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Johnson in 2006.
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|Born:||September 4, 1980|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||275 lb (125 kg)|
|NFL Draft:||2003 / Round: 4 / Pick: 118|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
Jeremi Ray Johnson (born September 4, 1980) is a former American football fullback. He was drafted by the Bengals in the fourth round of the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football at Indiana University and Western Kentucky.
As a collegiate player, Jeremi Johnson played his first three seasons at Indiana University, where he was named to the All-Big Ten Conference freshman team in 1999. However, in 2002, Johnson suffered a hamstring injury in spring practice.
Johnson's strength and power as a fullback helped Rudi Johnson set a franchise rushing record in 2004 with 1,454 yards, as Rudi was named to the AFC Pro Bowl team. In 2005 he helped Rudi Johnson break his own franchise record with 1,458 rushing yards, helping the Bengals get their first winning season in 15 years. In Johnson's seven seasons with Cincinnati, he helped the Bengals win the 2005 & 2009 AFC North Division Championship.
Johnson the owner of a Daycare, Bengal Tots, in Florence, Kentucky.