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NFL | Tyrell Johnson arrested

Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:09:28 -0700

Free agent S Tyrell Johnson (Lions) was arrested Saturday, Sept. 24 on charges of urinating in public and resisting arrest without violence.

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Buccaneers | Four work out

Tue, 10 Sep 2013 08:12:32 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers worked out free-agent CBs Crezdon Butler (Bills) and DeMarcus Van Dyke (Steelers); and S Tyrell Johnson (Lions) and Tyler Sash (Giants).

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Lions | Five cut

Sat, 31 Aug 2013 12:14:45 -0700

The Detroit Lions waived CB Ron Bartell, SS Tyrell Johnson, WR Matt Willis, OG Jake Scott and SS Amari Spievey.

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Lions | Titus Young, Ryan Broyles to IR

Tue, 04 Dec 2012 16:39:14 -0800

The Detroit Lions placed WRs Titus Young (knee) and Ryan Broyles (knee) on the Injured Reserve Tuesday, Dec. 4. The team sent Young home twice in the past three weeks due to behavior issues. Also, the team released S Erik Coleman, WR Kris Durham was promoted to the active roster from the practice squad and signed free-agent S Tyrell Johnson (Vikings) and WR Troy Burrell (Lions) to the practice squad.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson worked out

Sat, 29 Sep 2012 10:25:45 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings worked out free-agent SS Tyrell Johnson (Dolphins) Friday, Sept. 28.

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Lions | Worked out several players

Wed, 12 Sep 2012 10:24:22 -0700

The Detroit Lions worked out nine defensive backs, including free-agent CB Morgan Trent (Redskins), SS Tyrell Johnson (Dolphins) and CB Syd'Quan Thompson (Broncos).

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Dolphins | Nine players released

Sat, 25 Aug 2012 10:04:29 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have released DT Chas Alecxih, TE Les Brown, CB Marcus X. Brown, SS Tyrell Johnson, CB Trenton Hughes, LB Josh Linam, RB Jerome Messam, DE Jacquies Smith and CB Jonathan Wade.

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Dolphins | Several veterans expected to be on bubble

Sun, 22 Jul 2012 11:38:51 -0700

Miami Dolphins TEs Jeron Mastrud and Will Yeatman, C Ryan Cook, OGs John Jerry, Nate Garner and Ray Feinga, LB Austin Spitler, SS Tyrell Johnson and SS Tyrone Culver are expected to be on the roster bubble during training camp.

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Dolphins | Tyrell Johnson struggled in workouts

Wed, 11 Jul 2012 21:08:44 -0700

Miami Dolphins SS Tyrell Johnson was viewed the most disappointing of the team's eight offseason acquisitions, as he ended the offseason program no better than fifth on the depth chart.

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Dolphins | Jimmy Wilson moved to safety

Tue, 24 Apr 2012 17:07:44 -0700

Miami Dolphins CB Jimmy Wilson has been moved to safety. Wilson, the team's seventh-round pick in 2011, is working with the second-team unit. Meanwhile, SS Chris X. Clemons and SS Reshad Jones started minicamp as the two starting safeties. SS Tyrell Johnson, also signed during the offseason, participated sparingly Tuesday, April 24, and is listed as a reserve for now.

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Dolphins | Tyrell Johnson says hamstring 85 percent

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 15:06:04 -0700

Miami Dolphins SS Tyrell Johnson (hamstring) said the torn hamstring he suffered during last season is 85 percent healed at this point.

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Dolphins | Four expected to compete for two safety spots

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 14:23:44 -0700

Miami Dolphins SS Reshad Jones, SS Chris X. Clemons, FS Tyrone Culver and SS Tyrell Johnson are expected to compete for both starting safety positions during training camp. The Dolphins are expected to make their safeties learn how to play both positions.

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Dolphins | Tyrell Johnson signed

Thu, 05 Apr 2012 13:51:10 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have signed free-agent SS Tyrell Johnson (Vikings). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Dolphins | Tyrell Johnson visits

Mon, 02 Apr 2012 15:26:35 -0700

The Miami Dolphins met with free-agent SS Tyrell Johnson (Vikings) Monday, April 2.

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Vikings | Unlikely to bring back Tyrell Johnson

Wed, 14 Mar 2012 19:15:33 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings are unlikely to bring back free-agent SS Tyrell Johnson (Vikings) (hamstring). Johnson said Wednesday, March 14, that he is "about 75 to 80 percent" healed from surgery in late November to repair a hamstring tendon avulsion.

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Vikings | Four DBs unlikely to return

Fri, 03 Feb 2012 18:26:06 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings are unlikely to bring back SS Tyrell Johnson, SS Jarrad Page, CB Benny Sapp or SS Andrew Sendejo in 2012. Page is expected to become a free agent in March, and he is not likely to re-sign. Sapp doesn't fit in with the youth movement in Minnesota, and he is unsigned heading into 2012. The Vikings are expected to cut bait with Johnson. Sendejo is signed through 2012, but he is probably not in the team's future plans.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson to begin rehab work Tuesday

Mon, 02 Jan 2012 20:10:48 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson (hamstring) said Monday, Jan. 2, that he will begin rehab work Tuesday, Jan. 3. He was placed on Injured Reserve late in November when he tore his hamstring tendon off the bone in a game against the Atlanta Falcons.

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Vikings | Two to be unrestricted free agents

Sat, 31 Dec 2011 17:20:39 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Husain Abdullah and SS Tyrell Johnson will both be unrestricted free agents at season's end. Week 17 against the Chicago Bears might be their final game with the team. "It's a tough deal when you gave guys that you think can help you, but in this age in free agency you know that most guys that can still perform are going to want to explore," head coach Leslie Frazier said. "We'll do whatever we can with those guys we really want to keep here to try to keep them here."

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson injury update

Wed, 30 Nov 2011 09:52:31 -0800

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson (hamstring) tore his hamstring tendon off the bone. He is scheduled to undergo surgery Wednesday, Nov. 30, and is facing a six month recovery.

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Vikings | Make bevy of roster moves

Tue, 29 Nov 2011 16:01:21 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings placed S Husain Abdullah (concussion), WR Michael Jenkins (knee), OL Cullen Loeffler (shoulder) and S Tyrell Johnson (hamstring) on the Injured Reserve Tuesday, Nov. 29. In corresponding moves, the team signed free-agent WR Stephen Burton (Vikings), DL Matt Katula (Patriots), S Jarrad Page (Eagles) and S Andrew Sendejo (Jets) to their active roster.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson injures hamstring

Sun, 27 Nov 2011 11:02:23 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury in Week 12 and is considered questionable for Week 12.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson to start at FS in Week 12

Fri, 25 Nov 2011 19:24:51 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson will draw the start at free safety in Week 12 against the Atlanta Falcons with SS Husain Abdullah (concussion) out.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson, Jamarca Sanford might start

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 21:29:08 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson or SS Jamarca Sanford are likely to start in Week 11 against the Oakland Raiders, as SS Husain Abdullah (concussion) is considered a longshot to play.

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Vikings | Husain Abdullah lifted in Week 10

Mon, 14 Nov 2011 21:22:55 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Husain Abdullah was replaced in the Week 10 game against the Green Bay Packers, as SS Tyrell Johnson and SS Jamarca Sanford opened the second half as the team's two safeties. It was unclear if Abdullah was benched or injured. Sanford was eventually replaced by FS Mistral Raymond.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson might start in Week 7

Tue, 18 Oct 2011 21:10:01 -0700

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson might get the start in Week 7 against the Green Bay Packers if SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) cannot pass baseline tests.

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Vikings | Jamarca Sanford leaves with concussion

Sun, 16 Oct 2011 19:41:36 -0700

Minnesota Vikings SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) left the Week 6 game against he Chicago Bears in the third quarter due to a concussion. SS Tyrell Johnson came on as a replacement.

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Vikings | No plans to alter role of Tyrell Johnson

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 19:29:06 -0700

Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said Friday, Oct. 14, that there are no plans to alter the role of SS Tyrell Johnson. Johnson was arrested Sept. 20, had a collision with CB Cedric Griffin in Week 4 after taking a bad angle which led to a big play, and he blew a coverage which nearly led to a score in Week 5. "You do have to weight the risk/reward," Frazier said. "You hope you get to the point where you're thinking 'more reward, more reward' as opposed to risk."

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Vikings | Six probable

Fri, 07 Oct 2011 14:01:19 -0700

Minnesota Vikings S Husain Abdullah (pelvis), LB E.J. Henderson (knee), S Tyrell Johnson (hip), OT Charlie Johnson (elbow), S Jamarca Sanford (knee) and C John Sullivan (ankle) are listed as probable for Week 5.

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Vikings | Five probable for Week 4

Fri, 30 Sep 2011 13:28:12 -0700

Minnesota Vikings TE Jim Kleinsasser (elbow), DT Kevin Williams (foot), CBs Asher Allen (toe) and Chris Cook (groin) and SS Tyrell Johnson (hip) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 30, and are listed as probable for Week 4.

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Vikings | Three limited

Thu, 29 Sep 2011 15:38:00 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB E.J. Henderson (knee), S Tyrell Johnson (hip) and TE Jim Kleinsasser (elbow) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 29.

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Vikings | Two limited

Wed, 28 Sep 2011 15:11:02 -0700

Minnesota Vikings S Tyrell Johnson (hip) and TE Jim Kleinsasser (elbow) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 28.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson arrested for DWI

Tue, 20 Sep 2011 07:50:15 -0700

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson was arrested early Tuesday, Sept. 20, on a charge of DWI-fourth degree driving while impaired. Johnson spent a couple of hours in jail, was later released and has a court date set for Nov. 1.

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Vikings | Jamarca Sanford to start

Mon, 05 Sep 2011 11:05:21 -0700

Minnesota Vikings SS Jamarca Sanford will start at strong safety Week 1 but will rotate with SS Tyrell Johnson during the game.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson, Jamarca Sanford even in battle

Tue, 23 Aug 2011 21:23:42 -0700

Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator Fred Pagac said Tuesday, Aug. 23, that SS Tyrell Johnson and SS Jamarca Sanford remain even in their competition at safety. Sanford is likely to start the next preseason game.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson sits out practice

Mon, 08 Aug 2011 11:01:22 -0700

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson (hamstring) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 8, after tweaking his hamstring during practice Saturday, Aug. 6.

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Vikings | Looking for Tyrell Johnson to fight for starting job

Wed, 23 Mar 2011 06:35:07 -0700

Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team is looking for SS Tyrell Johnson to compete for a starting safety job next season and are hoping he will be able to have a big season, reports Tom Pelissero, of 1500ESPN.com. Frazier said Johnson can play both safety positions but will be competing with FS Madieu Williams for a starting job.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson limited Thursday

Thu, 30 Dec 2010 13:33:40 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 30.

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Vikings | Week 16 Inactives

Tue, 28 Dec 2010 16:00:22 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared QB Brett Favre, DL Fred Evans, WR Greg Lewis, WR Hank Baskett, FS Madieu Williams, QB Rhett Bomar, OT Thomas Welch, SS Tyrell Johnson inactive for Week 16.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson ruled out

Fri, 24 Dec 2010 15:16:53 -0800

Minnesota Vikings SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 24, and has been ruled out for Week 16, reports Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

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Vikings | Three miss practice Thursday

Thu, 23 Dec 2010 13:56:47 -0800

Minnesota Vikings S Tyrell Johnson (knee), DL Kevin Williams (undisclosed) and S Madieu Williams (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 23, according to Vikings.com.

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Vikings | Two safeties do not practice Wednesday

Wed, 22 Dec 2010 13:00:48 -0800

Minnesota Vikings FS Madieu Williams (concussion) and SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 22, reports Vikings.com.

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Vikings | Tyrell Johnson not likely to play in Week 16

Tue, 21 Dec 2010 21:05:09 -0800

Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said Tuesday, Dec. 21, that SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) is not likely to be available for Week 16 against the Philadelphia Eagles, reports Chip Scoggins and Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.

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Vikings | Week 15 Inactives

Mon, 20 Dec 2010 16:21:45 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Adrian Peterson, WR Greg Lewis, SS Jamarca Sanford, DL Jimmy Kennedy, QB Patrick Ramsey, QB R.J. Archer, OT Thomas Welch, SS Tyrell Johnson inactive for Week 15.

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Vikings | Two ruled out for Week 15

Sat, 18 Dec 2010 12:37:25 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OG Steve Hutchinson (thumb) and SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) did not participate in practice Saturday, Dec. 18, and have been ruled out for Week 15, reports Vikings.com.

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Vikings | Four sitting out practice Saturday

Sat, 18 Dec 2010 10:24:03 -0800

Minnesota Vikings QB Brett Favre (ankle, chest, shoulder), OG Steve Hutchinson (thumb), SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) and SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) are not participating in practice Saturday, Dec. 18, according to 1500ESPN.com's Tom Pelissero.

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Vikings | Four not expected to play

Fri, 17 Dec 2010 21:13:39 -0800

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings QB Brett Favre (ankle, chest, shoulder), OG Steve Hutchinson (thumb), SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) and SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) each did not practice Friday, Dec. 17, and none of the players are expected to play in the Week 15 game against the Chicago Bears Monday, Dec. 20, reports Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

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Vikings | Three do not practice

Fri, 17 Dec 2010 19:15:23 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OG Steve Hutchinson (thumb), SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) and SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) did not practice Friday, Dec. 17.

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Vikings | Three unable to practice

Thu, 16 Dec 2010 19:52:53 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OG Steve Hutchinson (thumb), SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) and SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) were each unable to participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

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Vikings | Week 14 Inactives

Mon, 13 Dec 2010 15:00:45 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared QB Brett Favre, CB Chris Cook, DL Fred Evans, WR Hank Baskett, WR Percy Harvin, DL Ray Edwards, OG Steve Hutchinson, SS Tyrell Johnson inactive for Week 14.

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Vikings | Two DBs to sit out Week 14

Fri, 10 Dec 2010 15:14:34 -0800

Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (knee) and SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 10, and have been ruled out for Week 14, reports Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

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