austin Johnson to a one-year contract.
He was an exclusive rights free agent. The Saints cut Johnson in November but re-signed him a month later. He'll be competing with Toben Opurum for a roster spot this summer. Feb 10 - 6:03 PM

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Saints placed FB Austin Johnson on injured reserve with a knee injury, ending his season.

It's a shame for the third-year undrafted free agent out of Tennessee, as he had been serving as one of the league's better lead blockers. He should be back to compete for a roster spot in 2015.
Tue, Nov 4, 2014 05:58:00 PM

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