Cornelius Johnson (American football)

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Cornelius Johnson
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1943-06-12) June 12, 1943 (age 71)
Place of birth: Richmond, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school: Richmond (VA) Richmond
College: Virginia Union
NFL Draft: 1967 / Round: 8 / Pick: 204
Debuted in 1968 for the Baltimore Colts
Last played in 1975 for the The Hawaiians
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
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Cornelius Otis Johnson (born July 12, 1943) is a former American football guard who played six seasons with the Baltimore Colts of the National Football League.[1] He was drafted by the Baltimore Colts in the eighth round of the 1967 NFL Draft.[2] He played college football at Virginia Union University and attended Richmond High School in Richmond, Virginia. He was a member of the Baltimore Colts team that won Super Bowl V.[1] He was also a member of the The Hawaiians of the World Football League.


  1. ^ a b Stockmar, Steve (June 23, 2013). "The wise eyes of Cornelius Johnson have mentored Prescott student athletes for many years". The Daily Courier. Retrieved June 13, 2014. 
  2. ^ "NFL Draft History". CBS Sports. Retrieved June 13, 2014. 

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