Player Roster

Print
RSS
Jeremi Johnson
FB #23
Height:
5-11
Weight:
275
College:
Western Kentucky
Hometown:
Louisville, KY
Experience:
7
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 96 52 0.5 149 2.9 1.6 2 15 11 21.2 0 0 3
2009 CIN 16 4 0.3 8 2 0.5 0 4 1 25 0 0 1
2007 CIN 16 7 0.4 25 3.6 1.6 0 12 1 14.3 0 0 0
2006 CIN 16 15 0.9 56 3.7 3.5 1 15 3 20 0 0 0
2005 CIN 16 8 0.5 14 1.8 0.9 0 5 1 12.5 0 0 1
2004 CIN 16 3 0.2 5 1.7 0.3 0 4 0 -- 0 0 1
2003 CIN 16 15 0.9 41 2.7 2.6 1 12 5 33.3 0 0 0
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 96 61 310 5.1 3.2 27 6 1 0 14 1
2009 CIN 16 6 41 6.8 2.6 9 0 0 0 1 0
2007 CIN 16 6 32 5.3 2 14 1 0 0 3 0
2006 CIN 16 6 37 6.2 2.3 17 0 0 0 1 0
2005 CIN 16 12 65 5.4 4.1 27T 3 1 0 3 1
2004 CIN 16 16 53 3.3 3.3 9 1 0 0 2 0
2003 CIN 16 15 82 5.5 5.1 16 1 0 0 4 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 96 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2009 CIN 16 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 CIN 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 CIN 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2005 CIN 16 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2004 CIN 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2003 CIN 16 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 96 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 CIN 16 1 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2007 CIN 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2006 CIN 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2005 CIN 16 2 0 -- 1 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2004 CIN 16 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2003 CIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 96 1 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0
2009 CIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 CIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 CIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 CIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2004 CIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2003 CIN 16 1 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0

No Data

No Data

Bio

2009 HIGHLIGHTS: GENERAL: Sixth-year pro, released by Bengals during 2008 season, was re-signed on April 24 and reclaimed the No. 1 FB spot in training camp … Played in all 16 games with eight starts, recording four rushes for eight yards and six catches for 41 yards ... Aided run-blocking effort that made Cedric Benson second in NFL in total rushing yards through Week 9 (Benson finished regular season ranked eighth with 1251 after missing three games due to injury and rest) … Contributed to Bengals ranking ninth in NFL in fewest sacks allowed (29) through regular season … Helped blocking effort to support a 128.5-yard rushing average in the regular season that included a team-record eight 100-yard games by individual backs.   

GAME-BY-GAME: Aided 141-yard rushing game by Cedric Benson on Sept. 20 at Green Bay … Had a two-yard rush converting a third-and-one situation Sept. 27 vs. Pittsburgh … Had one rush for four yards Oct. 4 at Cleveland … On Oct. 11 at Baltimore, helped limit Ravens to one sack while helping Benson (27-for-120) become the first player to rush for 100 yards against Baltimore in 40 games … Had two catches for 16 yards Oct. 25 vs. Chicago, while helping Benson rush for a career-high 189 yards and aiding a sack-free performance up front … On Nov. 8 vs. Baltimore, aided performance of just one sack allowed (for one yard), and helped Benson rush for 117 yards … On Nov. 15 at Pittsburgh, helped offense control line of scrimmage for fourth-quarter FG drives of 50 and 54 yards to get Cincinnati’s winning six-point margin … Aided a run-blocking effort that netted 210 yards rushing Nov. 29 vs. Cleveland, and helped Bengals control time of possession for 38:11 ... On Dec. 6 vs. Detroit, supported third straight game of more than 38 minutes possession time (38:48) … On Dec. 20 at San Diego, had a five-yard reception to the San Diego two on a fourth-quarter TD drive … Also at San Diego, aided a blocking effort that supported a 407-yard net offensive output, the team’s second highest of the season … Had a nine-yard reception Dec. 27 vs. Kansas City … Had a three-yard rush on his only touch Jan. 3 at New York Jets.

2009 HIGHLIGHTS: GENERAL: Sixth-year pro, released by Bengals during 2008 season, was re-signed on April 24 and reclaimed the No. 1 FB spot in training camp … Played in all 16 games with eight starts, recording four rushes for eight yards and six catches for 41 yards ... Aided run-blocking effort that made Cedric Benson second in NFL in total rushing yards through Week 9 (Benson finished regular season ranked eighth with 1251 after missing three games due to injury and rest) … Contributed to Bengals ranking ninth in NFL in fewest sacks allowed (29) through regular season … Helped blocking effort to support a 128.5-yard rushing average in the regular season that included a team-record eight 100-yard games by individual backs.    

GAME-BY-GAME: Aided 141-yard rushing game by Cedric Benson on Sept. 20 at Green Bay … Had a two-yard rush converting a third-and-one situation Sept. 27 vs. Pittsburgh … Had one rush for four yards Oct. 4 at Cleveland … On Oct. 11 at Baltimore, helped limit Ravens to one sack while helping Benson (27-for-120) become the first player to rush for 100 yards against Baltimore in 40 games … Had two catches for 16 yards Oct. 25 vs. Chicago, while helping Benson rush for a career-high 189 yards and aiding a sack-free performance up front … On Nov. 8 vs. Baltimore, aided performance of just one sack allowed (for one yard), and helped Benson rush for 117 yards … On Nov. 15 at Pittsburgh, helped offense control line of scrimmage for fourth-quarter FG drives of 50 and 54 yards to get Cincinnati’s winning six-point margin … Aided a run-blocking effort that netted 210 yards rushing Nov. 29 vs. Cleveland, and helped Bengals control time of possession for 38:11 ... On Dec. 6 vs. Detroit, supported third straight game of more than 38 minutes possession time (38:48) … On Dec. 20 at San Diego, had a five-yard reception to the San Diego two on a fourth-quarter TD drive … Also at San Diego, aided a blocking effort that supported a 407-yard net offensive output, the team’s second highest of the season … Had a nine-yard reception Dec. 27 vs. Kansas City … Had a three-yard rush on his only touch Jan. 3 at New York Jets.

PREVIOUS SEASONS: 2008 - Opened training camp with Bengals, but was not cleared for practice through the second preseason game, due to conditioning issues … Played in the last two preseason games (no statistics), with a start in finale on Aug. 28 at Indianapolis … Suffered knee injury in practice on Sept. 1, and was placed on Reserve/Injured list on Sept. 3 … Waived from Reserve/Injured on Nov. 26, following completion of rehab.

2007 — Helped Bengals to No. 2 NFL ranking with their 17 sacks allowed, behind only New Orleans (16) … Helped power rushing offense to 177 yards Oct. 21 vs. N.Y.  Jets, including 130-yard game by RB Kenny Watson … Had a one-yard TD catch Nov. 4 at Buffalo, and also had a key block on Glenn Holt’s 100-yard kickoff return … Blocked for season-high team rushing total of 192 yards Dec. 9 vs. St. Louis.

2006 — Earned his top league-wide recognition, finishing as first alternate in AFC Pro Bowl voting … Became a restricted free agent following ’05 season, and re-signed with Bengals on 4-13-06 … Helped power Rudi Johnson to season-high 145 rushing yards Sept. 17 vs. Cleveland … On Nov. 12 vs. San Diego, had three-yard rushing TD for game’s first score … Had four rushes for career-high 23 yards Nov. 30 vs. Baltimore.

2005 — Helped Bengals capture AFC North championship, scoring career-high three TDs (all receiving) and aiding Rudi Johnson’s club-record 1458 rushing yards … Aided pass protection that allowed only 21 sacks, a club record at the time … Scored on 18-yard catch Sept. 11 at Cleveland, breaking a tackle to reach end zone … Scored the only Bengals TD of the day in win Oct. 2 vs. Houston, a one-yard reception that put Cincinnati ahead 10-3 … Had career-long 27-yard catch for a TD in win Oct. 30 vs. Green Bay.

2004 — Had a two-yard TD catch for game’s first score on Oct. 3 at Pittsburgh … On Nov. 28 vs. Cleveland, helped Rudi Johnson power his way to a career-high 202 yards on 26 carries.

2003 — Drafted by Bengals in fourth round (118th overall) … Signed July 27 … Scored his first pro TD Nov. 9 vs. Houston, dragging Texans defender into end zone on one-yard second-quarter run that gave Bengals 14-10 lead … Also vs. Houston, helped RB Rudi Johnson rush for 182 yards on team-record 43 carries as Bengals posted their highest possession time (41:15) in 226 games … Had 13-yard TD reception Nov. 16 vs. Kansas City, putting Bengals ahead to stay at 10-6 in big win against an undefeated (9-0) opponent.   

COLLEGE: Began college career as an All-Big Ten freshman team selection at Indiana in 1999, and stayed at Indiana through 2001, with three-year totals of 931 rushing yards (5.1 avg.) and 386 receiving yards (10.4 avg.) … Scored 11 rushing TDs and two receiving TDs at Indiana while playing 33 games with 16 starts … Left Indiana to play his 2002 senior season at Division I-AA Western Kentucky, following Hoosiers WRs coach T.J. Weist, who was leaving to join WKU as running backs coach … Johnson was a key blocker and yardage-producer for WKU’s 2002 national championship team, gaining 947 scrimmage yards and helping RB Jon Frazier rush for 1606 yards.


 

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • Happy Thanksgiving from the Bengals

    Posted 13 hours ago

    From all of us at the Cincinnati Bengals, happy Thanksgiving! Carlos Dunlap, Andy Dalton, Andrew Whitworth, Mike Nugent, and Jayson DiManche talk turkey with Bengals.com

  • Bengals Breakdown: Wk 13 Bucs

    Posted 15 hours ago

    Dan Hoard and Geoff Hobson look at the key matchups going into Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. It is the first time former Bengals Michael Johnson and Anthony Collins face their old team since signing with the Buccaneers as free agents this past offseason.

  • Iloka: "You want to set the tone"

    Posted Nov 26, 2014

    George Iloka speaks with the media on Wednesday November 26.

  • Hill on Buccaneers

    Posted Nov 26, 2014

    Jeremy Hill speaks on playing Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday.

  • Offensive Player of the Week: Wk 12 Texans

    Posted Nov 26, 2014

    A.J. Green snags 12 balls including a touchdown to earn this weeks Offensive Player of the Week.

Photos