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Jimmy Johnson

James Earl Johnson

Position: DB-HB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 187 lbs.

Born: March 31, 1938 in Dallas, TX
High School: Kingsburg
College: UCLA   (school history)    (Johnson college stats)
Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1961 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the 4th round (31st overall) of the 1961 AFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 100 (115th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 4-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1994

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Fine Details  · Last updated Jul 12, 2014 4:25PM
All-Time Rank: #91. Randall McDaniel… #92. Gene Upshaw… #93. Carl Eller… #94. JIMMY JOHNSON… #95. Junior Seau… #96. Cris Carter… #97. Chris Hanburger… 

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1961 23 SFO rcb 37 12 7 5 116 0 63 0 5
1962 24 SFO rh 37 12 8 0 1 0 0 0 8
1963 25 SFO RS 37 13 10 2 36 0 36 0 0 0 1 0 0 5
1964 26 SFO LCB 37 14 14 3 65 0 43 0 7
1965 27 SFO LCB 37 14 14 6 47 0 26 0 10
1966 28 SFO LCB 37 14 14 4 57 1 35 0 0 0 2 5 0 10
1967 29 SFO LCB 37 11 11 2 68 0 38 0 0 0 1 26 0 5
1968 30 SFO LCB 37 13 13 1 25 0 25 0 5
1969*+ 31 SFO LCB 37 14 14 5 18 0 18 0 13
1970*+ 32 SFO LCB 37 14 14 2 36 1 36 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 12
1971*+ 33 SFO LCB 37 14 14 3 16 0 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 13
1972*+ 34 SFO LCB 37 14 14 4 18 0 15 0 16
1973 35 SFO LCB 37 13 13 4 46 0 30 0 8
1974* 36 SFO LCB 37 13 13 3 50 0 37 0 8
1975 37 SFO LCB 37 14 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7
1976 38 SFO LCB 37 14 13 1 17 0 17 0 9
Career 213 200 47 615 2 63 0 0 1 7 31 0 1 141

Receiving & Rushing

Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1962 24 SFO rh 37 12 8 34 627 18.4 4 80 2.8 52.3 627 4 1
1963 25 SFO RS 37 13 10 6 63 10.5 0 15 0.5 4.8 63 0 0
Career 213 200 40 690 17.3 4 80 0.2 3.2 690 4 1

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1962 24 SFO rh 37 12 8 4 4 24
1966 28 SFO LCB 37 14 14 1 1 6
1970*+ 32 SFO LCB 37 14 14 1 1 1 8
Career 213 200 4 2 6 1 38
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4 Brian Williams, Cory Hall, Antonio Gibson, Travis Fisher, Willie West, Thomas Randolph, Dick Felt, Artrell Hawkins, Joe Beauchamp, W.K. Hicks
5 Deltha O'Neal, Duane Starks, Frank Reed, Nick Collins, Fred Smoot, Donnie Abraham, Gene Atkins, Mike McKenzie, Martin Mayhew, Shawn Springs
6 Deltha O'Neal, Andy Nelson, Michael Griffin, Chris Gamble, Carlton Williamson, Gary Barbaro, Goose Gonsoulin, Eddie McMillan, Nate Clements, Louis Breeden
7 Deltha O'Neal, Gene Atkins, Johnny Robinson, Ray Rhodes, Goose Gonsoulin, Louis Breeden, Donnell Woolford, Chris Gamble, Mario Clark, Ray Brown
8 Shawn Springs, Donnell Woolford, Ken Reaves, Deltha O'Neal, Louis Breeden, Mike Washington, J.D. Smith, Eugene Robinson, Nate Clements, Kermit Alexander
9 Nolan Cromwell, Eugene Robinson, Bobby Bryant, Eric Davis, Merton Hanks, Bernie Parrish, Raymond Clayborn, Gary Green, Pat Fischer, Louis Breeden
10 Charles Woodson, Ty Law, Chris McAlister, Roger Wehrli*, Dave Grayson, Terry McDaniel, Everson Walls, Cliff Harris, Jerry Norton, Hanford Dixon
11 Mel Blount*, Louis Wright, Charles Woodson, Donnie Shell, Eric Allen, Ty Law, Brian Dawkins, Darrell Green*, Sam Madison, Troy Vincent
12 Eric Allen, Charles Woodson, Aeneas Williams*, Brian Dawkins, Donnie Shell, Lemar Parrish, Louis Wright, Johnny Robinson, Cornell Green, Sam Madison
13 Eric Allen, Lemar Parrish, Donnie Shell, Brian Dawkins, Johnny Robinson, Cornell Green, Darren Sharper, Aeneas Williams*, Richie Petitbon, Charles Woodson
14 Eric Allen, Darren Sharper, Roger Wehrli*, Donnie Shell, Aeneas Williams*, Cornell Green, Night Train Lane*, Brian Dawkins, Mel Blount*, John Lynch
15 Roger Wehrli*, Eric Allen, Brian Dawkins, Darrell Green*, Donnie Shell, Aeneas Williams*, Darren Sharper, Ken Houston*, Cornell Green, Night Train Lane*
16 Brian Dawkins, Darrell Green*, Roger Wehrli*, Aeneas Williams*, Eric Allen, Donnie Shell, Darren Sharper, Mel Blount*, Night Train Lane*, Willie Brown*
Career Brian Dawkins, Roger Wehrli*, Aeneas Williams*, Mel Blount*, Night Train Lane*, Eric Allen, Cornell Green, Willie Brown*, Ronde Barber, Mel Renfro*

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams