Eric Johnson (defensive back)

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Eric Johnson
Date of birth (1976-04-30) April 30, 1976 (age 40)
Place of birth Carson, California
Career information
Position(s) Cornerback
College University of Nebraska
Career history
As player
2000–2003 Oakland Raiders
2004 Atlanta Falcons
2005 Arizona Cardinals
2007–2008 Georgia Force
Career stats

Eric Johnson (born April 30, 1976 in Phoenix, Arizona) is a former professional American football cornerback.

College career[edit]

Johnson played linebacker for the Nebraska Cornhuskers.

Professional career[edit]

NFL[edit]

Johnson played linebacker for eight seasons (2000–2007) for the Oakland Raiders, the Atlanta Falcons, and the Arizona Cardinals,in the National Football League. Johnson blocked a punt and returned it for a touchdown in Super Bowl 37 the outcome of that was a 48-21 defeat to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

AFL[edit]

Johnson signed as a free agent by the Force on February 19, 2007. He was signed by Force on June 2, 2009

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