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Emmanuel Johnson
Emmanuel  Johnson


McKenzie, Ala.

High School:
McKenzie HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 178




Football Hosts Annual Pro Day

Various NFL scouts were on hand to watch six former Golden Eagles.


Southern Miss Holds Off Alcorn State, 26-20

Corey Acosta kicked a career-best four field goals and Southern Miss held off Alcorn State 26-20 Saturday night.


Head Coach Todd Monken Media Day Transcript

Transcript of head coach Todd Monken from Southern Miss' Media Day


Johnson Set for Facebook Chat

Emmanuel Johnson will take part in a Facebook chat as part of the 2014 Facebook Friday summer series.


Thornton Highlights Football All-Conference Selections


Football vs UAB

Football vsUAB


Football vs Marshall

Football vs Marshall


Football vs Bama

Football vs Bama


Football vs MS State

Football vs MS State


Southern Miss vs. Mississippi State

Southern Miss vs. Mississippi State

All-Conference USA (2014 – Honorable Mention)
All-Conference USA (2013 – Honorable Mention)

2014 (Senior): Named All-Conference USA (Honorable Mention) … Played and started all 12 games on the season … Ranked second on the team with 68 tackles, including 44 solo stops and 24 assisted tackles … Notched 3.5 tackles for loss and was credited with two pass breakups and a quarterback hurry … Had a season-high 12 tackles in the season finale against UAB, while notching a season-best seven solo stops … Added nine tackles at Mississippi State and No. 3 Alabama, while recording seven stops against Appalachian State, Rice and North Texas … Had TFLs against Rice, UTSA and UAB while adding a half a tackle for loss against Louisiana Tech … Recorded a QB hurry at UTEP, while breaking up passes against Alcorn and App State.

2013 (Junior): Named All-Conference USA (Honorable Mention) … Played and started in 10 games on the season … Finished the year with 54 total tackles, including 39 solo stops … Had a season-high seven tackles against Boise State, FIU and Louisiana Tech … Made a season-best six solo tackles against FIU, while notching a season-high four assisted stops at Louisiana Tech … Forced a fumble against Marshall … Had an interception against FIU and a pass breakup against North Texas.

2012 (Sophomore): Drew four starts on the year and saw time in all 12 games as both a backup and starting safety … Finished fifth on the team in total tackles with 48 (30 solo, 18 assisted) … Added two tackles for loss and a pair of pass breakups.

2011 (Freshman): Appeared in 12 games as a true freshman and earned his first career start at Navy at the SPUR position … Returned a blocked punt at East Carolina 15 yards for the touchdown and had two kickoff returns for 42 yards … Recorded 38 tackles (22 solo, 16 assisted) with 3.0 tackles for loss … Added one sack against SMU … Also forced a fumble at UTEP on a kickoff return and broke up three passes.

High School: Played for coach Miles Brown at McKenzie High School whose team finished 10-3 during senior campaign and region championship … Became first person in MHS history to participate in Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game and caught a 36-yard touchdown pass … Named to 1A ASWA All-State team at athlete … Accounted for more than 3,000 all-purpose yards last season and led McKenzie HS to the second round of the state playoffs as a junior … Named to the ASWA 1A All-State team as a defensive back and an honorable mention pick as a running back in 2008.

Personal: Emmanuel Javaughn Johnson … Son of Beverly and Earl Presley … Has a brother, Sir Wallace Presley, and a sister, Janae Johnson … Born on Nov. 19, 1992 in Monroeville, Ala. … Undeclared major.

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