Dennis Johnson
Date of birth: (1951-10-22)October 22, 1951
Place of birth: Passaic, New Jersey
Date of death: 1997 (age 46)
Career information
Position(s): Defensive tackle
College: Delaware
NFL Draft: 1973 / Round: 13 / Pick: 337
 As player:
Washington Redskins
Buffalo Bills
Career highlights and awards
Honors: Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame
Playing stats at

Dennis Leroy Johnson (born October 22, 1951 in Passaic, New Jersey) was an American football defensive lineman in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins and Buffalo Bills. He played college football at the University of Delaware and was drafted in the thirteenth round of the 1973 NFL Draft.

Johnson played high school football at Passaic High School.[1]

The Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame inducted Johnson in 2006.


  1. Dennis Johnson, database Football. Accessed January 28, 2008.

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