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Chad Johnson

Chad Javon Johnson (born January 9, 1978) formerly Chad Ochocinco (2008–2012), is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft. Johnson also played for the New England Patriots in 2011 and had a brief stint with the Miami Dolphins in 2012, playing in just one preseason game. He played college football at both Oregon State and Santa Monica College. He also played high school football at Miami Beach Senior High School. In April 2011, CNBC listed the then-Ochocinco as #1 on the list of "Most Influential Athletes In Social Media." Johnson is a six-time NFL Pro Bowler and was named to three All-Pro teams. Johnson was born in Miami. After graduating from Miami Beach Senior High School in 1997, Johnson attended Langston University but did not play football. In 1997 he transferred to Santa Monica College, a community college in Santa Monica, California, where he was a teammate of future Carolina Panthers star wide receiver Steve Smith. In 2000, he transferred to Oregon State University after being aggressively recruited by coach Dennis Erickson. Alongside future Bengals teammate T. J.

LATEST STORIES
  
Chad Johnson's Daughter -- Defends 800m Gold Medal ... in Jr. Olympics

Chad Johnson's Daughter
Defends 800m Gold Medal ... In Jr. Olympics

Is it even fair anymore? Chad Johnson's 11-year-old daughter Cha'iel just ran away with yet another gold medal in the 800m Jr. Olympic Finals in Houston ... defending her title from a year ago.… READ MORE >

Chad Johnson -- Moving On & Moving Out ... Puts FL Pad on Market (PHOTO GALLERY)

Chad Johnson
Moving On and Moving Out ... Puts FL Pad on Market

Ex-NFL star Chad Johnson wants a fresh start in a new pad, and he's getting the ball rolling by selling his sweet Florida crib.  Chad put his 6,824 square foot property on the market this… READ MORE >

- 32 days ago
Chad Johnson -- Nabs NFL Coaching Gig

Chad Johnson
Nabs NFL Coaching Gig

Chad Johnson is an NFL coach ... telling TMZ Sports he has been hired by the Cleveland Browns as an assistant wide receivers coach for training camp. Johnson says he asked his former Bengals,… READ MORE >

- 48 days ago
Chad Ochocinco -- Ambushed with Child Support Lawsuit ... Chad Calls It Unfair (VIDEO + PHOTO GALLERY)

Chad Ochocinco
Ambushed w/ Child Support Lawsuit ... Chad Calls It Unfair

Chad Ochocinco was confronted by his ex's mother -- who demanded the NFL star pony up the $38k in child support he owes her daughter ... but Chad says the amount is just not fair. READ MORE >

- 57 days ago
Chad Ochocinco -- Catch Up On Child Support ... Or Else!!

Chad Ochocinco's Baby Mama
Catch Up On Child Support ... Or Else!!

Chad Ochocinco's a deadbeat dad ... this according to his baby mama who says Chad's in the red on child support. READ MORE >

- 63 days ago
Chad Ochocinco -- Yeah, I'm Jacked  ... But I've Got a Small Dong (VIDEO)

Chad Ochocinco
Yeah, I'm Jacked But I've Got a Small Dong

Spanish Math Question: What's Ocho minus Cinco?   Answer: The size (in inches) of Chad Ochocinco's member ... so says Chad Ochocinco.  Watch the video. It's funny.  READ MORE >

- 89 days ago
Evelyn Lozada -- I FORGIVE OCHOCINCO ... But Stay Away From My Wedding!! (VIDEO)

Evelyn Lozada
I FORGIVE OCHOCINCO But Stay Away From My Wedding!!

Good news for Chad Ochocinco -- his ex-wife Evelyn Lozada says she "totally forgives" him for headbutting her during their infamous 2012 domestic violence incident.  READ MORE >

- 118 days ago
Chad Ochocinco -- Me Playing Pro Soccer ... Would Be Disrespectful To Pro Soccer (VIDEO)

Chad Ochocinco
Me Playing Pro Soccer ... Would Be Disrespectful To Pro Soccer

Anyone with dreams of watching 38-year-old Chad Ochocinco try his hand at the OTHER football is in for a rude awakening ... 'cause the ex-NFLer says there is NO WAY he'd ever try his hand on the… READ MORE >

- 149 days ago
Terrell Owens -- Ochocinco's My Boy ... But That Urine Thing Is Weird

Terrell Owens
Ochocinco's My Boy But That Urine Thing Is Weird

Terrell Owens says his good friend Chad Johnson is all alone when it comes to pee ... saying Johnson's recent revelation that he used to soak his sore ankles in teammates' urine is "weird." Owens… READ MORE >

- 198 days ago
Chad Johnson -- Environmentally Safe Swag ... Drops 25k To Pimp Smart Car

Chad Johnson
Environmentally Safe Swag ... Drops 25k To Pimp Smart Car

Chad Johnson is proving that a small carbon footprint can still leave a huge impression ... 'cause the Ex-NFL baller just made his tiny Smart Car a big eye catcher ... dropping $25k to pimp the… READ MORE >

- 261 days ago

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