American Football Database
American Football Database
Johnny Mitchell
Date of birth: (1971-01-20) January 20, 1971 (age 50)
Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois
Career information
Position(s): Tight end
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 1992 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15
 As coach:
Merseyside Nighthawks
Coritiba Crocodiles
 As player:
New York Jets
Dallas Cowboys
Playing stats at

Johnny Mitchell, Jr. (born January 20, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois) is a former professional American football tight end in the National Football League for the New York Jets and Dallas Cowboys. He played college football at the University of Nebraska and was drafted in the first round (fifteenth overall) of the 1992 NFL Draft.

Mitchell graduated from Simeon Career Academy (then known as Simeon Vocational High School) in 1989.

He is currently serving as a studio analyst for British television channel Sky Sports on their live NFL coverage, and is the head coach for the Coritiba Crocodiles.[1]

Mitchell now also works part-time at Scarisbrick Hall School teaching young people American Football and Baseball.