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Sammy Johnson

Samuel Lee Johnson
Born: September 22, 1952
Burlington, NC USA
Position: RB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 223
College: North Carolina
High School: Central (High Point, NC)
Career: 1974-1979
Drafted: 1974 in Round 4, #90 overall by the San Francisco 49ers

Sammy Johnson played from 1974 to 1979 during his career with the Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings and San Francisco 49ers. Johnson ran for 830 yards in his career on 206 attempts, scoring 9 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 45 passes for 378 yards.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1975NFL San Francisco 49ers200.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1974NFL San Francisco 49ers442375.432 2
1975NFL San Francisco 49ers551853.426 3
1976NFL Minnesota Vikings17985.818 0
1976NFL San Francisco 49ers24522.212 2
1977NFL Minnesota Vikings552173.926 2
1978NFL Minnesota Vikings11413.717 0
Totals2068304.032 9


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1974NFL San Francisco 49ers111069.623 0
1975NFL San Francisco 49ers231777.720 0
1976NFL Minnesota Vikings22211.011 0
1976NFL San Francisco 49ers55210.424 0
1977NFL Minnesota Vikings4215.20
Totals453788.424 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1974NFL San Francisco 49ers23115.517 0
1975NFL San Francisco 49ers1740023.541 0
1976NFL Minnesota Vikings23517.518 0
1979NFL Green Bay Packers11616.016 0
Totals2248221.941 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1974NFL San Francisco 49ers20000012
1975NFL San Francisco 49ers30000018
1976NFL San Francisco 49ers2000012
1977NFL Minnesota Vikings2000012

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1974NFLSan Francisco 49ers140
1975NFLSan Francisco 49ers140
1976NFLMinnesota Vikings80
1976NFLSan Francisco 49ers60
1977NFLMinnesota Vikings140
1978NFLMinnesota Vikings30
1979NFLGreen Bay Packers30


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