PLAYER
Johnson Bademosi
CB #29
Height:
6-0
Weight:
206
Age:
26
College:
Stanford
Hometown:
Silver Spring, MD
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2016):

TCKL
22
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
1
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 93 68 25 0.0 0 8 1 3 -- 3 0 0 1
2016 DET 16 3 22 19 3 0.0 -- 5 1 3 3 3 0 0 --
2015 CLE 16 0 27 20 7 0.0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
2014 CLE 14 0 12 5 7 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2013 CLE 16 0 12 9 3 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2012 CLE 16 0 20 15 5 0.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @IND W 39-35 1 0 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 TEN L 15-16 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 @GB L 27-34 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 @CHI L 14-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 PHI W 24-23 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 LA W 31-28 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 WAS W 20-17 5 4 1 0.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 @HOU L 13-20 3 3 0 0.0 -- 2 1 3 3 3 0 0 --
9 @MIN W 22-16 4 4 0 0.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 JAX W 26-19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 MIN W 16-13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 @NO W 28-13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 CHI W 20-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 @NYG L 6-17 -- 0 0 0.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 @DAL L 21-42 6 5 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
17 GB L 24-31 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Biography

After leading the Cleveland Browns in total special teams tackles in each of his four seasons with the team (2012-15), Bademosi adds valuable depth to the 2016 Lions on both defense and special teams. Entered the NFL as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Browns out of Stanford in 2012.

MANE FACTS

  • Pronunciation: BAH-day-mo-see

TRANSACTIONS

  • Signed by the Detroit Lions as an unrestricted free agent on March 11, 2016.
  • Signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted rookie free agent on May 4, 2012.

PRO
After leading the Cleveland Browns in total special teams tackles in each of his four seasons with the team (2012-15), Bademosi adds valuable depth to the 2016 Lions on both defense and special teams. Entered the NFL as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Browns out of Stanford in 2012.

2015: Finished the year with 17 special teams tackles, marking his fourth-consecutive season with at least 15 total special teams tackles. Tied for the NFL lead in total special teams tackles with Cincinnati’s Cedric Peerman (17) and Houston’s Brian Peters (17).

  • Recorded a career high four total tackles vs. Arizona (11/1).

2014: Appeared in 14 games and led the team in special teams tackles (15) for the third-consecutive season. Helped the Browns finish second in the NFL in kickoff coverage and eighth in punt coverage.

  • Tied a career high with three special teams tackles and downed two punts inside the 10-yard line vs. Indianapolis (12/7).

2013: Played in all 16 games for the second-consecutive season, primarily on special teams, and also appeared in four games as a reserve defensive back. Led the team and ranked among NFL leaders with 17 special teams tackles.

  • Posted at least one special teams tackle in 10 games, including tying a career high twice with three at Kansas City (10/27) and at New England (12/8).

2012: As a rookie, saw action in all 16 games and led the team in special teams tackles with 18, finishing third in the NFL and leading all NFL rookies players. Earned PFW/PFWA All-Rookie honors as a special teamer en route to helping Cleveland rank second in the NFL in kickoff coverage (19.8 yards per return).

  • Set a career high with three special teams tackles at New York Giants (10/7).

COLLEGE
Concluded his college career at Stanford with 122 tackles, two forced fumbles and one interception in 48 games for the Cardinal. Also was a member of the track and field team.

PERSONAL
Native of Silver Spring, Md. who attended Gonzaga High School, where he played primarily cornerback and safety/linebacker, while also returning kicks. Earned First Team All-Washington Catholic League honors and was a Washington Post All-Metro selection as a senior.

  • Honored with the Maurice “Maus” Collins award for excellence and leadership on and off the football field.
  • Active supporter of Capital Partners of Education, a non-profit that helps low-income teens in the Washington D.C. area graduate from high school by providing mentoring, workshops and community service experience to students.
  • Traveled with former Browns teammate TE Gary Barnidge to Turkey (2015) and Brazil (2014) in support of the American Football without Barriers program, which provides educational football camps in countries that don’t have football.
  • Family is of Nigerian descent.

BADEMOSI’S SINGLE-GAME BESTS

  • Tackles: 4 vs. Ari 11/1/15
  • Pass Defenses: 1 (three times) Last vs. Pit 1/3/16
  • Special Teams Tackles: 4 vs. Bal 11/30/15
  • Fumble Recoveries: 1 vs. Ari 11/1/15

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • #AskALion: Johnson Bademosi

    Posted Nov 2, 2016

    You submitted questions for Johnson Bademosi using #AskALion, Tori Petry asked them. Bademosi talks about his role as a gunner and where he'd play on offense.

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    Posted Oct 28, 2016

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