2013: Played in all 13 games with four starts in the second half of the season ... had 11 receptions for 95 yards and one touchdown ... first career reception came at UTSA as he finished with two receptions for 23 yards ... pulled in first career touchdown, a 2-yard strike, at Rutgers as he finished the game with a career-high four receptions for 22 yards ... had a career-high 40 yards vs. USF, bolstered by a career-long 20-yard reception ... all receptions came in a total of four games with multiple catches in each game.
2012: Played in one game at Marshall ... was credited with two kickoff returns for nine yards.
2010: Played in five games, primarily on special teams ... Recorded two tackles in the season opener against Texas State.
High School: Three-star recruit by Rivals.com at Longview High ... No. 83 athlete by Rivals.com... named District Most Valuable Player ... District Offensive Player of the Year as a junior ... All-East Texas First-Team by Longview News ... Selected First-Team All-State as an athlete by TheOldCoach.com ... Completed 83-of-169 passes for 1,210 yards and eight touchdowns ... Rushed for 1,096 yards on 130 carries for 11 touchdowns and also had 123 yards receiving ... Member of 2008 and 2009 Class 4A state runner-up team... Posted 157 yards rushing in state semifinals ... Was a member of the Honor Roll with distinction and graduated in the top 15 percent of his class.
Personal: Full name is Aaron Daniel Johnson ... Born Oct. 10, 1991, in Longview, Texas ... Son of Michael and Sheila Johnson ... Majoring in kinesiology-exercise science.
Aaron Johnson's Career Bests
Receptions: 4, at Rutgers (2013)
Receiving Yards:40, USF (2013)
Receiving Touchdowns:1, at Rutgers (2013)
Long Receptions:20, 2x, last vs USF (2013)