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Tennessee Titans

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


Att Yds TD
276 1243 6

Despite solid start, Titans have room to improve

Posted Oct. 14, 2011 @ 3:30 p.m. ET
The Titans are one of the league's biggest surprises, but getting off the field on third down and igniting the running game are areas of concern.

Del Pilar's Digest: Fantasyland observations

Posted Sept. 01, 2011 @ 9:14 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar travels around the NFL and provides his fantasy football observations, including thoughts on the prospects of Titans RB Chris Johnson.

Titans, Chris Johnson agree on four-year extension

Posted Sept. 01, 2011 @ 1:05 p.m. ET
The Titans and RB Chris Johnson agreed on a four-year contract extension Thursday, according to PFW Titans correspondent Jim Wyatt.

Munchak wants holdout Johnson in camp

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 10:08 p.m. ET
New Titans head coach Mike Munchak is worried that star RB Chris Johnson is missing valuable camp time with his new quarterbacks while holding out.

Munchak will be tested as soon as lockout ends

Posted July 13, 2011 @ 9:56 a.m. ET
Mike Munchak has waited 18 years for his first head-coaching opportunity. Once the lockout is lifted, he will face two decisions that could define his first season and beyond.

Titans RB Johnson prepared to hold out

Posted June 24, 2011 @ 10:37 a.m. ET
Titans RB Chris Johnson is prepared to hold out for a larger contract once the NFL lockout comes to an end, according to Jason La Canfora of

Draft Dose: Workout warriors

Posted Feb. 23, 2011 @ 9:30 a.m. ET
Every year, someone at the NFL Scouting Combine makes a name for himself based on the numbers that he put up. We investigate the NFL success of some recent workout warriors.

Titans’ offense could be ‘Rusty’ down the stretch

Posted Nov. 22, 2010 @ 3:23 p.m. ET
  Where Randy Moss goes, messes seem to follow. That's exactly what's going on right now in Tennessee.  

Moss’ Tennessee arrival gives needed boost to Johnson

Posted Nov. 15, 2010 @ 5:31 p.m. ET
  This may not be Randy Moss' year, but no matter where he goes, he seems to help somebody else's production.  

Readers say Titans' Johnson will win another rushing title

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 3:25 a.m. ET
Tennessee RB Chris Johnson will win a second consecutive rushing crown. That's the opinion of readers who participated in a just-concluded poll.

Fitz's Four-Course Fantasy Feast

Posted Oct. 07, 2010 @ 10:37 p.m. ET
Pat Fitzmaurice examines the impact Randy Moss is likely to have in Minnesota, both on his own numbers and those of his teammates. Fitzmaurice also analyzes Marshawn Lynch's prospects in Seattle and Titans RB Chris Johnson's prospects the ...

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 ...

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.

Favre can add more records in ’10

Posted Sept. 09, 2010 @ 10:02 a.m. ET
Some records, when broken, are met with cheers. Others, when broken, are met with uncomfortable laughter — or flat-out guffaws. This edition of the NFList focuses on a handful of NFL records that could be broken in 2010. Some are more ...

Ten most intriguing players of Week One

Posted Sept. 08, 2010 @ 1:21 a.m. ET
Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald won't become a fantasy nonfactor just because Kurt Warner has retired, writes Pat Fitzmaurice in his discussion of this week's intriguing fantasy players.


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.