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Carolina Panthers NFC South
Diontae Johnson • WR
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:5'10", 183 lbs.
Born:Jul 5, 1996 (27 yrs) in Ruskin, FL
Hometown:Ruskin, FL
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2019 (3/66).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Pittsburgh in 2024.
2023 Season Stats
G GS Rec Yds Avg Lg TD Rush Yds Lg TD Fum
2023 13 11 51 717 14.1 71 5 0 0 - 0 1
On Pace 12 10 47 662 14.1 71 5 0 0 - 0 1
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Scouting Report
A fast-twitch athlete and instinctive playmaker, he is fun to watch and challenges the conventional bias against undersized wide receivers. Will take unusual routes to the ball but is transformed once he has it; he is extremely creative with his open-field moves, and capable of gashing opponents with slippery cuts and elite straight-line speed downfield. Also thrives on a heavy workload and can return kicks at all levels. Can be bullied in coverage due to a lack of size. Also, he does not break many tackles and is somewhat prone to drops.
Long Range Potential: Dynamic wide receiver/return man with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NFL Named to play in Pro Bowl 2021
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