Johnson (ankle) was active for last Friday's preseason game against the Giants. Johnson was placed on injured reserve last November after hurting his ankle in the Steelers' bout with the Cowboys, but he made his return to the field Friday and managed to record two tackles. It appears as though the reserve linebacker will be fully healthy for the start of the regular season.
Johnson (ankle) signed a one-year contract with the Steelers on Wednesday, Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Johnson ended his 2016 campaign on injured reserve with an ankle injury. He'll be looking to secure a depth linebacker position in 2017.
Johnson (ankle) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday. The linebacker hurt his ankle in Sunday's loss to the Cowboys but the team has yet to comment on the specifics of the injury. Johnson has only logged snaps on special teams this season, so the injury should not effect the Steelers' defensive game plan.
Johnson suffered an ankle injury in Sunday's game against the Cowboys and will not return, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Johnson is merely a reserve player in the Steelers' linebacker corps, so his absence shouldn't significantly affect Pittsburgh performance as a whole.
Johnson was signed by the Steelers on Sunday. Johnson was signed after the team opted to place Bud Dupree on IR. The 28-year-old last played for the Titans in 2015.
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