Michael Johnson
Michael  Johnson

RS Junior

Miami, Fla.

High School:
Booker T. Washington

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 179


JUNIOR SEASON (2015): Redshirted following injury and returned for 2016 spring practice … Scout Team member.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014): Played in eight games, with one tackle … Played 22 snaps on defense, 14 of those in opener at Miami (Ohio) … Scout Team member.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): One of only seven true freshmen to play for the Herd in 2013 … Played 11 games, on special teams and as backup cornerback on defense … Made seven tackles (one solo) … Game-high for tackles was three, in home win over UAB (Nov. 9). 

HERD FILE: Born Jan. 30, 1994 …. Majoring in Management at MU … Committed to Florida State in February 2012, then visited Marshall on the weekend before National Signing Day of 2013 …Also offered by West Virginia, Texas Tech, Houston, FIU, Kansas State, Ole Miss and Utah … Ranked No. 27 among safeties nationally by Rivals; No. 68 among all Florida prospects … 2012 Associated Press Florida Class 4A All-State second team pick at DB … Booker T. Washington High (13-1) won the 4A state title his senior season … Booker’s only loss was to 6A champ Miami Central (which produced Herd pass-catch stars Rakeem Cato and Tommy Shuler) … Made 37 tackles and three interceptions in 2012, after 75 tackles and five interceptions in 2011.