Offensive Tackle
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 307lbs.
Class: Senior
Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla.
High School: Godby HS
Alma Mater: LSU
Graduating Year: 2006
Experience: 4 Letters


2006 Second-Team All-SEC (AP)

Played in 44 games in his career, starting 28 times ... Starts have come at right guard (12), right tackle (15), and left guard (1) ... Played a total of 1,868 snaps from scrimmage during his career ... Graduated in December of 2006 with a degree in general studies ... Signed by the Phoenix Cardinals as a free agent on April 30, 2007.

A key member of the Tigers’ offensive line, he started 11 games at right guard in 2006 ... A second-team All-SEC pick in 2006 ... Missed the Tulane and Mississippi State contests with an injured toe ... The two game rest snapped his string of 12 straight starts ... Saw action in a total of 646 snaps from scrimmage ... In 11 games, he had 70 knockdown blocks and 20 pancake blocks ... Led the team with a season-high 12 knockdown blocks and  three pancakes against Kentucky ... Also led the team with 11 knockdowns versus Alabama ... Recorded nine knockdown blocks and a season-high five pancakes in the Tigers’ win over Tennessee.

Starter at right offensive tackle in 12 of LSU’s 13 games in 2005 ... Started in all but the Vanderbilt game ... Saw action on a total of 747 snaps on the offensive line ... Recorded 78 knockdowns and 14 pancakes.

Versatile lineman who started at three different positions on the offensive line ... Played in 11 games with five starts ... Had starts at left guard (1), right guard (1) and right tackle (3) ... Missed the Arkansas game after suffering a shoulder injury against Ole Miss ... Returned to action in a starting role against Iowa in the Capital One Bowl ... Got first career start against Florida ... Started at right guard against the Gators and then followed that with starts at left guard against Vanderbilt and then back-to-back starts at right tackle against Alabama and Ole Miss ... Played a total of 392 snaps on offense and finished with 15 pancakes and 26 knockdown blocks ... Had a season-high 3 pancakes against Troy and 8 knockdowns against Ole Miss ... Played all 73 plays from scrimmage against Iowa in the Capital One Bowl.  

Redshirt freshman that played in nine games in a backup role for the Tigers ... Listed as LSU's No. 2 right tackle behind senior Rodney Reed ... Also saw action on LSU's PAT and field goal protection teams ... Saw action in 83 plays, including 26 vs. Arizona, 14 vs. UL-Monroe and 14 vs. Louisiana Tech ... Had 1 pancake and 4 knockdowns vs. Arizona and had a pancake vs. Arkansas ... Played three snaps against Georgia in the SEC title game.

Redshirted as a true freshman in 2002.

Outstanding offensive lineman who was considered one of the top offensive line prospects in Florida ... Rated as the nation's No. 24 offensive line prospect by SuperPrep and No. 42 by ... First-team all-state selection and first-team all-district 2-4A as a junior and senior ... Also named to the All-Area team by the Tallahassee Democrat ... Selected to play in both the Florida-Georgia and Florida-California All-Star games ... Coached by Shelton Crew.

Full name is Brian Garrett Johnson ... Born on March 24, 1984, in Tallahassee ... Made first career start for LSU against Florida, his favorite team growing up.


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