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George Johnson - #92 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 265 lbs.
Birthday 12/11/1987
Birthplace Glassboro, NJ
College Rutgers
Years played 3

Vikings disappointed in lack of urgency regarding new stadium

Posted Nov. 02, 2011 @ 7:21 p.m. ET
With the news Wednesday that Minnesota legislators were not interested in convening for a special session to discuss plans for a new stadium for the Vikings, the momentum that had been moving toward some kind of deal now has been ...

Vikings, GOP chief tussle over stadium vote timing

Posted Nov. 02, 2011 @ 12:53 p.m. ET
A Vikings executive warned Wednesday that delaying until next year a state legislature vote on financing for a new stadium coulld have serious consquences.

Vikings 60-second rant: Following the blueprint for victory

Posted Nov. 01, 2011 @ 9:55 p.m. ET
The Vikings were finally able to execute their winning formula on Sunday, following Adrian Peterson and Jared Allen to victory.

Vikings rookie report: Week Eight

Posted Nov. 01, 2011 @ 8:23 p.m. ET
Here's how the Vikings' rookies performed in the Week Eight win over the Panthers.

Vikings stock report: Week Eight

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
LB Erin Henderson is rising and DT Kevin Williams is falling in the Vikings' Week Eight stock report.

Vikings' defense makes enough plays in win

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 1:29 p.m. ET
Christian Ponder, Adrian Peterson and Percy Harvin all played big roles in the Vikings' 24-21 win over the Panthers in Charlotte, but so did DE Jared Allen and the defense.

Shorts and Shells: Week Eight

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 4 a.m. ET
Even on bye, the Packers are the envy of teams at the other end of the standings, who are eyeing Pack staffers like Reggie McKenzie. Also, Bill Belichick's questionable coaching move, and more from Week Eight.

Vikings players of the week: Week Eight

Posted Oct. 30, 2011 @ 8:24 p.m. ET
Which Vikings' players stepped up in their 24-21 victory over the Panthers in Charlotte, N.C. on Sunday?

Peterson, Vikings hold off Panthers

Posted Oct. 30, 2011 @ 4:21 p.m. ET
Ryan Longwell kicked a 31-yard field goal with 2:43 left in the game to lift the Vikings to a 24-21 victory over the Panthers on Sunday.

Vikings-Panthers prediction

Posted Oct. 30, 2011 @ 1:54 a.m. ET
Which first-round quarterback will lead his team to victory Sunday?

They Said It: week of Oct. 23

Posted Oct. 28, 2011 @ 5:33 p.m. ET
Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall, adressing the media before Sunday's game against the Giants, on his Twitter page: "To: Media When we win Sunday please don't say the Giants didn't take us serious."

Vikings-Panthers matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Oct. 28, 2011 @ 3:27 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Panthers game.

Vikings-Panthers matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Oct. 28, 2011 @ 1:46 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Panthers game.

Vikings fantasy report: Week Eight

Posted Oct. 28, 2011 @ 11:42 a.m. ET
Is Michael Jenkins worth starting? Can Visanthe Shiancoe become fantasy relevant again? Here are some of the Vikings' fantasy football options this week.

Cook arrest latest in Vikings' secondary woes

Posted Oct. 27, 2011 @ 11:39 p.m. ET
The Vikings are in real trouble in the defensive backfield, and Chris Cook's arrest has made matters far worse.


Posted Nov. 14, 2011
Johnson is done for the season with a knee injury.||||||| He had one solo tackle in four games this season.
Posted Dec. 14, 2010
Johnson and linebacker Tyrone McKenzie were promoted from the practice squad to fill the roster spots of defensive tackle Gerald McCoy and linebacker Quincy Black.||||||| McCoy and Black are on injured reserve.