Justin Johnson

Justin Johnson

Tight End #86
Team: Seattle Seahawks
Ht / Wt:6'3" / 247 lb.
College:Mississippi State
Age:23
Born:November 8, 1996
Drafted:2019 / UDFA

Justin Johnson: Let go by Seattle

Johnson (Achilles) was waived by the Seahawks with a failed physical, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Analysis: The 23-year-old joined Seattle as a UDFA in May 2019 but suffered an Achilles injury in training camp and spent the season on injured reserve. It's unclear where Johnson currently stands in his recovery.

May 20, 2020 10:04 PM EST

Justin Johnson: Lands on IR

Johnson (Achilles) cleared waivers Sunday and reverted to the Seahawks' injured reserve, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.

Analysis: Johnson was waived/injured by the Seahawks on Saturday. He has since cleared waivers and will likely miss the entire 2019 season.

August 4, 2019 8:44 PM EST

Justin Johnson: Let go by Seahawks

Johnson (Achilles) was waived by Seattle on Saturday, John Boyle of the team's official site reports.

Analysis: Johnson was carted off the field Thursday with what the team feared was an Achilles injury. The 22-year-old signed with Seattle in May as an undrafted rookie out of Mississippi State.

August 4, 2019 12:46 PM EST

Justin Johnson: Achilles injury suspected

Johnson may have suffered an Achilles injury Thursday, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.

Analysis: Johnson was carted off the field during Thursday's practice. If the Mississippi State product has indeed sustained an Achilles injury, it will likely spell the end of his rookie season.

August 1, 2019 3:07 PM EST

Justin Johnson: Suffers lower leg injury

Johnson was carted off the field during Thursday's practice due to a lower leg injury, Gregg Bell of The Tacoma News Tribune reports.

Analysis: The details and severity of Johnson's injury remain undisclosed. The undrafted rookie out of Mississippi State faces an uphill battle to earn a depth spot in Seattle's tight end room, and any time he misses to injury would further decrease his chances of making the 53-man roster.

August 1, 2019 2:17 PM EST

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