David Johnson
No. 85     Pittsburgh Steelers
Tight end / Fullback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-08-26) August 26, 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth: Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
College: Arkansas State
NFL Draft: 2009 / Round: 7 / Pick: 241
Debuted in 2009 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Career history
Roster status: Injured reserve
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Receptions     18
Receiving yards     146
Touchdowns     1
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David Trevor Johnson (born August 26, 1987) is an American football tight end and fullback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Arkansas State, where he was twice awarded All-Sun Belt Conference honors.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Pittsburgh SteelersEdit

On October 9, Johnson scored his 1st career touchdown when he caught a one-yard pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger against the Tennessee Titans.

On April 11, 2012, the Steelers signed Johnson to a one-year, $1.26 million contract. During a preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles on August 10, 2012, Johnson suffered a torn ACL which eliminated him for the 2012 season. He was waived/injured on August 13, 2012, and subsequently reverted to injured reserve on August 16.


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