Robert Johnson (tight end)

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Robert Johnson
Robert Johnson Redskins TE.jpg
No. 82, 87
Position:Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1980-06-20) June 20, 1980 (age 39)
Montgomery, Alabama
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:278 lb (126 kg)
Career information
High school:Jefferson Davis
(Montgomery, Alabama)
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 14, 2005
Receiving yards:14
Player stats at

Robert Johnson (born June 20, 1980) is a former American football tight end.

Early life and college[edit]

Born in Montgomery, Alabama, Johnson graduated from Jefferson Davis High School of Montgomery in 1999 and attended the Hargrave Military Academy for one year after graduating high school. He then attended Auburn University and played on the Auburn Tigers football team from 2000 to 2002. After his junior year, Johnson declared for the 2003 NFL Draft.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP Wonderlic
6 ft 6 in
(1.98 m)
278 lb
(126 kg)
33 14 in
(0.84 m)
9 38 in
(0.24 m)
4.96 s 1.78 s 2.93 s 4.47 s 7.15 s 33 12 in
(0.85 m)
9 ft 7 in
(2.92 m)
18 reps 19
Measurements were taken at the NFL Scouting Combine.[1]

Johnson signed as an undrafted free agent with the Chicago Bears in 2003. He left the Bears to join the Washington Redskins with whom he spent only one season before being released in August 2006.[1] Johnson subsequently signed with the New Orleans Saints organization.


  1. ^ a b "Robert Johnson prospect profile". NFL. Archived from the original on August 6, 2003.

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