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Vincent Johnson
Player Profile:
Vincent Johnson 1552441
Position: Offensive Lineman
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 285
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: El Dorado Hills, CA
High School: Christian Brothers HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Twitter: @calfootball
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Career Stats
Game Logs: 2014

Johnson saw the first action of his collegiate career by coming off the bench and playing on special teams six times as a 2014 redshirt freshman. He emerged as a potential starter during the team’s 2015 spring practices when he worked out at both the starting left and right tackle spots with starting left tackle Steven Moore sidelined by injury. Johnson is a versatile offensive lineman that has practiced at both guard and tackle positions during his career and has also been a part of the special teams PAT/FG unit.

Cal Career (2013 – Present)
► Has played in six games off the bench and on special teams as part of the squad’s PAT/FG unit with all of his action coming as a redshirt freshman in 2014 after he redshirted and did not play during his first season with the program in 2013
► Has worn three numbers during his career, including his regular No. 78, the No. 39 he sports when he reports as eligible and the No. 54 he wore during his first season at Cal in 2013
Sophomore (2015)
► Listed as the No. 2 left tackle on the preseason depth chart
► Worked as a starter at both left and right tackle spots during spring practices with starting left tackle Steven Moore out due to injury
► Participated in the spring game
Freshman (2014)
► Played in six games off the bench and on special teams including each of the last four games at Oregon State, at USC, vs. Stanford and vs. BYU
► Made his collegiate debut against Sacramento State and also played vs. UCLA
► Participated in the spring game

Freshman (2013)
► Redshirted
► Did not play
Christian Brothers HS (Class of 2013)
► Helped his final two teams combine for 5,402 rushing yards and average 7.1 yards per rush as a junior and senior in 2011 and 2012
► Earned first-team All-Capital Valley League and team Offensive Lineman of the Year honors as a senior when his squad averaged 28.5 points and 338.9 yards of total offense per game while reaching the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs
► Played for the South team in the 2012 Optimist All-Star Football Classic after his senior season
► Also played two seasons on the defensive line during his senior (14 tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss, 1.0 sack) and junior (eight tackles) campaigns
► Played for a prep team that ran the Tony Franklin System founded by and named after Cal’s offensive coordinator/quarterbacks/running backs coach
► Also played one season of baseball as a freshman in 2010
► Other extracurricular activities included being a student ambassador, an active student body rally chair and a Eucharistic minister

Recruiting Notes (Class of 2013)
► A three-star recruit according to 247Sports Composite, ESPN and Rivals, while 247Sports and Scout gave him two stars each
► Ranked as high as the nation’s No. 84 offensive guard by Scout, while ESPN (No. 119), 247Sports Composite (No. 131) and 247Sports (No. 157) all listed him among the top offensive tackles nationally
► Registered a ranking of No. 232 from ESPN for all players in his region
► ESPN (No. 157), 247Sports Composite (No. 195) and 247Sports (No. 224) had him among the top players overall in California

► Full name is Vincent Leroy Johnson III
► Born April 18, 1995
► Parents are Vincent Johnson Jr. and Dana Fields-Johnson
► Father is the chief operating officer at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento
► Intended major is legal studies

Last Updated
June 5, 2015

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