Tim Johnson (linebacker)
|Date of birth:||February 7, 1978|
|Place of birth:||Fairfield, Alabama|
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||245 lb (111 kg)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of 2009
Stats at NFL.com
|Stats at CFL.ca|
Tim Maurice Johnson (born February 7, 1978) is a former gridiron football linebacker. He was signed by the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2001. He played college football at Youngstown State.
First stint with Ravens
Johnson signed the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent on April 28, 2001. He was released as a final cut on September 1, and re-signed on September 5. The Ravens released him a final time five days later.
Johnson signed with the Chicago Bears practice squad on September 28, 2001. He was released on October 30. On February 12, 2002, the Bears assigned Johnson to NFL Europe. They released him on August 31.
Johnson signed with the Oakland Raiders practice squad on September 4, 2002. He was released on September 19 only to be re-signed on September 25. The Raiders released him again on October 9. He re-signed on November 6, and was elevated to the active roster on November 25. He was named the NFL's Special Teams Player of the Week for the week of January 13.
Second stint with Ravens
Johnson re-signed with the Ravens on May 17, 2006. He was released on September 2 and re-signed on December 4.
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- "STAMPS SIGN THREE PLAYERS". Calgary Stampeders. August 22, 2009. Retrieved 2009-08-22.
- Busby, Ian (August 27, 2009). "New linebacker zeros in". Calgary Sun (Slam! Sports). Retrieved 2009-08-27.