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  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 7:00 PM CDT Live New Orleans Saints at Indianapolis Colts The New Orleans Saints take on the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium.
  • Mon., Aug. 25, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:45 PM CDT Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Mon., Aug. 25, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:50 PM CDT Training Camp Training Camp presented by Verizon is open to the public weather permitting.  This practice will take place at the New Orleans Saints facility in Metairie. (Times listed in Central time)
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  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:45 PM CDT Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014 7:00 PM CDT Live New Orleans Saints vs. Baltimore Ravens The New Orleans Saints take on the Baltimore Ravens in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
  • Fri., Aug. 29, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:45 PM CDT Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
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Players

Austin Johnson
FB #35
Height:
6-2
Weight:
240
Age:
25
College:
Tennessee
Hometown:
Hickory, N.C.
Experience:
1

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

CAR
2
YDS
9
AVG
4.5
TDS
0

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A four-year letterman at Tennessee, who appeared in 43 career games and posted totals of 126 tackles (64 solo), one sack, 10 tackles for a loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery, five interceptions and one pass defensed…Converted to LB as a junior after spending his first two campaigns at FB…A three-time Academic All-SEC selection…

Signed to reserve/future contract, 1/14/14…Re-signed to practice squad, 10/2/13…Released from practice squad, 9/25/13…Re-signed to practice squad, 9/24/13…Released from practice squad, 9/18/13…Signed to practice squad, 9/1/13…Waived, 8/31/13…Signed by Saints to reserve/future contract, 1/7/13…A four-year letterman at Tennessee, who appeared in 43 career games and posted totals of 126 tackles (64 solo), one sack, 10 tackles for a loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery, five interceptions and one pass defensed…Converted to LB as a junior after spending his first two campaigns at FB…A three-time Academic All-SEC selection…Started all 12 games at MLB as a senior in 2011 and led Volunteers with 81 tackles (41 solo) and four interceptions, tied for the NCAA lead by linebackers and ranked fourth overall in the conference…Posted 44 stops (22 solo), one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and one interception as a junior…Two-time all-state selection at Hickory (N.C.) HS, where he finished with 580 career tackles…Born June 16, 1989.

Recent Videos

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  • New Orleans Saints enjoy 2014 TD Club Luncheon

    (01:10) By Justin Stout - Posted 22 hours ago

    The New Orleans Saints enjoyed the 2014 Touchdown Club Luncheon prior to departing for Indianapolis on Friday, August 22, 2014. Video by Justin Stout. (New Orleans Saints video)