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  1. Nico Johnson is a Cincinnati BengalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... Cincinnati due to an injury to Rey Maualuga. They also waived linebacker Khairi Fortt from the 53-man roster. Nico Johnson worked hard to shed weight and make the Kansas City Chiefs 53-man roster, but was signed by the Chief's practice squad. Andy ...

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  2. Nico Johnson getting a fresh start in NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Alabama Live

    Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Nico Johnson lines up against the Carolina Panthers during an NFL preseason game in Charlotte, N.C., on Aug. 17, 2014. Nico Johnson is getting another chance in the NFL.

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  3. Chiefs gave up quickly on Nico JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | ESPN

    Fourth-round draft picks many times don't work out, so in that sense it's not a great loss for the Kansas City Chiefs that linebacker Nico Johnson was signed off their practice squad by the Cincinnati Bengals on Wednesday. But the Chiefs' portion of Johnson's career ended quickly, after he played in just six games last year as a rookie.

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  4. Bengals fill roster with LB Nico JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | ESPN

    The Cincinnati Bengals announced Wednesday that they filled their final open roster spot with linebacker Nico Johnson, a former Kansas City Chiefs practice squad player. A fourth-round 2013 draft pick, Johnson spent all of this season on the Chiefs' practice squad after spending all of last year on their active roster.

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  5. Bengals sign former Alabama star Nico Johnson off Chiefs practice squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Cincy Jungle

    The Bengals were going to add another linebacker to their roster once Rey Maualuga was injured Sunday, as well as after waiving Khairi Fortt from the 53-man roster. Instead of signing a street free agent though, they're signing Nico Johnson off the Kansas city Chiefs practice squad.

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  6. Alabama Football Recruiting 2014: Stars to NFL?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... 26.25. This means that the average five star player from Alabama to go the NFL is drafted in the first round. Nico Johnson and Cyrus Kouandjio are the only two outliers, as they were drafted in the 4th and 2nd rounds, respectively. Dee Hart also has ...

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  7. 'Humbled' Nico Johnson working to earn another opportunity to play in NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Alabama Live

    Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Nico Johnson lines up against the Carolina Panthers during an NFL preseason game in Charlotte, N.C., on Aug. 17, 2014. The Kansas City Chiefs host the New England Patriots in the NFL's Monday night game.

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  8. Alabama Podcast: Tide, Sims face toughest challenge yet as Florida comes to T-TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Alabama defenders Nico Johnson , Mark Barron and Dont'a Hightower look on as Josh Chapman and Alex Watkins smother Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel in the fourth quarter at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. This week on the Alabama Podcast , AL.com Tuscaloosa producer Ben Flanagan joins me to preview Alabama's SEC opener this weekend against the Florida Gators.

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  9. Florida QB Jeff Driskel recalls nightmarish first meeting with Alabama in 2011 blowoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Alabama defenders Nico Johnson , Mark Barron and Dont'a Hightower look on as Josh Chapman and Alex Watkins smother Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel in the fourth quarter at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. Jeff Driskel was the No.

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  10. Alabama LB Trey DePriest's return anticipated to affect entire defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... defense is a whole different story. DePriest has worked behind and with the likes of Dont'a Hightower , Nico Johnson and C.J. Mosley . In one sense, he's been preparing himself for this increase in responsibilities for years. In another, Saturday's ...

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  11. NFL teams pick players for practice squads, including five from Alabama, two from AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... squad again to start the 2014 season. Other former Crimson Tide players on practice squads are Adrian Hubbard, Nico Johnson, Anthony Steen and Michael Williams. Former Auburn players on NFL practice squads are Emory Blake and Onterio McCalebb. ...

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  12. NFL transactions involve 14 state players -1 in, 1 out and 12 to practice squadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... the Packers' preseason finale on Thursday night after hurting his knee. Kansas City Chiefs: Inside linebacker Nico Johnson, Andalusia and Alabama. A fourth-round draft choice in 2013, Johnson played sparingly for the Chiefs last season after getting ...

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  13. 53 former Alabama high school stars on NFL rostersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... in Saturday's massive cut were Pinson Valley defensive end Carlos Gray by the Packers, Andalusia linebacker Nico Johnson by the Chiefs, Sumter County outside linebacker Cordarro Law by the Chargers, Foley safety Robert Lester by the Panthers, ...

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  14. Seven former Alabama players released in NFL roster cutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Nico Johnson lines up against the Carolina Panthers during an NFL preseason game in Charlotte, N.C., on Aug. 17, 2014.

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  15. Alabama Has LB Depth to Overcome Trey DePriest's Absence vs. West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... designation for both spots. All three would have likely played at some point depending on the situation. and Nico Johnson in the middle. He was already in line for a lot of playing time this year and will definitely have to take on much of the load ...

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  16. The Jumbo Package a" 08.26.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... "But the reality when you come here is that you might sit a couple of years behind great athletes like C.J. and Nico Johnson and Trey DePriest and you learn a lot from those guys." Good for Reggie. With our depth, even the five stars (see Tony ...

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  17. Alabama LB Reggie Ragland's time has arrived and he's relishing the momentRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Ragland kept cool and focused on those who've watched him patiently wait behind the likes of C.J. Mosley , Nico Johnson and Trey DePriest . "It's going to be very exciting to see the smiles on my mom's face and on my dad's face for me to get some ...

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  18. Sunday Morning Conversation: Alabama Football 2014 Preseason MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... Smart defenses has been the middle linebacker. Linebackers like Rolando McClain , Dont'a Hightower , Nico Johnson , and C.J. Mosley have "quarterbacked" the defense to great glory. The hope is that senior Trey DePriest can continue that tradition. ...

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  19. College football 2014 preview: Linebackers and defensive backs to watchRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... latest stud linebacker, hopes to keep up a leadership tradition set by recent Tide stars like C.J. Mosley and Nico Johnson. ... Other hard-hitting Pac-12 linebackers include A.J. Tarpley of Stanford and Hayes Pullard of USC. The Midwest has stars in ...

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  20. Roommates Reggie Ragland, Reuben Foster like brothers off the field while competing for...Read the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... job occupied by C.J. Mosley last year. It also might turn into a scenario similar to the one Mosley had with Nico Johnson . From 2010-12, Mosley specialized more with passing teams because of his speed and ability to drop into coverage. Johnson was ...

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