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Antonio Johnson (American football)

Antonio Johnson
No. 90     Tennessee Titans
Nose tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-12-08) December 8, 1984 (age 29)
Place of birth: Greenville, Mississippi
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)Weight: 310 lb (141 kg)
Career information
High school: Leland (MS)
College: Mississippi State
NFL Draft: 2007 / Round: 5 / Pick: 152
Debuted in 2008 for the Indianapolis Colts
Career history

*Offseason and/or practice squad only
Career highlights and awards

Career NFL statistics as of Week 6, 2013

Antonio Rico Johnson[1] (born December 8, 1984) is an American football nose tackle for the Tennessee Titans. He was drafted by the Tennessee Titans in the fifth round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He has also played for the Indianapolis Colts. He played college football at Mississippi State.

College career

He played defensive tackle at Mississippi Delta Community College for two years earning honorable mention All-America honors before transferring to Mississippi State University to play from 2003 to 2006.

Professional career

Tennessee Titans

The Tennessee Titans drafted Johnson as the 152nd overall pick in 2007 NFL Draft. He has been given the number 96 by the Titans. On August 1, 2007, Johnson tore his ACL while participating in training camp drills and was forced to miss his entire rookie season.

Johnson spent the first nine weeks of the 2008 regular season on the Titans' practice squad.

Indianapolis Colts

Johnson was signed to the Indianapolis Colts' active roster from the Tennessee Titans' practice squad on November 4, 2008.

Tennessee Titans

On May 13, 2013 Johnson agreed to terms with the Tennessee Titans reuniting him with the team that drafted him.

References

External links

  • Indianapolis Colts bio
  • Mississippi State Bulldogs bio
  • Tennessee Titans bio

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