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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

Peterson gets huge new deal from Vikings

Posted Sept. 10, 2011 @ 3:29 p.m. ET
Following a string of big-money contracts, the Summer of the Running Back continued on Saturday with its biggest deal yet.

Vikings-Chargers matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Sept. 09, 2011 @ 7:37 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Chargers game.

Five questions with Vikings correspondent Tom Pelissero

Posted Sept. 09, 2011 @ 3:33 p.m. ET
We hit up Pro Football Weekly Vikings correspondent Tom Pelissero for answers to five burning questions on the team heading into Week One.

VIkings fantasy report: Week One

Posted Sept. 09, 2011 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
Here's a look at the Vikings' top fantasy football options for Sunday's game at San Diego, including WR Bernard Berrian.

Vikings-Chargers matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 8:58 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup for Sunday's Vikings-Chargers game.

Vikings swap out two practice-squad players

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
The Vikings made some personnel moves on Wednesday, signing DB Domonique "DJ" Johnson and LB Tyrone McKenzie to the practice squad and releasing FB Matt Asiata and DL Cedric McKinley.

Vikings-Chargers matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Chargers game.

Vikings-Chargers matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 11:47 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Chargers game.

The First Fifteen: Early Week One primer

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 3:13 p.m. ET
In the inaugural edition of "The First Fifteen," we look at the 15 most compelling story lines as we enter Week One.

Vikings sign Greenway to five-year deal

Posted Sept. 05, 2011 @ 5:56 p.m. ET
The Vikings have locked up OLB Chad Greenway with a long-term contract, the team announced after practice Monday.

Rookies make way onto Vikings' initial 53

Posted Sept. 05, 2011 @ 1:55 p.m. ET
New Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier apparently isn't afraid to put his stamp on his team, and it is reflected in his opening 53-man roster.

Vikings announce their cuts

Posted Sept. 03, 2011 @ 6:59 p.m. ET
The Vikings made their cuts on Saturday, finalizing their roster for Leslie Frazier's first full season as head coach.  

Vikings 2011 preview

Posted Sept. 03, 2011 @ 9:05 a.m. ET
The Vikings lost a couple key free agents but hope that new coach Leslie Frazier and new QB Donovan McNabb can get them back into playoff contention.

NFL suspends StarCaps users two games

Posted Sept. 02, 2011 @ 3:13 p.m. ET
The NFL has suspended Vikings DT Kevin Williams, Saints DE Will Smith and free-agent DL Pat Williams and Charles Grant for the first two games of the season and docked them two game checks.

Ponder, Vikings beat Texans

Posted Sept. 01, 2011 @ 11:42 p.m. ET
Christian Ponder made more plays with his legs than his arm to direct two touchdown drives and make a push for the backup QB job as Minnesota beat Houston 28-0 on Thursday night.


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.