Ron Johnson
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Personal information
Born:(1956-06-08)June 8, 1956
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Died:July 10, 2018(2018-07-10) (aged 62)
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight:200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
College:Eastern Michigan
NFL Draft:1978 / Round: 1 / Pick: 22
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Fumble recoveries:3

Ron Johnson (June 8, 1956 – July 10, 2018) was an American professional football cornerback. He played seven seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the Pittsburgh Steelers.


Johnson was a 1974 graduate of Detroit's Northwestern High School; he played collegiate football for Eastern Michigan University. Ron Johnson was selected by the Steelers in the first-round of the 1978 NFL draft.[1]


  1. ^ "Ron Johnson Past Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards -". Archived from the original on 2010-02-12. Retrieved 2010-10-29.