Players

Anthony Johnson
DT #76
Height:
6-2
Weight:
295
Age:
24
College:
LSU
Hometown:
Baton Rouge, LA
Experience:
3
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 14 7 7 0.0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 1
2016 NYJ 7 0 4 1 3 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2016 NE 4 1 8 5 3 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2014 MIA 7 0 2 1 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by the Colts to the practice squad on November 7, 2017.
  • Waived by the New York Jets on October 17, 2017.
  • Signed to the Jets active roster from the New England Patriots practice squad on November 9, 2016.
  • Signed to the Patriots practice squad on October 26, 2016.
  • Waived by New England on October 24, 2016.
  • Signed by the Patriots to the active roster from the practice squad on October 15, 2016.
  • Signed to the New England practice squad on September 28, 2016.
  • Waived by the Patriots on September 26, 2016.
  • Signed by New England as a free agent on May 9, 2016.
  • Waived by the Washington Redskins on May 2, 2016.
  • Signed to the Redskins practice squad on November 9, 2015.
  • Waived by the Miami Dolphins on September 5, 2015.
  • Signed as an undrafted free agent by Miami on May 12, 2014.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Played in 40 games (16 starts) at LSU from 2011-13, recording 77 tackles (32 solo), 22.0 tackles for loss, 7.0 sacks, three passes defensed and one interception.
  • Started all 13 games at defensive tackle as a junior in 2013 and earned Second Team All-SEC honors after recording 35 tackles (15 solo), a team-high 9.0 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks and one interception.
  • As a sophomore in 2012, played in 13 games (three starts) totaling 30 tackles (11 solo), 10.0 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks and two passes defensed.
  • Played in all 14 games as a freshman in 2011 and earned Freshman All-America honors from CBSSports.com and Sporting News after posting 12 tackles (six solo), 3.0 tackles for loss and 1.0 sack.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Perry Walker High School in New Orleans, where he played four seasons and broke the national high school record for the most sacks (67.5).
  • Ranked as the consensus No. 1 defensive tackle prospect in the country by all major recruiting services in 2010.
  • Rated as the No. 2 overall player in the country by ESPN.com and the No. 4 player by Scout.com.
  • Selected to the Parade All-America team and to the USA Today 2010 All-USA first-team.
  • Awarded the 2010 Louisiana Gatorade Player of the year (first lineman to ever win the honor).
  • Named the Louisiana 4A Most Outstanding Defensive Player of the Year in 2009 and 2010 and was a four-time all-district selection.
  • Was a participant in the 2011 Under Armour All-American Team.
  • Family was displaced after Hurricane Katrina and moved to Alabama for a period of time before returning to Johnson’s native New Orleans.
  • Majored in general studies at LSU.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by the Colts to the practice squad on November 7, 2017.
  • Waived by the New York Jets on October 17, 2017.
  • Signed to the Jets active roster from the New England Patriots practice squad on November 9, 2016.
  • Signed to the Patriots practice squad on October 26, 2016.
  • Waived by New England on October 24, 2016.
  • Signed by the Patriots to the active roster from the practice squad on October 15, 2016.
  • Signed to the New England practice squad on September 28, 2016.
  • Waived by the Patriots on September 26, 2016.
  • Signed by New England as a free agent on May 9, 2016.
  • Waived by the Washington Redskins on May 2, 2016.
  • Signed to the Redskins practice squad on November 9, 2015.
  • Waived by the Miami Dolphins on September 5, 2015.
  • Signed as an undrafted free agent by Miami on May 12, 2014.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Played in 40 games (16 starts) at LSU from 2011-13, recording 77 tackles (32 solo), 22.0 tackles for loss, 7.0 sacks, three passes defensed and one interception.
  • Started all 13 games at defensive tackle as a junior in 2013 and earned Second Team All-SEC honors after recording 35 tackles (15 solo), a team-high 9.0 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks and one interception.
  • As a sophomore in 2012, played in 13 games (three starts) totaling 30 tackles (11 solo), 10.0 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks and two passes defensed.
  • Played in all 14 games as a freshman in 2011 and earned Freshman All-America honors from CBSSports.com and Sporting News after posting 12 tackles (six solo), 3.0 tackles for loss and 1.0 sack.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Perry Walker High School in New Orleans, where he played four seasons and broke the national high school record for the most sacks (67.5).
  • Ranked as the consensus No. 1 defensive tackle prospect in the country by all major recruiting services in 2010.
  • Rated as the No. 2 overall player in the country by ESPN.com and the No. 4 player by Scout.com.
  • Selected to the Parade All-America team and to the USA Today 2010 All-USA first-team.
  • Awarded the 2010 Louisiana Gatorade Player of the year (first lineman to ever win the honor).
  • Named the Louisiana 4A Most Outstanding Defensive Player of the Year in 2009 and 2010 and was a four-time all-district selection.
  • Was a participant in the 2011 Under Armour All-American Team.
  • Family was displaced after Hurricane Katrina and moved to Alabama for a period of time before returning to Johnson’s native New Orleans.
  • Majored in general studies at LSU.