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For the Australian politician, see Vaughan Johnson (politician).
Vaughan Johnson
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1962-03-24) March 24, 1962 (age 52)
Place of birth: Morehead City, North Carolina
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
College: North Carolina State
Debuted in 1986
Last played in 1994
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Sacks 12
Interceptions 4
Games 124
Stats at NFL.com

Vaughan Monroe Johnson (born March 24, 1962 in Morehead City, North Carolina) is a retired American football linebacker.

Johnson played college football at North Carolina State University. After college, he went to play in the USFL with the Jacksonville Bulls. Afterwards, he would go on to the NFL and play for the New Orleans Saints and Philadelphia Eagles. He was a four-time Pro Bowler from 1989 to 1992 while with the Saints and also a member of the vaunted Dome Patrol. In 2011, he was selected for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame.[1]

He was selected by the New Orleans Saints in the 1st round (15th overall) of the 1984 NFL Supplemental Draft of USFL and CFL Players.


  1. ^ Sheldon Mickles, "Johnson was integral to Saints' rise to elite", Daily World (Opelousas, La.), June 15, 2011.

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Brisbane Times

Brisbane Times
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:01:11 -0700

Retiring LNP MP Vaughan Johnson has used one of his final speeches in the Queensland Parliament to kick the federal government over its raising of the fuel excise. Mr Johnson, who last made headlines over his comments on foreign drivers, said the ...

Courier Mail

Courier Mail
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:00:00 -0700

Retiring MP Vaughan Johnson also accused Mr Abbott's inner circle of not understanding the realities of driving and transport in regional and rural Queensland. “It seems if you're a government in Canberra, you can do what you like,” he told the Parliament.

Brisbane Times

Brisbane Times
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:34:05 -0700

The Queensland Liberal National Party government will lose one of its longest-serving members at the next state election after Gregory MP Vaughan Johnson announced his impending retirement from politics. Mr Johnson, 67, said he would step aside at the ...

Central Queensland news

Central Queensland news
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:03:45 -0800

MP Vaughan Johnson said he would support the initiative, as he officially launched the community group on Tuesday. "I'm a bush kid myself, and at the end of the day there are a lot of kids out there with mums and dads doing it tough, and some don't get ...

Brisbane Times

Brisbane Times
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:01:24 -0700

It has been 1750 days between rants, but the Member for Gregory, Vaughan Johnson, will not be silenced on foreign drivers while speaking on transport legislation. In November 2009, while speaking on a different transport bill, Mr Johnson couldn't help ...

ABC Local

ABC Local
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 18:28:25 -0700

A central Queensland mayor says the next member for Gregory will have big shoes to fill, when veteran MP Vaughan Johnson steps down next year. Mr Johnson says he will not contest the next election, after representing the central western Queensland seat ...
ABC Online
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:58:00 -0700

Queensland MP Vaughan Johnson has apologised for complaining about the driving skills of Asian people. Premier Campbell Newman pulled the long-serving conservative MP into line over the comments he made in State Parliament overnight and again on ...

Queensland Country Life

Queensland Country Life
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:38:58 -0700

THERE has been strong interest from Liberal National Party quarters in the seat of Gregory, to be vacated by long-serving MP Vaughan Johnson at the forthcoming state election, with six candidates confirmed as contesting pre-selection for the party.

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