|No. 41 Free Agent|
|Date of birth:September 6, 1984|
|Place of birth: Baton Rouge, Louisiana|
|Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)||Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)|
|College: Kansas State|
|Undrafted in 2008|
|Debuted in 2008 for the Cincinnati Bengals|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2009|
|Stats at NFL.com|
James Johnson (born September 6, 1984 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American football running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Kansas State.
Johnson has also been a member of the Minnesota Vikings.
First stint with BengalsEdit
Johnson was promoted from the Cincinnati Bengals practice squad late in the 2008 season. He saw action in the last two games of the season, carrying the ball nine times for 29 yards. He also caught six passes for 47 yards.
He spent the 2009 season on the practice squad.
Second stint with BengalsEdit
On Tuesday August 10, 2010 he was again signed by the Cincinnati Bengals in the wake of injuries to running backs Brian Leonard and Cordera Eason-(C.E. subsequently released on waivers).
Green Bay PackersEdit
On September 6, 2010, he was signed by the Green Bay Packers to their Practice Squad.
- ↑ "Vikes' DE Edwards signs, Triplett gets contract". Associated Press. June 14, 2010. http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5iISezYtj_85cPVVjdZuse2iwVRxAD9GB6RE81. Retrieved 2010-06-14.
- ↑ http://www.packers.com/news-and-events/article-1/Packers-Sign-Eight-To-Practice-Squad/f6f8eac3-184a-4f80-93a0-9cf7b687ac43