Jamall Johnson

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Jamall Johnson
No. 28
Born: (1982-10-12) October 12, 1982 (age 36)
Norco, Louisiana
Career information
CFL status International
Position(s) LB
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 222 lb (101 kg)
College Northwestern State
Career history
As player
2005 Cleveland Browns*
20052008 BC Lions
2009 Tampa Bay Buccaneers*
20092013 Hamilton Tiger-Cats
2014 BC Lions
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 2009
CFL East All-Star 2009, 2011

Jamall Johnson (born October 12, 1982) is a former gridiron football linebacker. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Northwestern State and high school football at Destrehan High School.

Johnson was also a member of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and BC Lions.

College career

He went to Delta State University and Northwestern State University, where he earned a degree in Business Administration. He played college football and continued his career with the CFL.

Professional career

Cleveland Browns

Johnson was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Browns in 2005 but was waived before training camp.

BC Lions

Johnson was signed as a free agent by the BC Lions in 2005. In 2005, he played 5 games, had 7 total tackles and made a key forced fumble in the 2005 West Division Final versus the Edmonton Eskimos. In 2006, Johnson recorded 12 total tackles and a 39-yard fumble recovery. He played during BC's victory in the 2006 Grey Cup.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Johnson was signed to a future contract by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on December 31, 2008. He was released on June 19, 2009.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Johnson signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on July 4, 2009.[1]

BC Lions

Johnson was signed as a free agent by the BC Lions on February 13, 2014.


  1. ^ "TiCats add Jamall Johnson to LB Corps". CFL.ca. Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Retrieved 2009-07-04.

External links

  • BC Lions bio
  • Hamilton Tiger-Cats bio
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers bio
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