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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

Titans activate WR Britt off PUP list

Posted Aug. 28, 2012 @ 7:14 p.m. ET
The Titans removed WR Kenny Britt from the physically-unable-to-perform list, the team announced Tuesday.

Titans release 11; place Mariani on I.R.

Posted Aug. 26, 2012 @ 2:26 p.m. ET
The Titans trimmed their roster to 75 on Sunday, releasing 11 players and placing WR-KR Marc Mariani on injured reserve.

Titans, Cardinals show right, wrong ways to stock QBs

Posted Aug. 24, 2012 @ 3:02 p.m. ET
The Titans have done a great job handling their QB transition. The Cardinals have done it the wrong way and remain in a state of confusion there.

Titans' Mariani breaks leg

Posted Aug. 23, 2012 @ 8:39 p.m. ET
Titans WR-RS Marc Mariani broke his left leg Thursday in the first quarter of Tennessee's preseason game against the Cardinals.

Titans agree with CB McCourty on extension

Posted Aug. 23, 2012 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
The Titans have agreed with CB Jason McCourty on a five-year, $43 million contract extension, according to multiple published reports Thursday.

Situational awareness key to Locker's development

Posted Aug. 23, 2012 @ 1:45 p.m. ET
The Titans thought Jake Locker’s sound decision making was a strength in the preseason. He must show it in the regular season, too.

Titans release DT Smith

Posted Aug. 22, 2012 @ 10:41 a.m. ET
The Titans released veteran DT Shaun Smith on Wednesday, PFW correspondent Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean reported.

Britt not anxious about decision from Goodell

Posted Aug. 21, 2012 @ 8:16 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt says he's not worried about what punishment he might receive for his latest brush with police, a July DUI.

Locker wins Titans' starting QB job

Posted Aug. 20, 2012 @ 9:49 a.m. ET
Jake Locker will be the Titans' Week One starting quarterback, beating out veteran Matt Hasselbeck for the job.

McRath to have season-ending surgery

Posted Aug. 19, 2012 @ 8:16 p.m. ET
The Titans revealed Sunday that LB Gerald McRath will have season-ending surgery to repair a partially torn patella tendon in his left knee.

Opportunity knocks for Titans C Velasco

Posted Aug. 10, 2012 @ 2:09 p.m. ET
With C Eugene Amano done for the season, we hear the starting job is Fernando Velasco's to lose — and he could be an upgrade for the Titans.

Britt uses social media to rip Titans for fine

Posted Aug. 08, 2012 @ 10:18 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt used a social media site to rip the team for a fine it gave him for missing an injury rehab session.

Britt says he's ready for whatever Goodell decides

Posted Aug. 08, 2012 @ 9:46 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt says he's ready for whatever punishment NFL commissioner Roger Goodell metes out.

Titans add S Wilson

Posted Aug. 08, 2012 @ 3:56 p.m. ET
The Titans signed former Jets S Tracy Wilson on Wednesday and officially placed C Eugene Amano on injured reserve.

Falcons, Titans pleased with scrimmage

Posted Aug. 06, 2012 @ 8:52 p.m. ET
The Titans and Falcons scrimmaged Monday in Dalton, Ga., and both head coaches seemed pleased with what was accomplished.

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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