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WR Marcus Johnson

Marcus Johnson

Marcus Johnson

STATUS: Unrestricted Free Agent

WIDE RECEIVER
6-1 | 207 lbs

COLLEGE: TEXAS
HOMETOWN: CLEAR SPRINGS, TX
ACQUIRED: FREE AGENT - 2021
NFL EXPERIENCE (NFL/TITANS): 4/1
GAMES PLAYED/GAMES STARTED: 41/12 (PLAYOFFS: 0/0)

The Titans signed Marcus Johnson to the team's practice squad during the 2020 postseason to add depth and experience to the receiving corps. The 6-foot-1-inch, 207-pounder has appeared in 34 career games with nine starts for the Philadelphia Eagles (2016-17) and Indianapolis Colts (2018-20), and has caught 42 passes for 679 yards and three touchdowns. The Clear Springs, Texas native has also spent time with the Seattle Seahawks. Johnson saw action in 42 games with 18 starts over four seasons at Texas (2012-15), and tallied 61 receptions for 793 yards and four touchdowns.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • In 2019, Johnson set career-highs in games started (six), receptions (17), receiving yards (277) and receiving touchdowns (two).
  • During the 2018 offseason, Johnson was traded twice in six months. First, he was traded by the Philadelphia Eagles to the Seattle Seahawks. Then, after roster cuts, he was traded by Seattle to the Indianapolis Colts.

TITANS TIDBITS:

  • Johnson posted 22 repetitions of 225 pounds on the bench press at the NFL Scouting Combine in 2016, more than any receiver that year.
  • Father, Morlon, played basketball at Prairie View A&M.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • The Clear Springs, Texas native originally signed with the Philadelphia Eagles as a rookie free agent on May 5, 2016.
  • Waived by the Eagles on Sept. 3, 2016.
  • Signed by the Eagles to the team's practice squad on Sept. 5, 2016.
  • Waived by the Eagles on Sept. 13, 2016.
  • Signed by the Eagles to the team's practice squad on Dec. 2, 2016.
  • Traded by the Eagles to the Seattle Seahawks on March 14, 2018.
  • Traded by the Seahawks to the Indianapolis Colts on Sept. 1, 2018.
  • Waived by the Colts on Sept. 9, 2019.
  • Signed by the Colts to the team's practice squad on Oct. 1, 2019.
  • Signed by the Colts to their active roster from the practice squad on Nov. 9, 2019.
  • Waived by the Colts on Sept. 5, 2020.
  • Signed by the Colts to the team's practice squad on Sept. 23, 2020.
  • Signed by the Colts to their active roster from the practice squad on Oct. 17, 2020.
  • Waived by the Colts on Jan. 2, 2021.
  • Signed by the Titans to the team's practice squad on Jan. 6, 2021.
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