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Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson - #28 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 191 lbs.
Birthday 09/23/1985
Birthplace Orlando, FL
College East Carolina
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 1st round, 24th pick by Titans

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Att Yds TD
276 1243 6

McCourty's injury means bigger role for rookie Verner

Posted Sept. 30, 2010 @ 3:58 p.m. ET
A forearm injury to second-year LCB Jason McCourty requiring surgery reportedly will put him out of action for several weeks and thrusts rookie Alterraun Verner into a bigger role. 

Titans CB Finnegan and DE Babin fined again

Posted Sept. 30, 2010 @ 11:47 a.m. ET
The NFL fined Titans CB Cortland Finnegan and DE Jason Babin $5,000 apiece for unnecessary roughness penalties in Sunday's win over the Giants.

Titans CB McCourty undergoes forearm surgery

Posted Sept. 28, 2010 @ 1:37 p.m. ET
Titans CB Jason McCourty underwent surgery for a broken forearm on Tuesday and will miss 3-4 weeks, according to TitansInsider.

Giants self-destruct with lack of discipline

Posted Sept. 27, 2010 @ 12:13 p.m. ET
The numbers from the Giants’ 29-10 loss to the Titans were ugly: two missed field goals, a safety that wiped out a huge pass play and 11 penalties, five of them personal fouls.

Young was benched for missing meetings

Posted Sept. 27, 2010 @ 9:55 a.m. ET
Vince Young missed multiple meetings before the Titans' Week Two game at Pittsburgh, which may have led to his benching in the game.

Johnson runs Titans past Giants 29-10

Posted Sept. 26, 2010 @ 4:25 p.m. ET
The Tennessee defense forced three turnovers in beating the error-prone and undisciplined New York Giants 29-10 on Sunday.

Titans' Babin making most of 'legit shot'

Posted Sept. 25, 2010 @ 11:17 a.m. ET
Given an opportunity to play, Titans DE Jason Babin has produced. And Babin has gotten that opportunity with his new team, starting at left end in place of the injured William Hayes.

NFL fines Steelers LB Harrison

Posted Sept. 23, 2010 @ 10:10 a.m. ET
The NFL fined LB James Harrison $5,000 for his hit on Titans QB Vince Young in the Steelers' Week Two victory.

Fisher: Young is still QB

Posted Sept. 20, 2010 @ 6:49 p.m. ET
Titans head coach Jeff Fisher maintained that Vince Young will start Week Three despite being pulled in Sunday's loss to the Steelers.

Steelers use turnovers to top Titans

Posted Sept. 19, 2010 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
Pittsburgh forced seven turnovers in defeating the Tennessee Titans 19-11 Sunday.

Britt not making expected impact for Titans

Posted Sept. 18, 2010 @ 11:26 p.m. ET
Despite good production as a rookie last season, Titans WR Kenny Britt was shut out in Week One. Yet, according to AFC South Whispers, head coach Jeff Fisher says it wasn't due to a lack of focus.

Titans' Johnson not wanting for work

Posted Sept. 15, 2010 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
With RB Chris Johnson getting 27 carries in the season opener vs. Oakland, including seven after the Titans took a 25-point lead late in the third quarter, the message came across loud and clear: the Titans continue to have no ...

Titans, CJ2K hammer Raiders 38-13

Posted Sept. 12, 2010 @ 4:20 p.m. ET
Chris Johnson ran for 142 yards and two touchdowns, Vince Young threw for two TDs and Javon Ringer had a TD, and the Tennessee Titans avoided any comparisons to last year's 0-6 start by routing the Oakland Raiders 38-13 ...

Mariani, Smith late-round contributors for Titans

Posted Sept. 10, 2010 @ 1:17 p.m. ET
A look at the Titans' depth chart signals they may have made a couple of savvy late-round selections in April's draft.

Week One handicapping column

Posted Sept. 09, 2010 @ 4:44 p.m. ET
In his Week One handicapping column, PFW's Mike Wilkening likes the Titans, strong finishers a season ago, to start the 2010 campaign on a roll.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 31, 2012
Johnson wrapped up his roller-coaster season with 56 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries in the Titans' win over the Jaguars on Sunday.||||||| Johnson finished with 1,243 yards, but had just six touchdowns and totaled 84 yards in his last two games.
Posted Dec. 28, 2012
Johnson is expected to start Sunday against Jacksonville after returning to practice Friday even though he was limited by an injured right ankle.||||||| Johnson hurt his ankle in Week 16, so fantasy owners still should be cautious of having him in the lineup.
Posted Dec. 27, 2012
The only game Johnson has missed in the NFL came when Tennessee sidelined the running back in 2008 to prep for the playoffs. He isn't about to let a sore right ankle sideline him now.||||||| Johnson said Thursday he will play in Sunday's season finale against the division rival Jaguars (2-13). He hurt his ankle in last week's 55-7 loss in Green Bay and missed a second straight practice Thursday.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Johnson carried 11 times for 28 yards and caught two passes for 13 in Sunday's 55-7 loss at Green Bay.||||||| Johnson injured his right ankle in the contest but played through the pain. Monitor the situation for Week 17.
Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Johnson has returned to Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers after sitting out one drive with an injured right ankle.||||||| Johnson was hit hard by Packers linebacker Clay Matthews just before the end of the first quarter. Johnson was on the ground for several minutes before getting up and walking gingerly to the sidelines.

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