Chris Johnson had bullet lodged in trap when undergoing physical

In addition to his search for a new team this offseason, Chris Johnson also had to recover from a serious injury.Johnson was wounded in a drive-by shooting that left him recovering in the hospital and gunshot wounds in his shoulder. Though Johnson passed the physical to sign with the Cardinals, head coach Bruce Arians all went well ... except there was a bullet lodged in his trap...
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Andre Ellington says he studied Chris Johnson's game growing up

Andre Ellington doesn't feel threatened with the addition of Chris Johnson to the backfield.In fact, Ellington had nothing but praise for Johnson when addressing reporters after the signing became official.“As many players as we can get in here to help us win a championship, I’m all for it,” Ellington told reporters, via "He's a legend. He's a guy that I can...
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

A closer look inside the Chris Johnson addition to the Arizona Cardinals?

It will take more than speed for Chris Johnson to stand out with his new team.   Chris Johnson as reported has officially signed a one-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals originally covered by NBC Sports and Endzone Score’s Shawn Ferris. Questions to ponder about how good of a fit Chris Johnson will be in Bruce Arians system include… What will be the best way to utilize...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Chris Johnson signs with Arizona Cardinals

Looks like the Arizona Cardinals are wasting no time in bolstering their depleted running back core. The team has reportedly signed former 2,000 yard rusher Chris Johnson to a contract. #AZCardinals announce they've agreed to terms with Chris Johnson and waive/injured Brandon Person. He tore ACL sat night. — Josh Weinfuss (@joshweinfuss) August 17, 2015 With rookie David Johnson...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

“Nothing On The Horizon” Between Cardinals & RB Chris Johnson

Cardinals GM Steve Keim mentioned during an interview with Arizona Sports 98.7 on Monday that there’s “nothing on the horizon” with free agent RB Chris Johnson. “We have discussed Chris Johnson for sure, and I’ve had some conversations with his agent, Joel Segal, but there’s nothing on the horizon to report as of right now,” Keim ... The post...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Check out Chris Johnson’s gnarly bullet hole scar

Running back Chris Johnson will never forget why he has a gruesome-looking bullet hole scar on his left shoulder. He was shot in March when a car pulled up to his vehicle at a red light and began firing. Tragically, his friend Dreekius Oricko Johnson was killed in the shooting. The horrible event is one in which Johnson has needed much time to get past. Johnson posted a picture...
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August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Johnson Has Interest From Multiple Teams, But Looking For The Right Situation

Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, citing a league source, reports that free agent RB Chris Johnson has multiple teams interested in his services, but he’s waiting to make the right decision. This fits with a report from Jason La Canfora from last night who mentioned that while Johnson is “mulling” a one-year contract offer from the Cardinals, he remains in ... ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Three thoughts on the Arizona Cardinals offering Chris Johnson a deal

Every once in a while an NFL team picks up a veteran free agent that’s been written off and he reminds everybody what he can do. More often, it’s a sign of desperation when a team feels extremely thin at a particular position. That seems to be the case for the Arizona Cardinals at running back. Yesterday head coach Bruce Arians said that he’s not happy with the RB situation...
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August 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Cardinals’ Andre Ellington the Next Jamaal Charles or Chris Johnson?

Does Arizona Cardinals’ second-year running back Andre Ellington have what it takes to become the next Jamaal Charles or Chris Johnson (back when Johnson was good)?  Cardinals GM Steve Keim projects Andre Ellington will be like Jamaal Charles and Chris Johnson. — Heat Waved (@HeatWavedFS) September 11, 2014 During training camp, Cardinals’ coaches indicated that the team...
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September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

2013 Fantasy Football: Week 16 Start/Sit

Source: Chris Trotman/Getty Images North America Below are the guys I like or dislike in week 16 compared to the other experts on I’m focusing on guys that are actually on that start/sit bubble. There’s no need to tell you I’m higher on Chris Johnson when I have him ranked #8 and the expert consensus rank (ECR) has him ranked #15. Both rankings tell you to...
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December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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