94Joe Johnson

Defensive Lineman
Years Active:
1994-2001
Height:
6-foot-4
Weight:
275 pounds
College:
Louisville
Birthdate:
7/11/1972
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The team’s first round selection in 1994 (13th overall), Johnson appeared in 106 games over his Saints career, while starting all but two of those contests. In eight seasons from 1994-2001, he amassed 400 tackles, 50.5 sacks, 16 forced fumbles, six fumble recoveries and one fumble recovery for a touchdown. He was named to the Pro Bowl in 1998 and 2000 and was an AP All-Pro selection in 2000. Additionally, he was named the AP NFL Comeback Player of the Year in 2000.