EARL JOHNSON
Cornerback
1981 / 1984
Daytona Beach, FL
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Seabreeze Daytona Beach, FL

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1981 1981 Media Guide B 6-0 180 Fr
1981 Clemson 1981 22 DB 6-0 180 Fr 0 0
1982 1982 Media Guide 22 DB 6-0 190 So
1982 1982 Progam vs Duke 22 CB 6-2 190 So 2 2
1983 1983 Media Guide 22 DB 6-1 194 Jr
1983 Program vs Notre Dame 22 CB 6-1 194 Jr 2 2
1984 Program vs Florida State 22 CB 6-0 190 Sr
1984 Gator Bowl Media Guide 22 CB 6-0 190 Sr 1 1
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1982 Media Guide Left Cornerback 2nd String
1983 Media Guide Strong Safety Starter
1984 Gator Bowl vs Oklahoma State Left Cornerback 2nd String
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1982 33 22 55 2.0 0.0 3 0 0 0 0
1983 16 37 53 2.0 0.0 3 2 0 0 3 0
1984 12 16 28 1.0 0.0 1 6 0 0 1 0
Tot 61 75 136 5.0 0.0 4 11 0 0 4 0
Punt Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1982 1 26 26.0 0
Tot 1 26 26.0 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1982-10-02 Cincinnati Cornerback
1982-10-23 Louisiana State Left Cornerback
1983-09-03 North Carolina Left Cornerback
1983-10-08 Notre Dame Left Cornerback
1984-09-08 Citadel Right Cornerback
Game Defensive Stats
DateOpponentSOLOASTTKLTFLSKFFFRPBUQBHIPLCDPLRZPLIPP
1982-10-23 Louisiana State 3 1 4 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
1983-10-22 Louisiana State 3 1 4 1.0 1.0 0 0 1 0
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 2 7 UGA 44 Jackson rush for loss of 3 (Earl Johnson)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1982 1982-10-30 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 43 Avery pass for Jenkins incomplete (Earl Johnson)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 20 Tim Esposito pass for Stanley Davis incomplete (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 1 10 USC 47 Drew Walston pass for Scott Russell incomplete (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 2 17 DUK 45 Steve Slayden pass for Gary Frederick incomplete (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 3 10 UGA 41 Todd Williams pass for Herman Archie incomplete (Otis Morris, Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 3 4 UGA 35 Todd Williams pass for Herman Archie incomplete (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 3 7 PIT 35 Chris Jelic pass for Edmonds incomplete (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 2 6 PIT 36 Chris Jelic pass for Wallace incomplete (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 3 6 PIT 36 Chris Jelic pass for Schipani incomplete (Earl Johnson)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 3 15 NCS 41 Tim Esposito pass intercepted by Earl Johnson at SC 23
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 2 10 NDM 47 Steve Beurlein pass for Howard intercepted by Earl Johnson at SC 7
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1981 1981-10-31 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 10 Larmount Lawson, 13-yd pass from Ron Laraway (Earl Johnson)
1982 1982-09-25 Georgia 1 10 UGA 20 Herschel Walker rush for 4 (James Seawright, Phil Ellis, Earl Johnson)
1982 1982-09-25 Georgia 3 5 USC 36 Harris, 17-yd pass from John Lastinger (Earl Johnson)
1982 1982-10-30 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 48 Miller rush for 42 (Troy Thomas, Earl Johnson)
1982 1982-10-30 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 28 Isom rush for 4 (Earl Johnson)
1983 1983-09-24 Georgia 1 10 USC 33 Montgomery rush for 3 (Earl Johnson)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 3 9 NCS 21 Isom, 8-yd pass from Esposito (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-08 Citadel 1 10 CIT 22 McGrier, 13-yd pass from Robert Hill (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-08 Citadel 1 10 CIT 20 Campbell, 16-yd pass from Robert Hill (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-08 Citadel 1 10 CIT 22 Lee Glaze rush for 13 (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 1 10 USC 29 Julius Grantham rush for 5 (Danny Miller, Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 3 16 DUK 14 Steve Slayden rush for 17 (Earl Johson, Chris Major)
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 1 10 DUK 27 Chuck Herring, 23-yd pass from Steve Slayden (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 3 16 UGA 16 Jackson rush for 15 (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 2 14 UGA 25 Jackson, 35-yd pass from Todd Williams (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 1 10 USC 40 Smith, 5-yd pass from Todd Williams (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 1 10 UGA 25 Lars Tate, 2-yd pass from Todd Williams (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 3 5 KST 35 James Ricketts rush for 2 (Earl Johnson, Brad Edwards)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 1 10 PIT 35 Wallace, 5-yd pass from Chris Jelic (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 1 10 USC 44 Scales. 34-yd pass from Chris Jelic (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 2 10 PIT 25 Wallace, 15-yd pass from Chris Jelic (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 2 USC 2 Terrence Flagler rush for 1 (Earl Johnson)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 10 CLM 44 Terrence Flagler rush for 3 (Earl Johnson)