American Football Database
Jamall Johnson
No. 28     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-10-12) October 12, 1982 (age 39)
Place of birth: Norco, Louisiana
Career information
Undrafted in 2005
Debuted in 2005 for the BC Lions
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
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Jamall Johnson (born October 12, 1982 in Norco, Louisiana) is a gridiron football linebacker for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Northwestern State.

Johnson has also been a member of the BC Lions and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

College career

He went to Delta State University and Northwestern State University, where he earned a degree in Business Administration. He played college football and continued his career with the CFL.

Professional career

Cleveland Browns

Johnson was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Browns in 2005 but was waived before training camp.

BC Lions

Johnson was signed as a free agent by the BC Lions in 2005. In 2005, he played 5 games, had 7 total tackles and made a key forced fumble in the 2005 West Division Final versus the Edmonton Eskimos. In 2006, Johnson recorded 12 total tackles and a 39-yard fumble recovery. He played during BC's victory in the 2006 Grey Cup.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Johnson was signed to a future contract by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on December 31, 2008. He was released on June 19, 2009.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Johnson signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on July 4, 2009.[1]


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