Johnson was born on July 11, 1981 in Miami, Florida. As a senior at Miami Senior High School, Johnson caught 32 passes for 931 yards and was named a Parade All-American. He was also considered one of the top prospects in the country at his position.
UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI
After catching only three passes as a freshman, Johnson led the Big East Conference with 10 TD receptions as a sophomore in 2001. He was seventh in the conference with 37 receptions and third with 683 receiving yards.
Johnson had a better junior year as he led the conference in receiving yards (1,092) and yards per receptions (21.0). He was second in receiving TDs (9) and third in receptions (52).
He finished his career with 20 TD receptions which ranks ninth all-time in the conference.
Johnson was drafted with the third pick in the first round of the 2003 NFL Draft.
Johnson led the league in receptions in 2006 (103) and 2008 (115) and led the league in receiving yards in 2008 (1,575) and 2009 (1,569). He had a career-high nine receiving TDs in 2009.
He has been named to the Pro-Bowl seven times and was a first-team All-Pro in 2008 and 2009.
He currently has 927 receptions, 12,661 receiving yards and 61 receiving TDs in his career.
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