20 - Alex Johnson
Alex Johnson
Height: 6-0
Weight: 194
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Indianapolis, Ind.
High School: Perry Meridian
Position: DB

2008: Started all 11 games at strong safety ... Was fifth on the team with 47 total tackles on the year, including 37 solo stops ... Broke up five passes on the season ... Ranked 34th in the Patriot League in total tackles ... Totaled seven tackles, one tackle for loss and a pass breakup at Dartmouth ... Made seven tackles and broke up a pass at Yale ... Recorded six tackles and a pass breakup at Georgetown ... Had six tackles and broke up a pass against Lehigh ... Posted six solo tackles at Colgate.

2007: Played in five games as a backup safety ... Made three tackles on the season ... Totaled two tackles, an interception and a pass breakup at Bucknell ... Had one tackle and recovered a fumble at Lehigh.

High School: A two-time All-State, All-Conference and All-County selection for Perry Meridian High School ... Named team MVP during his senior season, when he recorded 55 tackles, two interceptions and five pass breakups ... Totaled 142 tackles, four interceptions and 15 pass breakups during his high school career ... Also had 78 career receptions for 848 yards ... Selected to play in the 2007 Indiana North-South All Star Game ... Four-year letterwinner on the track team as a hurdler.

Personal: Son of Steve and Lynne Johnson ... Majoring in Political Science.


Johnson's Defensive Statistics
YEAR    GP-GS   UT   AT    TT     SACK      TFL     INT   PBU
2007      5-0    2    1     3      0-0      0-0     1-9     1
2008    11-11   37   10    47      0-0      1-4     0-0     5
TOTAL   16-11   39   11    50      0-0      1-4     1-9     6