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Team

Dennis Johnson
RB #28
Height:
5-7
Weight:
193
College:
Arkansas
Hometown:
North Little Rock, AR
Experience:
2
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 8 49 6.1 183 3.7 22.9 0 29 8 16.3 1 0 0
2013 HOU 8 49 6.1 183 3.7 22.9 0 29 8 16.3 1 0 0
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 8 8 46 5.8 5.8 14 0 0 0 2 0
2013 HOU 8 8 46 5.8 5.8 14 0 0 0 2 0
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 8 6 151 25.2 32 0 5 0 0 0
2013 HOU 8 6 151 25.2 32 0 5 0 0 0

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed by the Houston Texans on May 10, 2013...Released by Texans on Aug. 31, 2013...Acquired from waivers by Cleveland Browns on Sept. 1, 2013...Released by Browns on Sept. 7, 2013...Signed by Browns to the practice squad on Sept. 10, 2013...Signed by Houston Texans to the active roster on Oct. 28, 2013

CAREER:
Appeared in eight games with one start and totaled 49 carries for 183 yards rushing and eight receptions for 46 yards receiving to go along with a 25.2 average on six kickoff returns as a rookie for the Texans in 2013

2013 (Houston 8/1):
Signed by the Texans off Cleveland’s practice squad on 10/28 and made his NFL debut vs. Indianapolis 11/3 and recorded eight carries for 36 yards
Caught the first pass of his career, good for 14 yards at Arizona (11/10) in Week 10
Set career highs with 13 carries for 74 yards and had two receptions for 13 yards vs. Jacksonville (11/24)
Made his first NFL start and rushed 12 times for 29 yards to go along with two receptions for 1 yard vs. Denver (12/22)
Inactive in Week 17 due to injury

TRANSACTIONS: Signed by the Houston Texans on May 10, 2013...Released by Texans on Aug. 31, 2013...Acquired from waivers by Cleveland Browns on Sept. 1, 2013...Released by Browns on Sept. 7, 2013...Signed by Browns to the practice squad on Sept. 10, 2013...Signed by Houston Texans to the active roster on Oct. 28, 2013

CAREER:
Appeared in eight games with one start and totaled 49 carries for 183 yards rushing and eight receptions for 46 yards receiving to go along with a 25.2 average on six kickoff returns as a rookie for the Texans in 2013

2013 (Houston 8/1):
Signed by the Texans off Cleveland’s practice squad on 10/28 and made his NFL debut vs. Indianapolis 11/3 and recorded eight carries for 36 yards
Caught the first pass of his career, good for 14 yards at Arizona (11/10) in Week 10
Set career highs with 13 carries for 74 yards  and had two receptions for 13 yards vs. Jacksonville (11/24)
Made his first NFL start and rushed 12 times for 29 yards to go along with two receptions for 1 yard vs. Denver (12/22) 
Inactive in Week 17 due to injury

CAREER:
Appeared in eight games with one start and totaled 49 carries for 183 yards rushing and eight receptions for 46 yards receiving to go along with a 25.2 average on six kickoff returns as a rookie for the Texans in 2013

2013 (Houston 8/1):
Signed by the Texans off Cleveland’s practice squad on 10/28 and made his NFL debut vs. Indianapolis 11/3 and recorded eight carries for 36 yards
Caught the first pass of his career, good for 14 yards at Arizona (11/10) in Week 10
Set career highs with 13 carries for 74 yards  and had two receptions for 13 yards vs. Jacksonville (11/24)
Made his first NFL start and rushed 12 times for 29 yards to go along with two receptions for 1 yard vs. Denver (12/22) 
Inactive in Week 17 due to injury

COLLEGE:
Set Southeastern Conference career records with 119 kickoff returns for 2,784 yards and set the Arkansas school record for career kickoff returns
Played in 50 games and ran for 2,036 yards on 345 carries (5.9 average)
Scored 20 total touchdowns: 13 rushing, four receiving and three on kickoff returns
Played in 12 games with four starts and led the team with 137 carries for 757 yards rushing and eight touchdowns, and 17 kickoff returns for 309 yards as a senior in 2012
Appeared in 11 games with six starts as a junior in 2011 and was named second-team All-SEC all-purpose player by the Associated Press after he ranked in the top 10 in the SEC in all-purpose yards per game, kickoff return average and rushing yards per game
Finished his junior season with 106 rushes for 670 yards and three touchdowns, 24 receptions for 255 yards and two touchdowns and 18 kick returns for 461 yards and one touchdown for 1,386 all-purpose yards, the 12th-highest season total in school history
Named to the 2010 Doak Walker Award Watch List and appeared in two games before suffering a season-ending injury vs. Louisiana-Monroe that led to a medical redshirt
Played in all 13 games with two starts as a sophomore in 2009 and averaged 25.8 yards per kickoff return and 111.2 yards of total offense per game
Returned 40 kickoffs for a school-record 1,031 yards and a touchdown, and became the career leader with 1,936 kickoff return yards in 2009; had 57 rushes for 342 yards
SEC All-Freshman Team pick who played in all 12 games and made two starts in 2008
Had 41 kickoff returns for 905 yards (22.1 per return) and a touchdown as a freshman
Majored in criminal justice

HIGH SCHOOL:
Finished his prep career with 56 touchdowns and more than 4,700 rushing yards for Arkansas High School coach Bill Keopple
As a senior, he rushed for 1,529 yards and 20 touchdowns on 209 attempts in leading the Razorbacks to their second consecutive 6A state championship
MVP of the state championship game as both a junior and a senior
During his junior season, he gained 1,500 yards on the ground with 16 touchdowns in leading his squad to a state championship
As a sophomore, rushed for 18 touchdowns on 150 carries and 1,734 rushing yards
Son of Dennis Johnson and Rosalind Reems

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