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Drake  Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ann Arbor, Mich.

High School:
Pioneer

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 207

Position:
RB

Birthdate:
03/08/1994

Experience:
Sr.


11/04/2014

Kornacki: Johnson Shines Saturday in Front of Cheer Coach Mother

Kornacki: Johnson Shines Saturday in Front of Cheer Coach Mother

11/02/2014

Kornacki: Johnson Has Pinch-Me Rushing Performance Against Hoosiers

Kornacki: Johnson Has Pinch-Me Rushing Performance Against Hoosiers

11/01/2014

Johnson, Darboh Break Out; U-M 'D' Wears Down IU for Homecoming Win

Johnson, Darboh Break Out; U-M 'D' Wears Down IU for Homecoming Win

09/17/2014

Competition, Brotherhood Drive Michigan's Backfield

Competition, Brotherhood Drive Michigan's Backfield

01/21/2013

2012 Michigan Football Roster

2012 Michigan Football Roster

11/26/2014

Drake Johnson - Turkey Day Preview

Drake Johnson plans to attend five different Thanksgiving locations on Thursday and shares the itinerary with MGoBlue.com.

11/06/2014

Drake Johnson Profile

Just who is Drake Johnson? MGoBlue sits down with the 6-foot, 211-pound running back to see what makes him tick on and off the field.

11/01/2014

Football Highlights vs. Indiana

Highlights from the Wolverines' 34-10 Homecoming win over Indiana.

08/23/2014

Countdown to Kickoff - Day 7

With just a touchdown and extra point worth of days left before the season opener, CTK continues with features on U-M's running back tandem of Justice Hayes and Drake Johnson.

CAREER GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS

CAREER HIGHS


• Rushing

• Attempts:
16 - Indiana, 2014

• Yards:
122 - Indiana, 2014

• Touchdowns:
2 - twice (last: Ohio State, 2014)

• Long:
32 - Indiana, 2014

At Michigan

• One-year letterman
• Has appeared in 13 games, making two starts.

Junior (2014)
• Earned first varsity letter
• Appeared in 12 games, making two starts
• Carried the ball 60 times for 361 yards and four touchdowns

OHIO STATE (Nov. 29)
• Rushed for 74 yards and two touchdowns on 15 carries

MARYLAND (Nov. 22)
• Tallied 94 yards on 14 attempts

NORTHWESTERN (Nov. 8)
• Carried 10 times for 30 yards
• Made first career start

INDIANA (Nov. 1)
• Set career-highs with 16 carries for 122 yards and two touchdowns

MICHIGAN STATE (Oct. 25)
• Rushed for 13 yards on two carries

APPALACHIAN STATE (Aug. 30)
• Rushed for 28 yards on three carries, and had a career-long 27-yard run.

Sophomore (2013)
• Appeared in one game as a reserve running back and on special teams

CENTRAL MICHIGAN (Aug. 31)
• Suffered a torn ACL, forcing him to miss the remainder of the season.

Freshman (2012)
• Did not see game action
• Redshirted.

Prep
• Attended Ann Arbor Pioneer High School (2012) coached by Paul Test

Key Statistics
• Rushed for 2,805 yards and 37 touchdowns on 343 carries as a senior
• Finished 95 yards shy of Michigan state rushing record
• Also caught five passes for 83 yards and a touchdown as a senior

Honors and Rankings
• Selected to participate in the 2012 MHSFCA East-West All-Star Game
• Unanimous selection to the 2011 Associated Press All-State team
• Named to the Detroit News Blue Chip List as a senior
• Named to the 2011 Detroit Free Press Dream Team

Other Sports
• Also lettered in track all four years
• Was All-America in 110-meter high hurdles and won two state titles in the event
• Won two indoor state titles in 60-meter HH
• Was all-state choice
• Was anchor on national championship shuttle hurdle team as junior.

Personal
• Drake Johnson was born March 8, 1994
• Father, Michael, and mother, Pamela St. John, both attended Michigan, and Pamela is Michigan's cheerleading coach
• Brother, Carter, ran track at Eastern Michigan
• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in environmental studies.

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