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David Johnson
  • David Johnson is a Running Back for the Arizona Cardinals and went to college at Northern Iowa. He is 28 Years Old, 6-1, and 224 lbs.
  • Running Back Rank: #5
  • Overall Rank: #6
  • (PPR) Running Back Rank: #5
  • (PPR) Overall Rank: #8
  • Salary: $25
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David Johnson Fantasy Football News
  • Won't be cut
    Cardinals general manager Steve Keim said Johnson won't be released this offseason, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports. "Cutting him is not an option," Keim said. "You can't just have one back."

    2/14/2020 4:30 PM
  • Interesting offseason ahead
    Johnson compiled 94 carries for 345 yards and two touchdowns and hauled in 36 of 47 passes for 370 yards and four more TDs in 13 games this season.

    12/31/2019 5:15 AM
  • Earns four touches Week 16
    Johnson took two carries for three yards and posted one reception (on one target) for four yards during Sunday's 27-13 win at Seattle.

    12/23/2019 10:45 PM
  • Notches just three carries Sunday
    Johnson had three carries for six yards and returned one kickoff for 24 yards during Sunday's 38-24 win against the Browns.

    12/16/2019 11:30 PM
  • Scores TD despite limited workload
    Johnson ran for 19 yards on three carries and caught both of his targets for 34 receiving yards and a touchdown during Sunday's 23-17 loss to Pittsburgh.

    12/9/2019 1:45 AM
  • Six touches in loss
    Johnson carried the ball four times for 15 yards and caught both his targets for nine yards in Sunday's 34-7 loss to the Rams,

    12/2/2019 2:45 AM
  • Has unknown role
    Johnson has an undetermined role in the Cardinals offense as the team prepares for a Week 13 matchup with the Rams, Kyle Odegard of the team's official site reports.

    11/28/2019 2:00 AM
  • Zero touches in Sunday's loss
    Johnson failed to touch the ball in Sunday's 36-26 loss to the 49ers.

    11/18/2019 2:15 AM
  • Gets benched Sunday
    Coach Kliff Kingsbury said he benched Johnson for the fourth quarter of Sunday's 30-27 loss at Tampa Bay in favor of Kenyan Drake, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    11/12/2019 3:30 AM
  • Light workload in return
    Johnson carried five times for two yards and brought in his only target for eight yards in the Cardinals' 30-27 loss to the Buccaneers on Sunday. He also lost a fumble.

    11/10/2019 11:15 PM
  • Geared up for return
    Johnson (ankle) doesn't have an injury designation for Sunday's game in Tampa Bay, while fellow running back Chase Edmonds (hamstring) has been ruled out, Kyle Odegard of the Cardinals' official website reports.

    11/9/2019 12:00 AM
  • Full participant in practice
    Johnson (ankle) practiced in full Wednesday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    11/6/2019 10:00 PM
  • Expects to play versus Bucs
    Johnson (ankle) said Wednesday that he's "definitely playing" against the Buccaneers this weekend, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    11/6/2019 8:45 PM
  • Expected back Week 10
    Johnson (ankle) is expected to return to action in the Cardinals' Week 10 game against the Buccaneers, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    11/1/2019 9:45 PM
  • Sidelined again Thursday
    Johnson (ankle) is listed as inactive Thursday against the 49ers, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/31/2019 11:30 PM
  • Unlikely to suit up for TNF
    Johnson (ankle) is not expected to play Thursday against the 49ers, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

    10/31/2019 1:30 PM
  • Questionable for Thursday
    Johnson (ankle) is listed as questionable for Thursday's game against the 49ers, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/30/2019 9:45 PM
  • Present at practice Wednesday
    Johnson (ankle) was spotted at Wednesday's practice, Kyle Odegard of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/30/2019 7:15 PM
  • No practice reps Tuesday
    Johnson (ankle) didn't practice Tuesday.

    10/30/2019 12:30 AM
  • Listed as DNP on practice estimate
    Johnson (ankle) was listed as a non-participant on Monday's practice estimate, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/28/2019 9:45 PM
  • Labeled day-to-day
    Coach Kliff Kingsbury deemed Johnson (ankle) day-to-day in advance of Thursday's game against the 49ers, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    10/28/2019 8:30 PM
  • New face in depleted backfield
    Johnson (ankle) and Chase Edmonds (hamstring) both seem likely to miss Thursday night's game against the 49ers, potentially putting the newly acquired Kenyan Drake in line to start, ESPN's Cameron Wolfe reports.

    10/28/2019 4:45 PM
  • Drake added to depleted backfield
    Johnson (ankle) and Chase Edmonds (hamstring) both seem likely to miss Thursday night's game against the 49ers,ESPN's Cameron Wolfe reports.

    10/28/2019 3:30 PM
  • May be out next two games
    Johnson (ankle) isn't expected to play Sunday against the Saints, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

    10/27/2019 12:45 PM
  • May be out Sunday
    Johnson (ankle) isn't expected to play Sunday against the Saints, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

    10/27/2019 5:15 AM
  • Listed as questionable again
    Johnson (ankle) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game in New Orleans, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/25/2019 9:30 PM
  • Not seen at practice
    Johnson (ankle) didn't participate in the portion of Friday's practice that was open to the media, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/25/2019 8:15 PM
  • Will be game-time call
    Coach Kliff Kingsbury considers Johnson (ankle) a game-time decision Sunday at New Orleans, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    10/25/2019 8:15 PM
  • Likely game-time decision again
    GM Steve Keim said Friday morning that Johnson (ankle) will likely be a game-time decision for Sunday's matchup with the Saints, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/25/2019 3:15 PM
  • Remains sidelined at practice
    Johnson (ankle) was a non-participant at Thursday's practice.

    10/24/2019 10:45 PM
  • Not on field Thursday
    Johnson (ankle) wasn't seen on the field during the part of Thursday's practice open to the media, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    10/24/2019 7:15 PM
  • Officially DNP on Wednesday
    Johnson (ankle) didn't practice Wednesday, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/23/2019 10:15 PM
  • Won't practice Wednesday
    Johnson (ankle) won't participate in Wednesday's practice, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    10/23/2019 6:45 PM
  • Lack of reps based on 'need'
    Coach Kliff Kingsbury relayed that Johnson was active for Sunday's 27-21 road win against the Giants only on a "need-based" situation, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/20/2019 10:00 PM
  • Available Week 7
    Johnson (ankle) is listed as active for Sunday's road game against the Giants, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    10/20/2019 4:00 PM
  • Active Sunday
    Johnson (ankle) is listed as active for Sunday's road game against the Giants, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    10/20/2019 4:00 PM
  • Deemed questionable, headed for GTD
    Johnson (ankle) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Giants, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    10/18/2019 9:30 PM
  • Facing game-time decision
    Johnson (ankle) will be a game-time decision for Sunday's contest against the Giants, with coach Kliff Kingsbury noting that the running back wouldn't have been able to play if the game took place Friday afternoon, Kyle Odegard of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/18/2019 8:15 PM
  • Steps up to limited Thursday
    Johnson (ankle) was a limited practice participant Thursday, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/17/2019 10:15 PM
  • Back at practice Thursday
    Johnson (ankle) returned to practice Thursday, Kyle Odegard of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/17/2019 6:45 PM
  • Dealing with ankle injury
    Johnson didn't practice Wednesday due to an ankle injury, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/16/2019 10:15 PM
  • Held out Wednesday
    Johnson wasn't present at Wednesday's practice, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/16/2019 7:45 PM
  • Scores twice in win over Falcons
    Johnson carried the ball 12 times for 34 yards and a touchdown and caught six of eight targets for 68 yards and a second TD in Sunday's 34-33 win over the Falcons.

    10/14/2019 3:00 AM
  • Taking the field Sunday
    Johnson (back) is listed as active Sunday against the Falcons, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/13/2019 6:45 PM
  • Expected to play Sunday
    Johnson (back), who is listed as questionable on the official injury report, is expected to play in Sunday's game against the Falcons, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

    10/13/2019 6:30 AM
  • Listed as questionable
    Johnson (back) was a limited practice participant Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Falcons, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/11/2019 10:15 PM
  • Expects to play
    Johnson (back) said he'll be fine for Sunday's game against Atlanta, while coach Kliff Kingsbury said the running back will be a game-time decision, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/11/2019 9:00 PM
  • Resumes practicing
    Johnson (back) returned to practice Friday, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    10/11/2019 7:45 PM
  • Reason for optimism
    GM Steve Keim said he was "encouraged" by Johnson's progress as as he goes through the rehab process with his back injury, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/11/2019 4:00 PM
  • No practice reps Thursday
    Johnson (back) didn't practice Thursday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    10/11/2019 12:45 AM
  • Continues to work on side
    Johnson (back) worked with the training staff on the side in the part of Thursday's practice open to the media, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    10/10/2019 7:45 PM
  • Doesn't practice Wednesday
    Johnson (back) was a non-participant at Wednesday's practice, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/10/2019 1:30 AM
  • Works on side Wednesday
    Johnson (back) worked out on the side during the portion of Wednesday's practice open to the media, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    10/9/2019 7:30 PM
  • Week 6 status uncertain
    Coach Kliff Kingsbury indicated Johnson (back) isn't guaranteed to be available for Sunday's game against the Falcons, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/7/2019 10:15 PM
  • Tops 150 scrimmage yards
    Johnson carried the ball 17 times for 91 yards and caught three of five targets for 65 yards in Sunday's 26-23 win over the Bengals.

    10/6/2019 9:45 PM
  • Plays through back injury
    Coach Kliff Kingsbury told Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site that Johnson played through a "bad back" during Sunday's 26-23 win at Cincinnati. Despite the injury, Johnson finished with 17 carries for 91 yards and three catches (on five targets) for 65 yards

    10/6/2019 9:45 PM
  • Huge Week 4 outing as pass catcher
    Johnson ran for 40 yards on 11 carries, and caught eight of 11 targets for 99 receiving yards during Sunday's 27-10 loss to the Seahawks.

    9/30/2019 1:00 AM
  • Finds end zone in loss
    Johnson carried the ball 11 times for 37 yards and caught six of nine targets for 28 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 38-20 loss to the Panthers.

    9/23/2019 12:45 AM
  • No designation, but wears brace Friday
    While Johnson doesn't have a listing on the Cardinals' final Week 3 injury report, he was wearing a brace on his left wrist at Friday's practice, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

    9/20/2019 11:45 PM
  • Practices fully Wednesday
    Johnson (wrist) practiced in full Wednesday, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    9/18/2019 10:00 PM
  • Says wrist is 'good to go'
    Johnson said after Sunday's 23-17 loss at Baltimore that his left wrist is "good" and he's "good to go," Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports. "It's a big relief because I definitely don't want that to happen again," Johnson told Bob McManaman and Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic. "I was a little nervous, but once I calmed down I realized it wasn't bad."

    9/16/2019 8:00 PM
  • Returns to field for touchdown
    Johnson finished Sunday's 23-17 loss to Baltimore with 14 yards and a touchdown on seven carries and a catch for no yardage.

    9/15/2019 10:15 PM
  • Back on the field Sunday
    Johnson (wrist) returned to Sunday's game in Baltimore, Scott Bordow of The Athletic reports.

    9/15/2019 7:15 PM
  • Injures wrist Sunday
    Johnson is questionable to return to Sunday's game at Baltimore due to a wrist injury.

    9/15/2019 6:00 PM
  • Totals 137 scrimmage yards
    Johnson carried 18 times for 82 yards and caught five of seven targets for 55 yards with a touchdown during Sunday's 27-27 tie with the Lions.

    9/9/2019 5:30 AM
  • Improves in second appearance
    Johnson carried the ball nine times for 34 yards in the team's third preseason game against the Vikings. He also added two receptions for seven yards.

    8/25/2019 12:15 AM
  • Bottled up in preseason loss
    Johnson ran for six yards on four carries and lost three yards on a reception during Thursday's 33-26 loss to Oakland.

    8/16/2019 4:45 AM
2020 Schedule
  • Week 1 DET vs.ARI Sunday 4:25 PM TIE
  • Week 2 ARI vs.BAL Sunday 1:00 PM BAL
  • Week 3 CAR vs.ARI Sunday 4:05 PM CAR
  • Week 4 SEA vs.ARI Sunday 4:05 PM SEA
  • Week 5 ARI vs.CIN Sunday 1:00 PM ARI
  • Week 6 ATL vs.ARI Sunday 4:05 PM ARI
  • Week 7 ARI vs.NYG Sunday 1:00 PM ARI
  • Week 8 ARI vs.NO Sunday 1:00 PM NO
  • Week 9 SF vs.ARI Thursday 8:20 PM SF
  • Week 10 ARI vs.TB Sunday 1:00 PM TB
  • Week 11 ARI vs.SF Sunday 4:05 PM SF
  • Week 13 LAR vs.ARI Sunday 4:05 PM LAR
  • Week 14 PIT vs.ARI Sunday 4:25 PM PIT
  • Week 15 CLE vs.ARI Sunday 4:05 PM ARI
  • Week 16 ARI vs.SEA Sunday 4:25 PM ARI
  • Week 17 ARI vs.LAR Sunday 4:25 PM

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