George Johnson
George Johnson
31-Year-Old Defensive EndDE
 Free Agent  
Free Agent
2019 Fantasy Outlook
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$Released by the Saints in September of 2018.
Re-ups with New Orleans
DENew Orleans Saints
March 7, 2018
The Saints signed Johnson to a one-year contract extension Wednesday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
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Johnson made an instant impact for the Saints after signing with New Orleans in late December, racking up 2.5 sacks in the final three games of the regular season. The 30-year-old was set to become a free agent at the start of the new league year, but the Saints were apparently eager to lock him up on a short-term deal before he hit the open market.
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
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After serving as a rotational end for the Lions last season, he signed a three-year deal with the Bucs. A solid pass rusher, he will contend for a starting job with a team desperate for someone who can pressure the quarterback.
Johnson gives the Lions some help along the defensive line, but isn't slated to see many snaps.
Johnson will battle to provide depth at defensive end in training camp.
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Picked up by New Orleans
DENew Orleans Saints
December 12, 2017
The Saints and Johnson agreed to a contract Tuesday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
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Cut loose by Lions
DEFree Agent
November 15, 2017
The Lions released Johnson on Wednesday, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports.
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Returns to Detroit
DEDetroit Lions
November 14, 2017
Johnson signed a contract Tuesday with the Lions.
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Departs from Detroit
DEFree Agent
October 18, 2017
Johnson was released by the Lions on Wednesday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
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Joins Lions
DEDetroit Lions
September 20, 2017
Johnson signed a contract with the Lions on Wednesday.
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