Derrick Johnson

Kansas City Chiefs #56 - Linebacker

  • Born: 11/22/82
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 242

DJ ranked 64th best player in 'young man's league'


KC Chiefs LB Derrick Johnson was the first of five Chiefs to be featured on NFL Network's top 100 show.

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AP Interview: Derrick Johnson


The Pro Bowl linebacker talks about his upcoming charity event, Celebrity Waiter Night, and how he's playing his best football at this stage of his career.

DJ talks about adding Dee Ford


The Chiefs star linebacker talks to 610 Sports and says he's never surprised by what happens in the Draft.

Derrick Johnson #59 in NFL Top 100 Countdown


The greatest Longhorn linebacker of the last half century gets his just due.

Bengals Hire Adam Zimmer As Assist. D-Backs Coach


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Chiefs LB Johnson: KC should be 'tough' after 2012

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson thinks his team should be stronger and better following a difficult 2012 campaign.

Five Chiefs selected for 2013 Pro Bowl

The last-place Chiefs and first-place Broncos will send the exact same number of players to Honolulu for the 2013 Pro Bowl next month.

Roethlisberger to be challenge for Chiefs' defense

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger presents multiple challenges for the Kansas City Chiefs' defense when the teams meet on Monday night in Week 10.

Chiefs hosting Ravens on CBS

The Chiefs are looking to earn their first home win of the season as they host the Ravens.

Chiefs LB Johnson joins United Way's TEAM NFL

Derrick Johnson has been a key performer on the field for years, and now he'll devote time and energy to helping off the field.

Posterized: TFL


Look at Derrick Johnson take down the Cardinals.

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