82 Nyle Johnson
Nyle Johnson

Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
Dunham School

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185



2011: Redshirted.

Prep: A two-star Rivals.com, ESPN.com and FoxSports.com recruit... First-team All-District on offense and a second-team pick as a returner and defensive back as a senior... A three-time All-District choice... Had 86 carries in five games at running back, rolling up 693 yards and six rushing touchdowns... Named the ESPN Player of the Week... Caught 36 passes for 471 yards and five scores... Had five punt returns and two kickoff returns for touchdowns... Named his team's Offensive MVP after sophomore and junior seasons... Selected to play in the post-season Red Stick Bowl... Chose SMU over offers from Connecticut, Tulane and others;

Personal: Son of NFL standout and USFL All-Star Trumaine Johnson.