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CHAD JOHNSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chad Johnson catches 1 pass in CFL debut

The country is different and the field is bigger, but it's still a chance to play football. That's all Chad Johnson cares about. The outspoken former Cincinnati Bengals standout made his CFL debut Friday night in the Montreal Alouettes' preseason finale, a 26-10 loss to the Ottawa RedBlacks. Johnson, who caught 766 passes for 11,059 yards and 67 touchdowns in 11 NFL...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson doles out terrible career advice, then signs deal with CFL team

No, it's not Valentine's Day. Or "National Try To Get Fired Day." But former Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson's tweets Thursday may leave you believing he is under the impression one of those is the case. Johnson's tweets apparently did not have an impact on the Montreal Alouettes, who announced they signed Johnson to a 2-year deal. This is what an "...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Montreal Alouettes officially sign Chad Johnson

The Montreal Alouettes have reportedly signed former NFL star receiver Chad Johnson. IT’S OFFICIAL: @ochocinco puts pen to paper with @PoppJim. Bienvenue à #HuitCinq chez les #Alouettes! #CFL #LCF pic.twitter.com/yKkRlBwU7y — Montreal Alouettes (@MTLAlouettes) April 17, 2014 [RELATED: Ranking the 10 Best NFL Free Agents Still Available] Johnson (formerly known as Ochocinco...
Via Gridiron Grit
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson once waited outside locker room to fight Ray Lewis

According to Chad Johnson, the former Cincinnati Bengals receiver once waited outside the locker after a game to confront Ray Lewis. Apparently, the whole motive stemmed from Lewis "unnecessarily" knocking Johnson's helmet off during the game.Johnson revealed this short story to his Twitter followers Thursday and the details of the situation go as follows:I remember...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 28, 2014  |  1 Comment

Chad Johnson says he’ll buy the rest of the Bengals tickets to help them avoid a blackout

I don’t know if Chad Johnson is serious here, but I wouldn’t be surprised he fit buy the rest of the tickets the Bengals have to sell in order to avoid a blackout for this weekend’s playoff game. I'll get the rest RT @joereedy: Statement from #Bengals: “Unless the rate of daily sales increases — we will not achieve a sellout. — Chad Johnson (@ochocinco) December 31...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson might save the Bengals from a blackout (or not)

Former Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chad Johnson might be saving his long-time club from a playoff blackout on Sunday against the Chargers. Cincinnati was one of three teams that faced a potential blackout of their divisional round matchup this weekend, and things are still looking bleak heading into the end of the week. Thankfully, Johnson could be coming to the team's rescue...
Via Awful Announcing
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson offers to rescue Bengals fans from blackout

As reported earlier this week, the Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers still had several thousand unsold tickets for this weekend’s playoff games.If the teams are unable to sell those tickets by a Thursday deadline, their respective playoff games will be blacked out on local television.The Bengals still have about 8,000 tickets to sell to avoid a blackout...
Via The Other Paper
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Chad Johnson shows off home theater, says he's broke

When we last heard from Chad Johnson in June he was being sentenced to 30 days in jail and facing major financial trouble with his expenses reportedly outpacing his income by more than $45,000 per month. The ex-NFL standout receiver formerly known as Chad Ochocinco expressed his thoughts on a variety of topics via Twitter during Monday night’s game between the Baltimore...
Via Gridiron Grit
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Child, Please: Chad Johnson in Major Financial Trouble

If you thought that Chad Johnson’s NFL career couldn’t possibly end on worse terms than being sentenced to 30 days in jail, then you would be wrong.  TMZ reports that the free agent wide receiver’s expenses outpace his income by more than $45,000…per month. Photo Credit: TMZ.com Johnson (formerly Chad Ochocinco) claims to only make about $3,000 per month and pays $16...
Via Gridiron Grit
June 16, 2013  |  Discuss

What Happened to Chad Johnson?

As an NFL fan it’s difficult to believe that one of the NFL’s most humorously entertaining wide receivers would take such a hard fall from superstardom. During the highlight of his NFL career he was a starting wide receiver for the Cincinnati Bengals. Although his performance on the field rarely matched his overtly cocky and comical personality, Chad Johnson wasn’t
Via Dunson Checks In
March 28, 2013  |  Discuss
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