Mr. Jerrod Johnson - 2016 Huffines Discussion Scholar

Mr. Jerrod Johnson

All-Conference Quarterback, Texas A&M and NFL

“Sports Medicine from an Athlete's Perspective"

Jerrod Johnson ‘11 played quarterback for the Texas Aggie football team from 2006-2011 starting in the 2008-2010 seasons. 

After an outstanding high school career where he was ranked as the 31st best player nationwide by Rivals.com, Johnson was named All-Big 12 in 2009 and the Preseason Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year in 2010. 

He also held the Big 12 record for throwing consecutive passes without an interception (242) and has held numerous Texas A&M University quarterbacking records.

After graduation with a degree in Physical Education, Johnson was signed as a free agent by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2011. 

His playing career took him to the Arizona Rattlers of the Arena Football League, the Sacramento Mountain Lions of the now-defunct United Football League and the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League.

Johnson also played in the NFL, appearing with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Bears, Baltimore Ravens, and Dallas Cowboys.