Will Johnson (defensive lineman)
|Born:||December 4, 1964|
|NFL draft||1987 / Round: 5 / Pick: 138|
|Drafted by||Chicago Bears|
|Career highlights and awards|
|CFL West All-Star||1990–1995|
William Alexander Johnson (born December 4, 1964) is a former professional Canadian football defensive lineman who played nine seasons in the Canadian Football League (CFL), mainly for the Calgary Stampeders. Johnson was a five-time All-Star and won a Grey Cup with Calgary in 1992. He started his career in the NFL, playing for the Chicago Bears in 1987, where he was a linebacker.
He was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame as a player in 2021.
- ^ "2021 CFL Guide" (PDF). Canadian Football League. Retrieved June 18, 2022.
- ^ "Canadian Football Hall of Fame unveils class of 2021". cfhof.ca. Canadian Football Hall of Fame. April 28, 2021.
- 1964 births
- Living people
- American football linebackers
- Calgary Stampeders players
- Canadian football defensive linemen
- Chicago Bears players
- Louisiana–Monroe Warhawks football players
- Sportspeople from Monroe, Louisiana
- Players of American football from Louisiana
- Saskatchewan Roughriders players
- Canadian Football Hall of Fame inductees
- Canadian football defensive lineman stubs