American football quarterback, Josh Johnson has been a member of 13 teams, mostly in backup roles and for one season stints. Also, he played in the United Football League (UFL), the Alliance of American Football (AAF), and the XFL.

Picture of an American football quarterback, Josh Johnson
Caption: Picture of an American football quarterback, Josh Johnson (Photo: 49ers)

Parents of Josh Johnson

In Oakland, California Josh was born and raised by parents Gordie Johnson (father) and mother  Rosemary Whisenton. This quarterback's birth date is May 15, 1986, with the birth sign Taurus. Also, he was a teammate of cousin Marshawn Lynch. 

Childhood picture of Josh Johnson
Caption: Childhood picture of Josh Johnson (Photo: Instagram)

Having American nationality, Johnson is of Afro-American ethnicity. By religion, he is Christian. His family was able to provide him a better education and growing conditions. Therefore, we can say, he grew up without facing many financial and family problems. 

Josh Johnson's College

He enrolled at Oakland Technical High School located in Oakland, California. During his high school, he was a letterman in football, basketball, and track & field. However, he was named the team's Most Improved Player during his senior year. Also, he led his team to the Oakland Athletic League Championship.

In the year 2004, he enrolled at the University of San Diego located in San Diego, California. Then Josh played backup quarterback to Todd Mortensen. He had earned three conference Player of the Week honors, and totaled eight games with four or more passing touchdowns.


Josh Johnson has been playing for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). Also, he has been playing under the guidance of a head coach, John Harbaugh. Since 2016, he is playing with Raven. Josh had his name on many team's draft boards despite his small-school background. A key factor in his success was his impressive NFL Combine performance, during which he recorded the best 40-yard dash time (4.53) and vertical jump of any quarterback at the 2008 NFL Combine.

Josh Johnson posing for the picture
Caption: Josh Johnson posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

In the 2008 NFL Draft, he was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with the 25th pick of the fifth round (160th overall). Josh has been referred to as a journeyman quarterback for his stints with many different NFL teams. On September 27, 2009, he made his first appearance in a regular-season NFL game at Tampa's Raymond James Stadium against the New York Giants.

Josh Johnson playing for his team
Caption: Josh Johnson playing for his team (Photo: Instagram)

He was named the starting quarterback on September 28, 2010. Josh earned his first career start on October 4, 2010, in a 16–13 loss to the Washington Redskins. Then, he started in place of the injured Josh Freeman against the Carolina Panthers on December 4, 2011. In the year 2012, he played for the Sacramento Mountain Lions of the United Football League. 

What is Josh Johnson's Net Worth? His Contracts

Josh has collected money out of his playing career. Therefore, Josh Johnson has an estimated net worth of around $18 Million mentioned by different reports. However, his annual earnings or salary has yet to be out to the public. Also, Johnson's prime earning source is only his professional career. 

Josh Johnson posing for the picture
Caption: Josh Johnson posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

He has signed a 1-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens for around $1,075,000. During his contract period, he has earned an average annual salary of $1,075,000. As per reports, he has earned a basic annual salary of $238,888, with $188,888 of cap hit in 2021. 

Is Josh Johnson Married?

At the moment, Josh Johnson's details of his personal life kept private. Therefore, this player might be single or dating his beautiful girlfriend. However, many online websites mention, Josh is a single man. But without any official from Johnson, we can't say anything about his relationship status. He is yet to be engaged in a relationship with his girlfriend who has a perfect ability to understand love life.

Josh Johnson with his family
Caption: Josh Johnson with his family (Photo: Raiders)

Therefore, it is safe to say, that Josh has not been involved in any relationship or affairs yet. Also, records of his past affairs and relationships have yet to come out to the public. Johnson loves to spend quality time with her family and friends. Likewise, he was able to keep himself far away from unwanted rumors and controversies. Josh is a handsome man, having a good personality and many ladies want to date him as well.

Josh Johnson's Height

Josh Johnson stands at 6 feet 2 inches or 1.88 m tall. While his body weighs around 201 lb or 91 kg. Josh has black color hair with dark brown eyes.