A transfer from Louisville where appeared in 32 games with five career starts … made 42 career tackles, 4.0 tackles for loss, two interceptions and broke up 15 passes … appeared in eight of Louisville’s 11 games in 2020 with one start. Johnson is the only player in Cardinal football history to break up a pass on three consecutive plays, a feat he accomplished in 2020 against Florida State … in 2019 Johnson made 27 tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss, broke up seven passes, had one interception, forced three fumbles and recovered another for the Cardinals … graduated from Louisville with a degree in marketing.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
A 2017 graduate of Chaminade-Madonna Prep in Hollywood, Fla., where he played cornerback for head coach Dameon Jones … earned all-state and All-Broward County honors in 2016 … made 30 stops with 10 passes broken up and three interceptions as a junior in 2015 … named a three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com and 247Sports.com … ranked No. 89 on ESPN’s top 300 safeties … considered one of the best defensive backs in the Florida … also participated in track & field at Chaminade-Madonna Prep … son of Cedric Nadia and Mitchell Jones.