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Twitter Tuesday: Derrick Johnson & Mike Devito thank Kansas City Chiefs fans

Unfortunately, being on the wrong end of a 26-10 embarrassment on opening day wasn’t the only loss the Kansas City Chiefs sustained on Sunday, as Andy Reid announced that both Derrick Johnson and Mike Devito had suffered a ruptured achilles, ending both of their seasons practically before they began. Johnson and Devito took to twitter to thank Kansas City fans for the well wishes...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Lose LB Derrick Johnson and DE Mike Devito

The Chiefs lost to the Titans 26-10 today, and that still wasn’t the worst part of their day. Linebacker Derrick Johnson and defensive end Mike DeVito both ruptured their Achilles tendon during today’s game. The Chiefs who are already rather weak at inside linebacker, with Josh Mauga and James-Michael Johnson being the only others, Johnson was arguable one of the better at the...
Via Overtime
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs’ LB Derrick Johnson Suffers Torn Achilles

In what hasn’t exactly been a good opening week of football for Andy Reid’s Kansas City Chiefs, Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Johnson apparently suffered a torn achilles against the Tennessee Titans.  #Chiefs ILB Derrick Johnson suffered a torn Achilles vs. #Titans, according to a league source. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) September 7, 2014 Johnson has recorded 100-plus tackles...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Derrick Johnson tears Achilles, out for season

ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that Chiefs ILB Derrick Johnson suffered a torn Achilles tendon during Sunday’s game against the Titans. Johnson had to be carted off the field after he went down with the injury. Kansas City is already without LB Joe Mays, so this is hardly the type of news they were hoping for. An Achilles tear would almost certainly end Johnson’s season. The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs put LB James-Michael Johnson on IR

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs placed linebacker James-Michael Johnson on injured reserve with a sprained ankle Tuesday and signed linebacker Robert James as they began preparing for the playoffs. The Chiefs visit Indianapolis on Saturday. Johnson was hurt in last week's overtime loss to San Diego, when he received extended playing time as the Chiefs rested most...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs LB Johnson replaces 300 turkeys stolen from shelter

When Kansas City Chiefs linebacker James-Michael Johnson learned that 300 turkeys had been stolen from a homeless shelter in his hometown of Fairfield, Calif., he saw it as an opportunity to give back and help benefit those less fortunate. Approximately 300 turkeys were stolen from Mission Solano, and founder Ron Marlette couldn’t believe that somebody […]The post Chiefs linebacker...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Turkey theft at homeless shelter spurs Chiefs LB to action

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Since he can't knock the stuffing out of the person (or persons) who did the deed, one Kansas City Chiefs linebacker is trying to do the next-best thing: Put the turkey back into Thanksgiving. At least 300 of them, to be exact. Chiefs reserve James-Michael Johnson, who joined the club as a waiver claim from Cleveland on Sept. 1, has agreed to help replace...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Rumors: James Michael Johnson not in Browns’ plans

In Terry Pluto’s latest column he writes that the Browns will most likely part ways with linebacker James Michael Johnson. Johnson missed six games due to injury in 2012, but was highly regarded by the previous regime, playing in 45 percent of snaps when healthy. With 2012 undrafted free agent Craig Robertson looking like the starter along side D’Quell Jackson at inside linebacker...
Via Waiting For Next Year
June 09, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Report: James-Michael Johnson joins Ward on IR; two players signed

The Browns have had quite a busy Tuesday afternoon. On the heels of the news about new president Alec Scheiner, the team announced late today that rookie LB James-Michael Johnson will join T.J. Ward on the Injured Reserve list, ending his season. Like Ward, Johnson is being sidelined with a knee injury that will not require surgery. To take their place on the roster, the Browns have...
Via Waiting For Next Year
December 18, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL News: James-Michael Johnson “Looks Like He’s Ready to Go”

During his Friday afternoon press conference, Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur stated that linebacker James-Michael Johnson could make his first appearance since injuring his oblique in the team’s final preseason contest. “He had a very good week,” said Shurmur of the rookie linebacker. “I watched him pretty closely because he hasn’t been out here much. He practiced...
Via Waiting For Next Year
October 06, 2012  |  Discuss
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