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Detroit Lions just made Johnson Bademosi the highest-paid NFL special teams player

The Detroit Lions signed former Browns cornerback Johnson Bademosi to a two-year deal Thursday worth up to $6 million, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter, making him the highest-paid special-teams coverage player in the NFL.And while it seems like another Detroit-being-Detroit move, it's not.Bademosi, a Stanford graduate, has worked his way up from undrafted free agent to one of the...
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March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Johnson Bademosi lands with the Lions

While many Cleveland Browns fans continue to lick their wounds from losing four starters, another familiar name is headed out of town. Special teams ace Johnson Bademosi has landed a really impressive and lucrative deal for a special teams player as he joins the Detroit Lions. No shock that Adam Schefter had the news on Twitter. Lions making Johnson Bademosi one of highest-paid...
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March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Lions finalize $40 million, 5-year deal with Marvin Jones

DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Lions have finalized their $40 million, five-year contract with free agent wide receiver Marvin Jones. The Lions introduced Jones on Thursday on a conference call. After losing Calvin Johnson to retirement, they were in the market for a receiver. Jones, who turns 26 on Saturday, was with the Cincinnati Bengals for four years, although he missed the 2014...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Lions sign special teams standout Johnson Bademosi

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have signed free agent cornerback Johnson Bademosi. The team announced the deal Thursday. Bademosi has been a special teams standout for Cleveland. He played for the Browns the past four seasons. Bademosi was undrafted out of Stanford in 2012. Last season, he was an NFL co-leader in special teams tackles with 17, 12 solo. He ranks second...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Browns CB signals first down on fumble recovery…the wrong way

Browns cornerback Johnson Bademosi isn’t going to live this down for a long, long time. The defensive back was so excited about his team forcing a fumble that he started jumping up and down, pointing enthusiastically with a huge smile on his face. Then his teammates started pointing the other way. Awkward. Check out the Browns CB signaling the wrong way until his teammates make...
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November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns sign Johnson Bademosi and Craig Robertson, Gipson next?

The Cleveland Browns have signed two of their restricted free agents, according to Adam Caplan of ESPN. As the deadline looms for the Browns to come to agreement with their restricted free agents, it is big for the team to get two of them done and off their plate. The major contract details have not been released yet, but all along the Browns had maintained that they wanted to keep...
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April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns tender Gipson, Robertson, Kitchen and Bademosi

The Cleveland Browns have tendered qualifying offers to defensive back Johnson Bademosi, safety Tashaun Gipson, defensive lineman Ishmaa’ily Kitchen and linebacker Craig Robertson. Both Robertson and Gipson have reportedly been handed a second-round tenders to the tune $2.356 million. A few highlights on the players involved: • Bademosi has led the Browns in special-team tackles...
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March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns Safety Knocked Out Cold After Taking Huge Hit On Punt Coverage (Video)

Cleveland Browns safety Johnson Bademosi was involved in a scary play during Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Bademosi was seemingly knocked unconscious after Keith Tandy delivered a crushing block on him during a punt return in the first half. This embed is invalid" /> The nasty helmet-to-helmet hit left Bademosi down on the field...
November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns Johnson Bademosi Was Knocked Unconscious On Punt Return

Cleveland Browns Johnson Bademosi was knocked unconscious while running down field on a punt return.
Via Gamedayr
November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns NFLPA rep says drug policy vote coming "soon"

BEREA, Ohio - Backup safety and special teams player Johnson Bademosi is the Cleveland Browns player rep for the NFL Players Association and will be voting on behalf of the Browns on a new NFL drug policy when that vote comes. Amidst numerous reports and much speculation, Bademosi said Thursday he doesn't know what will happen -- and that there are some things he can't share. As...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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