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How does the loss of Austin Johnson affect the Saints?

Fullback Austin Johnson was placed on injured reserve yesterday with a knee injury that will shelve him for the season. If you’ve been paying attention to the roster this year, then you feel for the guy more than you might usually for an average NFL player. It would be hard not to root for Johnson. The guy shouldn’t even be playing fullback or maybe at all in the NFL. A linebacker...
Via The Saints Nation
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints place fullback Johnson on injured reserve, ending his season

  The New Orleans Saints have placed fullback Austin Johnson on injured reserve, ending his season. Johnson, whose knee injury shelved him for New Orleans' previous game at Carolina, played in seven games this season with one start. The Saints needed Johnson to play a regular role while fellow fullback Erik Lorig, who is now healthy, worked his way back from a preseason ankle...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints place fullback Johnson on injured reserve

METAIRIE, La. (AP) The New Orleans Saints have placed fullback Austin Johnson on injured reserve, ending his season. Johnson, whose knee injury shelved him for New Orleans' previous game at Carolina, played in seven games this season with one start. The Saints needed Johnson to play a regular role while fellow fullback Erik Lorig, who is now healthy, worked his way back from...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Slip-up forces Saints teammates to share a bed

Remember that time you went on a business trip and had to share a room with your co-worker and the hotel messed up and gave you just one bed in your room? No? Just me? That’s fine. Well that did happen to me and needless to say I was angry, but at least I wasn’t a professional athlete traveling with an NFL team. Saints teammates Andy Tanner and Austin Johnson got a lovely surprise...
Via Gumbeaux Sports
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Two Saints Players Stuck Sharing One Bed In Training Camp Hotel Room (Photos)

A couple of New Orleans Saints players are getting cozy at training camp — but it’s not like they have any other choice. Receiver Andy Tanner and fullback Austin Johnson are just two young guys hoping to make the Saints’ final roster, but they’ll have to accomplish that dream with just one bed in the room they are sharing at the historic Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia...
Via NESN.com
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Roomies Andy Tanner & Austin Johnson Have One Bed In Hotel Room

  As I already told you in the Jimmy Graham post, the Saints are holding training camp in West Virginia at the Greenbrier…
Via Busted Coverage
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: Training Camp Position Battle Preview - Fullbacks

This will be a short post because the Saints currently only have two fullbacks on their roster. They are incumbent starter Jed Collins, and one year vet Austin Johnson. The fullback position is used by the Saints infrequently, but still carries some value. Jed Collins has been an underrated part of the offense, providing great lead blocking and 14 receptions (2 touchdowns) as a safety...
Via The Saints Nation
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

50 Best Photos Of Susie Leica – Girlfriend Of Saints LB Austin Johnson

Susie Leica is further proof that it is good to be an NFL player, no matter how much you play. Susie, girlfriend of Saints LB Austin Johnson, is a Detroit girl at heart and was a runner-up for Miss Michigan. Johnson signed a reserve/futures contract with the Saints on January 7, 2013. Yep, you read that correct, a practice squad LB originally from North Carolina (and a Tennessee...
Via Busted Coverage
February 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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