|Date of birth:April 13, 1986|
|Place of birth: Fort Myers, Florida|
|College: South Florida|
|Undrafted in 2009|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Kansas City Chiefs ( 2009)*|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at ArenaFan.com|
Taurus Robert Johnson (born April 13, 1986) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at South Florida.
Johnson attended Cape Coral High School, in Cape Coral, Florida. He was rated a three-star recruit by Rivals and was ranked the 35th best wide out in the country and 45th overall in the state of Florida. He originally gave a verbal commitment to the University of Florida but after the firing of Head Coach Ron Zook, Johnson backed out on his verbal and decided on the University of South Florida.
Johnson played college football at the University of South Florida and finished second in South Florida history in kickoff returns (29) and third in kickoff return yards (784 yards).
Kansas City ChiefsEdit
Johnson was signed to the Miami Dolphins' practice squad on December 1, 2009. After his contract expired following the season, Johnson was re-signed to a future contract on January 5, 2010. He was waived on August 12.
Johnson was signed by the Washington Redskins to their practice squad in 2010. He was waived on July 30, 2011.
- ↑ USF Bulls Bio
- ↑ "Chiefs announce roster moves". Kansas City Chiefs. 2009-09-05. Archived from the original on September 8, 2009. https://web.archive.org/web/20090908145739/http://www.kcchiefs.com/news/2009/09/05/chiefs_announce_roster_moves. Retrieved 2009-09-05.
- ↑ http://www.detnews.com/article/20090929/SPORTS0101/909290423/1126/sports0101/Lions-sign-DeAndre-Wright--Taurus-Johnson-to-practice-squad
- ↑ http://www.detroitlions.com/news/transactions.html
- ↑ http://www.mlive.com/lions/index.ssf/2009/11/grand_valleys_eric_fowler_is_b.html