Chris Johnson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cardinals cut Chris Johnson to make room for Peterson

    NFL.com "The Cardinals called on Chris Johnson in a pinch. Now he's been pinched. Arizona released the veteran running back on Tuesday, the team announced, after acquiring Adrian Peterson in a trade with the New Orleans Saints. Via the trade, Peterson has found freedom from the minimal carries and..." October 10

  • Chris Johnson will remain the starting running back in Arizona, for now

    Pro Football Talk "Three things became clear on Monday night when the Cardinals had the ball: (1) Larry Fitzgerald is still great; (2) the Arizona offensive line isn’t; and (3) the team really misses David Johnson. They won’t have David Johnson for a while. For now, Chris Johnson will remain the..." September 27

  • Cardinals will reportedly re-sign Chris Johnson

    Larry Brown Sports "The Arizona Cardinals are preparing for life without star running back David Johnson, and they are expected to bring back a familiar face to help fill out their backfield. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Cardinals plan to re-sign Chris Johnson. Johnson, who will turn 32..." September 12

  • Cardinals Could Bring Back RB Chris Johnson With David Johnson Expected To Miss Time

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport mentions that it would not be surprising to see the Cardinals re-sign veteran RB Chris Johnson now that David Johnson is expected to be out “several” weeks with a wrist injury. Re-signing Johnson makes plenty of sense given the circumstance and his recent experience in the team’s..." September 11

  • Chris Johnson Reportedly Cut by Arizona Cardinals After 2 Seasons

    Bleacher Report "ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Friday that the Arizona Cardinals released veteran running back Chris Johnson. Johnson spent the past two seasons with the Cards, but he was limited to just four games in 2016 due to a groin injury that landed him on injured reserve." September 01

  • Cardinals re-sign Chris Johnson to one-year deal

    NFL.com "After spending the offseason prescribing a heavy workload for dual-threat David Johnson, the Cardinals are building backfield depth as they prepare for training camp. Arizona re-signed veteran tailback Chris Johnson to a one-year contract, the team announced Thursday. Set to turn 32 years..." July 20

  • Chris Johnson hopes to resume NFL career, says teams are interested

    Yardbarker "Chris Johnson will turn 32 in September and is coming off a year in which he appeared in just four games, but the veteran running back is not ready to call it a career. In an appearance on SiriusXM NFL Radio Friday, Johnson said he still wants to play in the NFL. He claims a few teams have..." June 02