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96 Jarret Johnson OLB

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June 1, 2015 02:17 PM
Linebacker Jarret Johnson officially retires a Raven
by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com

Veteran linebacker Jarret Johnson has officially retired from the NFL on Wednesday. Johnson signed a one-day contract with the Ravens to retire with the team he spent the majority of his career with. 

Johnson played 12 seasons in the league, nine with Baltimore and three with the Chargers. He amassed 350 tackles with 25 1/2 career sacks.

June 1, 2015 03:50 PM
LB Jarret Johnson to retire as a Raven
by Larry Hartstein |

Outside linebacker Jarret Johnson will sign a one-day contract this offseason to retire as a member of the Ravens, reports the Baltimore Sun. Johnson, 33, spent the past three years with San Diego after nine seasons in Baltimore.

"I also want to thank my Baltimore family," Johnson wrote on Instagram. "Where I learned to be a pro and conduct yourself like a warrior on the field. Where I spent 9 of the best years of my life."

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June 1, 2015 03:58 PM
Jarret Johnson cut by Chargers day after he retired
by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

A day after announcing his retirement from the NFL, Jarret Johnson was officially cut by the Chargers, according to the NFL's transaction wire. 

Johnson played 12 years in the NFL — his first nine with the Ravens and the previous three with the Chargers. He announced his retirement in an Instagram post. 

"Today I am announcing my retirement from the game I love," Johnson wrote. "I lived a dream which few can say but it's time to move on. I want to thank the Chargers organization for giving me a home these past three years. I have nothing but respect for the players, coaches, front office staff and fans that were apart of me and my families lives."

Johnson gained an iron man reputation for his durability on the football field. He holds Ravens records for consecutive games played (129) and consecutive starts (80). His career ends with a total of 506 tackles, 25.5 sacks, 23 pass deflections and three interceptions. 

June 1, 2015 04:00 PM
Chargers' Jarret Johnson announces retirement
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

Chargers linebacker Jarret Johnson announced his retirement in an Instagram post on Tuesday. 

"Today I am announcing my retirement from the game I love," Johnson said in the post. "I lived a dream which few can say but it's time to move on."

Johnson spent nine years with the Ravens and the last three with the Chargers. He played 184 games, starting 127. He finished his career with 506 tackles, 25.5 sacks, 23 pass defenses and three interceptions. 

June 2, 2015 06:09 AM
Chargers list 16 players on Week 6 injury report
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The Chargers listed 16 players on their final injury report leading up to Week 6 at Oakland. Running backs Donald Brown (concussion) and Ryan Mathews (knee), along with linebacker Manti Te'o (foot) and cornerback Shareece Wright (knee) were ruled out for Sunday.

Deemed questionable were the following players: wide receiver Malcom Floyd (calf), tackle D.J. Fluker (ankle), outside linebackers Jarret Johnson (back, ankle) and Cordarro Law (ankle), offensive lineman Rich Ohrnberger (back), safety Darrell Stuckey (quad) and linebacker Reggie Walker (ankle).

Wide receiver Keenan Allen (quad), outside linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu (hamstring) and Dwight Freeney (knee), inside linebacker Donald Butler (shoulder) and tight end David Johnson (knee, shoulder) were the only players ruled probable for the game.

June 2, 2015 06:16 AM
Chargers probables good to go
by Chris Cwik |

The Chargers probable are good to go Week 5 against the Jets.

Donald Butler, Malcom Floyd, Ladarius Green, Jarret Johnson, Cordarro Law and Jason Verrett are all active for the game. All six entered considered probable, so their availability shouldn't come as a surprise. 

June 2, 2015 06:18 AM
Chargers release final Week 5 injury report
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

The Chargers listed three players as questionable to play in Week 5 on Friday's final injury report, including linebacker Dwight Freeney (knee), defensive tackle Corey Liuget (concussion) and tight end David Johnson (shoudler).

Freeney didn't practice Thursday but was able to work in limited fashion on Wednesday and Friday. Johnson and Liuget returned to a full practice Friday.

The Chargers listed five players as probable to face the Jets in Week 5, including tight end Ladarius Green (hamstring), cornerback Jason Verrett (hamstring) and linebackers Donald Butler (shoulder), Jarret Johnson (shoulder) and Cordarro Law (ankle).

The following players have been ruled out for Week 5 action: running back Ryan Mathews (knee), offensive lineman Rich Ohrnberger (back), cornerback Shareece Wright (knee) and linebackers Manti Te'o (foot), Jeremiah Attaochu (hamstring) and Reggie Walker (ankle).

June 2, 2015 06:41 AM
Chargers file inactives for Week 2
by Chris Cwik |

The Chargers have listed CB Brandon Flowers, LB Jarret Johnson, CB Jahleel Addae, RB Branden Oliver, CB Chris Davis, DT Ricardo Mathews and OL Doug Legursky as inactive Week 2 against the Seahawks. 

Flowers was considered questionable coming into the week. Addae had already been ruled out for Week 2. 

June 1, 2015 10:09 PM
Jarret Johnson takes paycut to stay with Chargers
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

Chargers linebacker Jarret Johnson will take a pay cut to stay with the team next season, according to ESPN on Monday.

Johnson, 32, signed a four-year, $19 million deal in 2012 and missed five games with hamstring and hand injuries in 2013. The Chargers will save $1 million with the move.

June 2, 2015 03:55 PM
Injured Chargers cleared to face Raiders
by Larry Hartstein |

A slew of Chargers who were on the injury report are active against the Raiders, including linebacker Bront Bird (ankle), right tackle D.J. Fluker (ankle), center Nick Hardwick (not injury-related), linebacker Jarret Johnson (hand), fullback Le'Ron McClain (hamstring), safety Eric Weddle (hamstring) and cornerback Shareece Wright (foot).

All had been listed as probable except McClain, who was questionable. 

June 2, 2015 03:57 PM
Four Chargers defenders probable for Week 16 game
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

The Chargers are in fine shape defensively heading into their Sunday clash against the Raiders. Just four players from that side of the ball are on their injury report - and they are all probable.

Included are linebackers Jarret Johnson (hand) and Bront Bird (ankle), safety Eric Weddle (hamstring) and cornerback Shareece Wright (foot).

June 2, 2015 04:08 PM
Johnny Patrick lone injured Chargers player inactive
by Chris Towers | Fantasy Writer

Chargers defensive back Johnny Patrick (ankle) is the only player on the injured list unable to play in Thursday's game against the Broncos in Week 15.

Defensive linemen Lawrence Guy (toe), Sean Lissemore (toe) and Corey Liuget (knee) along with defensive back Shareece Wright (foot) and linebacker Jarret Johnson (hand) were all able to play through their issues. 

June 2, 2015 04:10 PM
Chargers healthy as they prepare for Broncos
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

The Chargers are in excellent shape heading into their Thursday night clash against Denver. Only wide receiver Eddie Royal (toe) and cornerback Johnny Patrick (ankle) are listed as questionable, though both are expected to play. The rest on their injury report are probable.

The defensive players on that list are ends Corey Liuget (knee) and Lawrence Guy (toe), linebacker Jarret Johnson (hand), lineman Sean Lissemore (toe) and cornerback Shareece Wright (foot).

The offensive probables are wide receiver Keenan Allen (shoulder), center Nick Hardwick (neck) and tackle D.J. Fluker (ankle). 

June 2, 2015 04:15 PM
Eddie Royal, four other Chargers get the green light
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The following injured San Diego players were ruled active for Sunday's game against the Giants in Week 14: defensive lineman Lawrence Guy (toe), linebacker Jarret Johnson (hand), defensive lineman Corey Liuget (knee), defensive back Johnny Patrick (ankle) and wide receiver Eddie Royal (toe, chest).

June 2, 2015 04:18 PM
Two questionable, six probable on Chargers injury list
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Two key Chargers have been listed as questionable for Sunday against the Giants. Wideout Eddie Royal (toe/chest) and linebacker Jarret Johnson (hand) have received that desgination.

The probables on their injury report are offensive linemen King Dunlap (neck), D.J. Fluker (ankle) and Nick Hardwick (neck), defensive ends Corey Liuget (knee) and Lawrence Guy (toe) and wide receiver Lavelle Hawkins (knee).

June 2, 2015 04:26 PM
Chargers list inactives for Week 13
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The Chargers have listed their inactives for Week 13 at home against the Bengals. The following players were: King Dunlap, Eddie Royal, Jarret Johnson, Brad Sorensen, Brandon Taylor, Kwame Geathers and Willie Smith.

June 2, 2015 04:29 PM
Only one Charger unlikely to be cleared for Sunday game
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

The Chargers have placed 12 players on their injury list as they prepare to host Cincinnati on Sunday, but only one will probably not play. Tackle King Dunlap is doubtful with a neck injury that had him limited in practice Thursday and Friday.

Listed as questionable are linebacker Jarret Johnson (hand), wideout Eddie Royal (toe/chest) and safety Darrell Stuckey (concussion).

June 2, 2015 04:31 PM
Jarret Johnson practices with cast on hand
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Chargers linebacker Jarret Johnson wore a large cast on his left hand Wednesday, but he did practice. Johnson has missed four of the last six games with the hand injury.

June 2, 2015 04:37 PM
Chargers inactives Week 12
by Chris Cwik |

The Chargers have made QB Brad Sorensen, SS Brandon Taylor, LB Jarret Johnson, OT King Dunlap, DL Kwame Geathers, WR Lavelle Hawkins and OT Willie Smith inactive Week 12 against the Chiefs.

Johnson had hand surgery, and came into the game doubtful. He and Dunlop are the two starters expected to miss the game. 

June 2, 2015 04:39 PM
One top Charger out, another doubtful for battle with Chiefs
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Only one Chargers player has been ruled out and another listed as doubtful for Sunday in Kansas City. But they are both key starters. The first is tackle King Dunlap (neck), who won't play. The other is linebacker Jarret Johnson (hand).

 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/260
Birthdate:
08/14/1981
Age:
40
Hometown:
Homestead, FL, USA
School:
Alabama
NFL Experience:
13
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