Tennessee Titans sign cornerback Kevin Johnson, former first-round draft pick
The Tennessee Titans signed cornerback Kevin Johnson, a former first-round draft pick, the franchise announced Monday.
It's the latest move in the Titans' transformation of their defensive secondary after a lackluster 2020 season. They previously released cornerbacks Malcolm Butler and Adoree' Jackson and safety Kenny Vaccaro.
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Johnson, 28, was drafted No. 16 by Houston in 2015. The former Wake Forest standout spent four seasons with the Texans and one apiece with the Bills and Browns.
Johnson has played 64 games with 25 starts, including 10 in his rookie season. In 2020, he had 35 tackles, three passes defended, one fumble recovery and one forced fumble for Cleveland.
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