Jeron Johnson

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Jeron Johnson
Jeron Johnson 2014.jpg
Jeron Johnson on October 6, 2014
No. 20 Washington Redskins
Position: Strong safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-06-12) June 12, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Compton, California
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 212 lb (96 kg)
Career information
High school: Compton (CA) Dominguez
College: Boise State
Undrafted: 2011
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles: 43
Sacks: 2
Interceptions: 0
Forced fumbles: 1
Stats at NFL.com

Jeron Johnson (born June 12, 1988) is an American football strong safety for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played college football at Boise State.

Professional career[edit]

Seattle Seahawks[edit]

Johnson was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent following the end of the 2011 NFL lockout.[1] He made the 53-man active roster as a reserve safety behind Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor.[2]

The Seahawks placed him on injured reserve on December 11, 2013, causing him to miss the last three games of the regular, as well as, the team's win in Super Bowl XLVIII.[3]

On March 7, 2014, Johnson re-signed with the Seahawks on a one-year contract.[4]

Washington Redksins[edit]

On March 16, 2015, Johnson signed a two-year, $4 million contract with the Washington Redskins.[5]

Career Stats[edit]

Year Team Games Combined Tackles Tackles Assisted Tackles Sacks Forced Fumbles Forced Fumbles Fumble Return Yards Interceptions Interception Return Yards Return Yards per Interception Passes Defended
2011 SEA 8 6 4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 SEA 16 12 7 5 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 SEA 7 6 4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Total 31 24 15 9 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jeron Johnson rookie free agent with the Seahawks
  2. ^ Different paths to the same destination
  3. ^ Jeron Johnson placed on injured reserve; Perrish Cox signed to 53-man active roster
  4. ^ Jeron Johnson, Lemuel Jeanpierre signed to one-year extensions
  5. ^ Hanzus, Dan. "Jeron Johnson signs two-year contract with Redskins". NFL.com. Retrieved 16 March 2015. 
  6. ^ "Jeron Johnson Stats". ESPN Internet Ventures. Retrieved 6 February 2014. 

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