Derrick Johnson

Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 242
College: Texas
Birth Place: Waco, Texas
Draft: 2005 1st round (15th pick) by the
  • Chiefs Wire

    LB Zach Brown makes sense for the Chiefs

    On Monday we talked about the Chiefs possibly going after an inside linebacker in free agency, highlighting Patriots LB Dont’a Hightower as an option. Considering Hightower’s high price tag and the fact that New England might hit him with the franchise tag, signing him seems like a long shot for Kansas City, a team that currently has limited cap room with Eric Berry and others still to sign. However, there could be a much cheaper option on the market if the Chiefs were interested: Bills LB Zach Brown. Pro Football Focus brought up Brown as a potential signee for the Chiefs in a recent partnered piece with ESPN: “Derrick Johnson is 34 years old and coming off yet another torn Achilles. Even if

  • Tuesday morning one-liners
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    Tuesday morning one-liners

    Does LB Brandon Spikes have a future with the Bills? Looking at the Dolphins defensive tackle picture now that Earl Mitchell is out of it. The Patriots should have stability on the offensive line. An argument that CB Darrelle Revis‘ fight shouldn’t change how the Jets handle things this offseason. Which Ravens are set for a step forward in 2017? Exploring the idea of T Andre Smith returning to the Bengals. Five things to know about the Browns’ pursuit of QB Jimmy Garoppolo. The Steelers may bring in a kicker to complement Chris Boswell this offseason. Running back depth could be a priority for the Texans this offseason. The Colts feel TE Erik Swoope made strides in 2016. What will T Branden Albert’s