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United States' Frankie Hejduk (2) and Ed Johnson (9) celebrate their 2-1 win over Canada in the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal match at Soldier Field in Chicago on June 21, 2007. (UPI Photo/Brian Kersey)
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Edward Andre Johnson (born December 18, 1983 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American football defensive tackle for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. He was signed by the Colts as undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Penn State.

Johnson was a multi-sport star at Crockett Technical High School in Detroit, playing football, basketball and track and field. Won the class B state championship in the 100 m and 200 m dash in both 1997 and 1998.

Johnson had an immediate impact in his NFL debut, registering 3 solo tackles in the Colt's Week 1 victory over the New Orleans Saints in relief of the injured Anthony McFarland. He would lead Colts linemen in tackles in 2007 with 72, including a season-high 9 tackles in the Colts' AFC Divisional Playoff loss to the San Diego Chargers. He finished the season ranked in the top 20 in tackles among NFL rookies.

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