- United States
- Washington, DC
- High School
- Current Team
- Ohio State
- 1996, 1997
Major: Undecided (1996-97)
Weight: 250 (1997), 240 (1996)
1997 Media Guide: Highly regarded young player with fine overall athletic ability … has the size, speed and range to be an excellent college football player once he gains the necessary experience … will probably be used in a reserve role on the outside … still very much in the learning stages, but an undeniable young talent.
1996: Redshirted as a true freshman.
High School: Had 13 sacks and 68 tackles as a senior at Dunbar High School … Tallied 53 tackles and eight sacks as a junior and 35 and six as a sophomore … All-America selection by Tom Lemming, G & W and The National Recruiting Advisor … All-conference and the D.C. Pigskin Player of the Year … Rated the ninth best strong side end in the country by The National Recruiting Advisor … Rated the seventh best end in the Mid-Atlantic region by Prep Football Report … Rated the 15th best player in the Mid-Atlantic region by SuperPrep … Ranked the ninth best defensive lineman in the Atlantic Coast Conference region by Bluechip Illustrated … Lettered three times in football and basketball … Helped lead Dunbar to the city title game as a senior … High school coach was John Nunn.
Personal: Chose Ohio State because “of the great acudemic und athletic tradition” … Has one brother … Plans to major in criminal justice … Full name is Kevin Brian Johnson.