Ron Johnson (cornerback)

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This article is about the American cornerback. For other people with the same name, see Ron Johnson (disambiguation).
Ron Johnson
No. 29
Date of birth (1956-06-08) June 8, 1956 (age 59)
Place of birth Detroit, Michigan
Career information
Position(s) Cornerback
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg)
College Eastern Michigan
High school Northwestern
NFL Draft 1978 / Round: 1 / Pick: 22
Career history
As player
(19781984) Pittsburgh Steelers
Career highlights and awards
Career stats
Interceptions 13
INT Yards 160
Touchdowns 1
Games 91
Games Started 62

A seven-year veteran of the National Football League, Ron Johnson (born June 8, 1956) performed as a cornerback for the Pittsburgh Steelers; Ron played all seven of his NFL seasons in a Pittsburgh uniform.


Johnson is a 1974 graduate of Detroit's Northwestern High School; he played collegiate football for Eastern Michigan University. Ron Johnson was selected by the Steelers in the first-round of the 1978 NFL draft.[1]


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