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James Johnson
James Johnson

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Oakland, Fla.

High School:
West Orange

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 196

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
09/09/1985



01/01/2007

Toyota Gator Bowl vs. West Virginia

Toyota Gator Bowl vs. West Virginia

12/02/2006

Football - ACC Championship

ACC Football Championship - Georgia Tech vs. Wake Forest

11/18/2006

Football vs. Duke

Georgia Tech vs. Duke - November 18, 2006 (photos courtesy of Associated Press)

AT TECH: Tech's top returnee at wide receiver after starting opposite all-America Calvin Johnson in 2006 . . . Spent one season as a backup in 2005, when his playing time and productivity increased as the season progressed . . . Has good speed . . . Career totals of 53 catches for 793 yards and nine touchdowns.

2006: Tech's second-leading receiver with 39 receptions for 608 yards and seven touchdowns . . . Caught a 59-yard pass on Tech's first play against Virginia Tech to set up a touchdown . . . Had a 59-yard TD reception against Troy and a 35-yard scoring play against Clemson . . . Caught a 46-yard TD in the Jackets' win over Miami . . . Had touchdown catches of 25 yards and seven yards in win at NC State . . . Added a 37-yard touchdown against Duke . . . Caught a 27-yard touchdown and a 41-yard pass to help set up another score against West Virginia in the Toyota Gator Bowl.

2005: Fifth on the team with 14 catches for 185 yards, an averageof 13.2 yards per catch . . . Caught two touchdown passes . . . Also carried the ball five times for a net of five yards . . . After catching just two passes in the first four games, had 12 catches for 155 over the last seven games . . . Had two catches for 37 yards, including a season-long 29-yard completion, against NC State . . . Added three catches for 24 yards, including a nine-yard touchdown catch, plus two rushes for nine yards, the following week against Duke . . . Caught an eight-yard touchdown against Wake Forest . . . Had a 28-yard reception on Tech's touchdown drive against Georgia . . . Had 25-yard catches against Auburn and Virginia . . . Started two games when Tech opened in three-wide receiver sets . . . Redshirted in 2004.

HIGH SCHOOL: Rated the No. 55 prospect in Florida by SuperPrep . . . First-team all-Central Florida by the Orlando Sentinel . . . Also ranked No. 77 on the Sentinel's list of the Top 100 prospects in Florida . . . Two-time all-conference selection . . . Collected over 1,000 all-purpose yards as a senior, including 40 receptions for 700 yards and nine touchdowns . . . Also had 450 yards and three touchdowns rushing and three punt returns for touchdowns . . . Added 20 catches for 400 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior, along with 500 yards and four scores rushing . . . Team captain for coach Timothy Smith at West Orange High.

PERSONAL: Full name is James Allen Johnson . . . Born September 9, 1985 . . . Parents are Robert and Maryiotti Glen . . . Majoring in management . . . Serves on the Georgia Tech Student-Athlete Advisory Board ... Served as a summer intern in the Georgia Tech computer operations office in 2007.


GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2006	Rec	Yds	TD	LP	Rush	Yds	TD	LP
ND*	2	10	0	6	0	0	0	0
Samford*	4	35	0	11	0	0	0	0
Troy*	3	74	1	55	0	0	0	0
Virginia*	1	16	0	16	0	0	0	0
Va Tech*	2	62	0	59	0	0	0	0
Maryland*	3	28	0	11	0	0	0	0
Clemson*	7	75	1	35	0	0	0	0
Miami*	3	69	1	46	0	0	0	0
NC State*	3	40	2	25	0	0	0	0
UNC*	5	33	0	10	0	0	0	0
Duke*	2	77	1	40	0	0	0	0
Georgia*	1	9	0	9	0	0	0	0
Wake	1	12	0	12	0	0	0	0
West Va*	2	68	1	41	0	0	0	0

TOUCHDOWNS: 55TR, 35CL, 46MIA, 25NCS, 7NCS, 37DU, 27WV

20+ RECEPTIONS: 55TR, 59VT, 35CL, 46MIA, 25NCS, 37DU, 40DU, 41WV, 27WV

2005 Rec Yds TD LP Rush Yds TD LP PR-Yds Auburn 1 25 0 25 0 0 0 0 UNC 1 5 0 5 0 0 0 0 UConn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 VA Tech 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 NC State* 2 37 0 29 0 0 0 0 Duke 3 24 1 9 2 9 0 7 1-8 Clemson 1 8 0 8 2 -5 0 1 Wake 2 15 1 8 1 1 0 1 Virginia* 2 28 0 25 0 0 0 0 Miami 1 15 0 15 0 0 0 0 1-(-7) Georgia 1 28 0 28 0 0 0 0 Utah 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

TOUCHDOWNS: 9DU, 8WF

CAREER STATISTICS Year G-GS Rec Yds Avg LP TD Rsh-Yd LP Pr-Yd LP 2005 12-2 14 185 13.2 29 2 5-5 7 2-1 8 2006 14-14 39 608 15.6 59 7 0-0 0 0-0 0 Total 25-15 53 793 15.0 59 9 5-5 7 2-1 8

CAREER HIGHS Receptions: 7 vs. Clemson, 2006 Receiving Yards: 77 vs. Duke, 2006 TD Receiving: 2 vs. NC State, 2006 Long Reception: 59 vs. Virginia Tech, 2006

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