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Eddie Johnson

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Lions | E. Johnson released

Sat, 09 Aug 2008 16:54:15 -0700

The Detroit Lions announced P Eddie Johnson has been released from the team.

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Lions | Johnson signed

Wed, 30 Jul 2008 18:15:09 -0700

The Detroit Lions have signed free-agent P Eddie Johnson (Broncos) to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Broncos | E. Johnson waived

Mon, 30 Apr 2007 16:12:37 -0700

The Denver Broncos announced P Eddie Johnson has been waived from the team.

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Broncos | E. Johnson added

Tue, 02 Jan 2007 15:35:47 -0800

The Denver Broncos announced they have signed free agent P Eddie Johnson (Redskins) to a contract. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

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Redskins | E. Johnson can't finish practice

Tue, 29 Aug 2006 21:31:53 -0700

Jason LaCanfora, of the Washington Post, reports P Eddie Johnson was released after he could not complete his first practice with the Washington Redskins Tuesday, Aug. 29. Johnson said his leg felt tired after kicking so much. Johnson beat out free agent P Toby Gowin (Jaguars) in the morning workout at Redskins Park, league sources said, but the team could opt to bring Gowin back. Agent Ken Harris said Johnson kicked off and punted well in the morning. Johnson left with a large ice pack around his upper leg. "I understand 100 percent," Harris said. "I have so much respect for (special teams coach) Danny Smith and his decision."

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Redskins | E. Johnson released

Tue, 29 Aug 2006 16:01:16 -0700

Gary Fitzgerald, of Redskins.com, reports the Washington Redskins have released P Eddie Johnson. He was signed earlier in the day Tuesday, Aug. 29, but was released after one practice.

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Redskins | E. Johnson signed to contract

Tue, 29 Aug 2006 12:59:36 -0700

Jason La Canfora, of the Washington Post, reports the Washington Redskins have signed free agent P Eddie Johnson (Jaguars) to an undisclosed contract.

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Jaguars | E. Johnson Released

Tue, 30 Aug 2005 17:27:57 -0700

Jaguars.com reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have released P Eddie Johnson.

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Jaguars | Contract Update: E. Johnson

Sun, 17 Jul 2005 20:22:15 -0700

Updating previous reports, P Eddie Johnson signed a one-year, $305,000 contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Jaguars | E. Johnson Signed

Thu, 23 Jun 2005 14:07:50 -0700

Jaguars.com reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have signed free agent P Eddie Johnson (Giants) to an undisclosed contract.

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Giants | E. Johnson Cut

Wed, 23 Mar 2005 15:00:16 -0800

USAToday.com reports the New York Giants have released P Eddie Johnson.

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Giants | E. Johnson to NFL Europe

Tue, 15 Feb 2005 11:07:15 -0800

The Bergen Record reports the New York Giants have allocated P Eddie Johnson to NFL Europe for the 2005 season.

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Giants | Johnson Signed

Fri, 21 Jan 2005 10:57:49 -0800

Ken Harris, of AHS Management in Tampa, has confirmed to KFFL that the New York Giants have signed P Eddie Johnson, formerly of the Minnesota Vikings. Terms of the deal were not available.

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Chiefs | Johnson's Tryout Not Good

Tue, 31 Aug 2004 22:14:31 -0700

KCChiefs.com reports free agent P Eddie Johnson (Bengals) had a tryout with the team Monday, Aug. 30, and the results were not very good. "He's a long ways away from being ready," head coach Dick Vermeil said. "You know, he'd only been kicking the last two weeks after his operation and rehab. He was miles off. He hit a few good ones: about one every six. I'm used to that ratio and I don't like it."

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Bengals | E. Johnson Waived

Mon, 23 Aug 2004 11:39:27 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have announced the team has waived P Eddie Johnson.

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Bengals | Johnson Still Sidelined

Tue, 03 Aug 2004 14:09:10 -0700

Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals newly signed P Eddie Johnson (undisclosed) is expected to return from his undisclosed injury in about a week.

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Bengals | E. Johnson Slowed

Tue, 27 Jul 2004 19:23:06 -0700

Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, citing a report in the St. Paul Pioneer Press, reports Cincinnati Bengals P Eddie Johnson (undisclosed) probably won't be ready to kick until early in training camp as he recovers from minor, non-football surgery.

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Bengals | Johnson Claimed Off Waivers

Mon, 26 Jul 2004 14:42:19 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have announced they have acquired P Eddie Johnson (Vikings) off waivers from the Minnesota Vikings.

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NFL | Johnson Likely to be Claimed off Waivers

Sat, 24 Jul 2004 12:33:45 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Pioneer Press, reports former Minnesota Vikings P Eddie Johnson, who was just waived by the team, will probably be claimed off waivers by another NFL team despite having minor surgery on his lower body. He's likely to resume punting in about two weeks.

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Vikings | E. Johnson Released

Fri, 23 Jul 2004 20:46:49 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have released P Eddie Johnson, according to the Associated Press.

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Vikings | Johnson Working Through Hitch

Mon, 10 May 2004 01:36:29 -0700

The Pioneer Press reports Minnesota Vikings second-year P Eddie Johnson has regained some of his confidence after a shaky rookie campaign. Scheduled to compete with veteran P Darren Bennett, whom the Vikings signed during the offseason, Johnson punted well during workouts Saturday, May 8. However, Johnson said he's developed a funky hitch in his step and neither he nor the coaching staff knows how he developed the bad habit.

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Vikings | Johnson Being Shopped?

Tue, 20 Apr 2004 02:52:50 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings P Eddie Johnson's agent, Ken Harris, said the Vikings let him speak with other teams about Johnson. Harris said he spoke to four teams, but he doesn't expect the Vikings to trade him before the NFL Draft. The Vikings have told Harris that Johnson won't be released and will compete with Darren Bennett for the starting job during training camp.

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Vikings | Johnson To Compete For Punting Duties

Wed, 24 Mar 2004 13:14:53 -0800

Sean Jensen, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, reports the Minnesota Vikings plan to keep second-year P Eddie Johnson on the roster to compete with veteran P Darren Bennett during the team's training camp.

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Vikings | Bringing in Second Punter

Fri, 13 Feb 2004 16:09:33 -0800

Bill Williamson reports for the Pioneer Press that the Minnesota Vikings plan to bring in a veteran punter to compete with P Eddie Johnson. Head coach Mike Tice said the team could bring back Leo Araguz, who played for the team in the last two games of the season. Tice said Johnson is still being given a shot with the team, but also said that "he has to show that he is willing to do what it takes to perform at the NFL level. He has yet to do that, so we'll bring in a veteran for sure to compete with him."

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Vikings | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 28 Dec 2003 12:11:37 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared LB Chris Claiborne, P Eddie Johnson, OG Lewis Kelly, LB Raonall Smith, CB Rhett Nelson, TE Richard Angulo, QB Shaun Hill, DL Talance Sawyer inactive for Week 17.

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Vikings | Week 16 Inactives

Sat, 20 Dec 2003 12:58:48 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared LB Chris Claiborne, P Eddie Johnson, OG Lewis Kelly, LB Raonall Smith, CB Rhett Nelson, TE Richard Angulo, QB Shaun Hill, DL Talance Sawyer inactive for Week 16.

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Vikings | Johnson To Stay Aboard

Tue, 16 Dec 2003 07:41:43 -0800

Updating previous reports, Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Tice said P Eddie Johnson will remain on the team's roster and compete for the job next season. Free agent P Leo Araguz, who worked out with the team on Monday, Dec. 15, is expected to be signed on Tuesday, Dec. 16.

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Vikings | E. Johnson Could Lose Roster Spot

Mon, 15 Dec 2003 14:52:58 -0800

Minnesota Vikings rookie P Eddie Johnson will at least lose his job, and perhaps his roster spot. The Vikings are weighing whether to cut the sixth-round pick outright, or to keep him around and just not play him.

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Vikings | Johnson Leads Punting Race

Tue, 12 Aug 2003 13:43:07 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings P Eddie Johnson continues to impress and lead the list for the starting punting spot.

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Vikings | Johnson Agrees to Terms

Thu, 24 Jul 2003 20:54:50 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Pioneer Press, reports the Minnesota Vikings have agreed to terms with rookie P Eddie Johnson, a sixth-round draft choice.

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Vikings | Johnson Likely to Land Starting Role

Thu, 24 Jul 2003 20:51:00 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings rookie P Eddie Johnson will likely win the team's punting job and also inherit the kickoff duties.

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Vikings | Johnson Favorite to Win Job

Sat, 10 May 2003 10:29:33 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings rookie P Eddie Johnson showed exceptional leg strength on Friday. Hes the favorite to win the job.

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Vikings | Deep on Kickoff Specialists

Mon, 28 Apr 2003 18:56:22 -0700

The Star Tribune reports the Minnesota Vikings have plenty of bodies that can handle the kickoff duties, as PK Hayden Epstein, PK Aaron Elling and rookie P Eddie Johnson can all handle the task.

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Vikings | Battle at Punter

Mon, 28 Apr 2003 18:36:01 -0700

The Star Tribune reports Minnesota Vikings punters Eddie Johnson and Nick Murphy will battle for the punting job.

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