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1 Taron Johnson CB

Weber State Wildcats

Draft Prospect Outlook:

Nickel cornerback sized who played on the perimeter in college. Somewhat twitchy with decent speed but not outstanding by NFL standards. Has a tendency to hold receivers down the field. Diving tackler.

College Recap:

Recruited out of Sacramento, Johnson made five starts as a true freshman, breaking up nine passes and making one interception while piling up 31 tackles. He earned honorable mention All-Big Sky as a sophomore after breaking up 12 passes in 11 starts and notching two interceptions. He added 44 total tackles as well. As a Junior, Johnson against was named second-team All-Big Sky after starting all 12 games and breaking up 12 passes. He recorded 48 tackles (five for loss) and also recovered a fumble.

Johnson was named Big Sky Defensive MVP for his work as a senior, earning consensus first-team FCS All-American honors after racking up three interceptions, nine pass break-ups, 49 tackles (three for loss), two sacks and one forced fumble. He capped his collegiate career with two picks against Idaho State. -- R.J. White

Game Log
 Interceptions
GamedateOppResultIntYdsLgTD
09/09@CALL 20-33   
10/21@CPOLYW 17-3   
11/18IDSTW 35-7   
Return
SeasonTEAMGPNTRETPNTYDSPNTTDSPNTLNGKRRETKRYDSKRTDSKRLNG
2017-18Weber State30000119019
TOTAL 380000119019
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-11/192
Birthplace:
USA
Team:
Weber State Wildcats
Class: