Chris Johnson (cornerback) life and biography

Chris Johnson (cornerback) picture, image, poster

Chris Johnson (cornerback) biography

Date of birth : 1979-09-25
Date of death : -
Birthplace : Gladewater, Texas
Nationality : American
Category : Sports
Last modified : 2011-01-05
Credited as : Football player NFL, cornerback for the Oakland Raiders, Pro Bowl/NFL Draft player

0 votes so far

Chris Johnson is an American football cornerback for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League.

Experienced defensive back has seen action in 41 games, including 28 with the Raiders over two seasons.

2008: Appeared in 15 games…Started seven contests at CB…Tied for the team lead and set a career high with three interceptions…Totaled 35 tackles, 12 passes defensed and one forced fumble...(9/8) vs. DEN: Saw action at CB and on special teams…(9/14) @ KC: Saw time in a reserve role…(9/21) @ BUF: Inactive…(9/28) vs. SD: Recorded first career interception…Credited with a pass defensed…Registered one solo tackle for a loss…(10/12) @ NO: Saw action at CB and on special teams…(10/19) vs. NYJ: Saw time in a reserve capacity…(10/26) @ BAL: Saw time at CB and on special teams…(11/2) vs. ATL: Appeared on special teams…(11/9) vs. CAR: Made first start of the season at CB…Had three solo tackles…Credited with a career-high three passes defensed…(11/16) @ MIA: Tied a career high with nine tackles…Forced a fumble…(11/23) @ DEN: Started at CB…Had two passes defensed…(11/30) vs. KC: Started at CB…Intercepted second pass of the season and returned it 44 yards…Credited with one pass defensed…(12/4) @ SD: Started at CB…Made two solo tackles…(12/14) vs. NE: Started at CB…Had five solo tackles and assisted on an additional stop…Recorded one pass defensed…(12/21) vs. HOU: Started at CB…Had three solo tackles and assisted on another stop…Intercepted a pass in the fourth quarter…Credited with three passes defensed…(12/28) @ TB: Started at CB and had four solo tackles…Added one pass defensed.

2007: Saw action in 13 games at CB and special teams, contributing 10 special teams tackles…Was inactive 10/21-11/4…Recorded one solo tackle, two assists and two passes defensed at CB…(9/16) @ DEN: Recorded one special teams tackle…(9/23) vs. CLE: Recorded one special teams tackle…(11/11) vs. CHI: Assisted on two tackles and had a pass defensed…(11/18) @ MIN: Recorded two special teams tackles…(11/25) @ KC: Made one special teams tackle…(12/2) vs. DEN: Recorded two special teams tackles…(12/9) @ GB: Had one solo tackle and recorded one special teams tackle…(12/16) vs. IND: Had one pass defensed...(12/30) vs. SD: Had one special teams tackle.

2006: Acquired by the Kansas City Chiefs and released before the start of the season.

2005: Acquired by the St. Louis Rams in 2005 and saw action in 14 games, starting one…Inactive for two games with a back injury…Recorded 25 tackles (22 solo)…Also had 38 kickoff returns for 857 yards (22.6 avg.) and a 99-yard touchdown return…(9/11) @ SF: Made NFL debut and had four kickoff returns for 55 yards…(9/18) @ AZ: Had two tackles and one pass defensed…(9/25) vs. TEN: Forced first career fumble…(10/2) @ NYG: Returned six kickoffs for 146 yards…(10/9) vs. SEA: Took back six kickoffs for 202 yards, including a career-best 99-yard return for his first career touchdown… (11/20) vs. AZ: Had a career-high nine tackles and had one pass defensed…(11/27) @ HOU: In his first NFL start, registered seven tackles.

2003: Drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the seventh round (245th overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.


A two-year letterwinner at Louisville after transferring from Blinn Junior College (Brenham, Texas)…Played in 26 games at Louisville with eight starts…Posted 44 total tackles (32 solo), one tackle for a loss and seven passes defensed…As a senior, played in all of Louisville’s 13 games and started seven contests…Was a starter in seven of the last eight games...Also a standout on both the punt and kickoff coverage units, which ranked among the nation’s best…Provided depth to a talented secondary as a junior…Broke into the starting lineup at the Liberty Bowl against BYU...Had fourth quarter interception in his first major bowl game, sealing the Cardinals 28-10 victory over the Cougars…Honorable mention junior college All-America choice
following his sophomore season at Blinn JC...Logged seven interceptions and a pair of blocked field goals in 2000...Justice Administration major.


Three-year starter in the secondary at Pinetree (Longview, Texas) High School...Two-time all-district selection in football...Picked off 12 passes as a senior, helping Pinetree to a 7-3 mark...Also earned three letters in track and field, making regionals in the 200, 4x100, long jump and triple jump.

Read more

Please read our privacy policy. Page generated in 0.111s