John Henry Johnson's Career Highlights

All-NFL Second Team: 1954 (UPI, NEA, NY), 1962 (AP, UPI, NEA)

 

 

All Western Conference: 1954 (PB)

 

 

(4) – 1955, 1963, 1964, 1965

 

 

Steelers’ records held by Johnson
Records through the 1965 season, Johnson’s last season with Pittsburgh

 

 

 


• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Season – 251 (1962)
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards Gained, Season – 1,141 (1962)
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards Gained, Game – 200 (vs. Cleveland, Oct. 10, 1964)

 

Team Statistical Championships

Rushing Titles: 1957Det, 1961Pit, 1962Pit, 1963Pit, 1964Pit
Yards From Scrimmage Titles: 1961Pit, 1962Pit, 1964Pit

 

 

Det Detroit Lions Pit Pittsburgh Steelers

 

 

Year Team W L T Division Finish
1954 San Francisco 49ers 7 4 1 (3rd)
1955 San Francisco 49ers 4 8 0 (5th)
1956 San Francisco 49ers 5 6 1 (3rd)
1957 Detroit Lions 8 4 0 (1st)
1958 Detroit Lions 4 7 1 (5th)
1959 Detroit Lions 3 8 1 (5th)
1960 Pittsburgh Steelers 5 6 1 (5th)
1961 Pittsburgh Steelers 6 8 0 (5th)
1962 Pittsburgh Steelers 9 5 0 (2nd)
1963 Pittsburgh Steelers 7 4 3 (4th)
1964 Pittsburgh Steelers 5 9 0 (6th)
1965 Pittsburgh Steelers 2 12 0 (7th)
1966 Houston Oilers 3 11 0 (4th)

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