Doug Johnson, Jr.
(born October 27, 1977) is an American
player who was a quarterback
in the National Football League
(NFL) for five seasons in the early 2000s. Johnson played college football
for the University of Florida
, and thereafter, he played professionally for the Atlanta Falcons
and Tennessee Titans
of the NFL.
Johnson was born in Gainesville, Florida
in 1977. He attended in Buchholz High School
in Gainesville, where he was a stand-out high school football
player for the Buchholz Bobcats.
Johnson received an athletic scholarship
to attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, where he was a quarterback for coach Steve Spurrier
's Florida Gators football
team from 1996
.2010 Florida Gators Football Media Guide
, , University Athletic Association, Gainesville, Florida, pp. 148–149, 167, 175–176, 179–181, 188, 192, 197 (2010). Retrieved April 17, 2011. Memorably, Johnson threw for 460 yards and seven touchdowns against the Central Michigan Chippewas
in 1997, setting a Southeastern Conference
(SEC) record for most touchdown passes in a game. In three seasons as the Gators' principal... Read More