David Johnson

David Johnson

David Johnson Player Overview

The RB who will go first in most fantasy draft this summer, sprained his left MCL in Week 17 of the 2016 season. He did NOT need surgery, and was back to 100% in just 8 weeks. He declared himself “full throttle” in mid-March — and has set a goal of 1,000 receiving yards for 2017. Johnson has not missed a game in his 2 NFL seasons, despite 5 documented injuries of mostly minor dings.


2018 Projections will be released in May
Durability: question mark 127

Medium Risk


David Johnson Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Sep 10, 2017 NFL Hand Wrist Dislocation Johnson missed the remainder of the season after going down in Week 1. He underwent surgery and didn't claim to be fully healthy until mid-January.
Jan 1, 2017 NFL Knee MCL Sprain Grade 2 Johnson ended his season early in Week 17 with a sprained MCL. He avoided surgery.
Nov 27, 2016 NFL Hand Finger Dislocation Johnson dislocated a finger in Week 12. The injury did not cost him any games.
Aug 3, 2015 NFL Thigh Hamstring Strain Grade 2 Johnson didn't practice in full until August 18. He was buried on the depth chart come Week 1 of the regular season.