University of Cincinnati
Worked as a sideline reporter for SEC on CBS.
Appeared as a sports reporter on an episode of "Walker, Texas Ranger."
Began working for NBC Sports.
Made his network debut for ABC as the post-race interviewer for the Track & Field World Championships in Sweden. Began covering ESPN College Football on the network that same year.
Began working in sports broadcasting as a "runner" for ABC Sports, working behind-the-scenes at the Rose Bowl.
Competed in the U.S. Olympic trials, again reaching the semifinals before he was eliminated.
Reached the semifinals at the U.S. Olympic Trials.
Placed 8th in the 800 meters at the NCAA Championships.
Was working as a stage manager for Turner Sports at the 1994 Goodwill Games in St. Petersburg when, while calling the 10K race-walk, the event unexpectedly featured a classic finish, as a Russian dueled for the finish with and the Spanish world record-holder. Johnson's coverage of the event would prove to be his first big break as a broadcaster.
Was an All-American NCAA Track and Field runner in college.