D'Ernest Johnson

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Full Name D'Ernest Johnson
Age 24 Years Old
Nick Name Johnson
Gender Male
Birth Date February 27th, 1996
Birth Place USA

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About D'Ernest Johnson

D'Ernest Johnson is an American football running back who is playing for the current team, Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He began playing football at Immokalee High School and after that, he played college football at South Florida. Later, he was invited to begin his professional career at the New Orleans Saints but he declined and then signed with the Orlando Apollos. In eight games with the Apollos, he rushed for 372 yards and added 22 receptions for 220 yards. He left the team, Apollos, and made a contract by signing with the Cleveland Browns on 16th May 2019. 

D'Ernest Johnson is famous for being an American footballer. He is best known for being the running back for Cleveland Browns. 

D'Ernest Johnson, a professional footballer

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D'Ernest Johnson was born on 27th February 1996 in the USA. His exact place of birth is still a mystery. He holds an American nationality and his ethnicity is American-African. His race is Black. As of 2020, he celebrated his 24th birthday. As per his education, he attended Immokalee High School and later attended South Florida College. His Zodiac sign is Pisces and his religion is Christian. Details regarding his parents have not been revealed yet.

With an athletic body build, D'Ernest Johnson stands tall at the height of 5 ft 10 in or 1.78 m. His balanced bodyweight consists of 208 lb or 94 KG. Overall, he has got a healthy body. He maintains his body a lot to keep himself fit and fine. His other body details such as chest size, bicep size, and more are still to get unfold yet. 

D'Ernest Johnson's Football Career

  • D'Ernest Johnson began his football career since his high school where he led Immokalee to the Class 5A regional semifinals where they lost 49-34 loss to Plantation-American Heritage. 
  • He delivered a phenomenal performance against a loaded Heritage squad where he ran for 143 yards on 22 carries and a touchdown and added an electrifying 99-yard kickoff return in the fourth quarter. 
  • After that, he played four years at South Florida, where he rushed 421 times for 1,796 yards and 16 touchdowns.
  • He finished as USF's career leader in all-purpose yards (4,186), receptions by a running back (73), and receiving yards by a running back (909).
  • As a sophomore, he scored five touchdowns on 653 yards from scrimmage and averaging nearly 27 yards per kickoff return. 
  • Moreover, he earned second-team American Athletic Conference honors as a returner in 2016, averaging 28.9 yards per kickoff return and 11.8 yards per punt return, including one score.
  • For his professional career, he was invited to the New Orleans Saints rookie minicamp but wasn’t signed. He spent the rest of 2018 fishing for mahi-mahi in Key West with a friend.
  • Later, he signed with the Orlando Apollos of the Alliance of American Football for its inaugural 2019 season where he rushed for 372 yards and added 22 receptions for 220 yards in eight games with the team. 
  • After the AAF ceased operations in April 2019, he signed with the Cleveland Browns on 16th May 2019.
  • He made the team's initial 53-man roster for the 2019 season and he showed off his versatility during the preseason, leading the Browns with 86 rushing yards on 20 carries. 
  • Additionally, he added seven catches for 76 yards and a touchdown, while also proving valuable in the return game. 
  • After that, he returned six kickoffs for 127 yards and 10 punts for 63 yards.
  • He made his regular-season debut with one carry for 13 yards in the Browns' 2019 season-opening loss to the Tennessee Titans.
  • Recently, he talks about his long journey to the NFL and now, into a prominent role.
  • At present, he is playing for the team Cleveland Browns.

D'Ernest Johnson with the ball in jersey nuber 30 against the oppoenent

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Career Stats as of 2019

Rushing yards:                 121

Rushing average:         6.7

Rushing touchdowns   :        0

Receptions:                 6

Receiving yards:         71

Receiving touchdowns: 0

Return yards:                 138 

D'Ernest Johnson's Personal Life

D'Ernest Johnson is an unmarried man and he is still to get married. He is young to get married as of now. As of today, he is assumed to be single as there are no rumors about his dating history with anyone neither there are any affairs and controversy about his regarding his personal life. He is currently focusing on his career rather than spending his time making a girlfriend or being in a relationship. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. He is living a happy life as of today. 

D'Ernest Johnson's Net Worth and Salary

D'Ernest Johnson is a famous American footballer who plays for the Cleveland Browns. On 16th May 2019, he signed with the team. As of 2020, his base salary is $675,000 whereas his salary as of 2021 is $850,000. His salary as of 2019 was $495,000. His net worth is estimated to have $1 Million as of 2020. His major source of earning comes from a football career and he is satisfied with his earnings and he has to go long way following his career.