Mic'd Up: Josh Johnson vs. the Bills
Go inside the Broncos' preseason game against the Bills, as we had quarterback Josh Johnson wired for sound in Buffalo.
Montrell Washington catches 19-yard pass from Josh Johnson on third down | Broncos at Bills
Quarterback Josh Johnson finds rookie wide receiver Montrell Washington down the middle for a 19-yard gain on third-and-8 during Denver's preseason game against the Bills.
'We have high expectations in the quarterback room': Josh Johnson, Brett Rypien react to performances vs. Cowboys
Quarterbacks Josh Johnson and Brett Rypien discuss their performances following the Broncos' first preseason game vs. the Cowboys and what they hope to work on over the next couple of weeks during the preseason.
Broncos Postgame Show: Broncos top Cowboys, Johnson shines as backup QB competition rolls on
Josh Johnson took advantage of his opportunity to start the Broncos' preseason opener against the Cowboys, looking sharp as the competition for the backup quartertback spot continues between him and Brett Rypien.
Kendall Hinton secures 23-yard reception from Josh Johnson | Broncos vs. Cowboys
Wide receiver Kendall Hinton catches a 23-yard strike from quarterback Josh Johnson against the Cowboys.
Josh Johnson hits Kendall Hinton for 24-yard touchdown | Broncos vs. Cowboys
Quarterback Josh Johnson finds wide receiver Kendall Hinton in the back left corner of the end zone for a 24-yard score against the Cowboys.
Josh Johnson hits Brandon Johnson for 40-yard gain | Broncos vs. Cowboys
Wide receiver Brandon Johnson hauls in a 40-yard bomb from quarterback Josh Johnson, bringing the Broncos to the 5-yard line.
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JOHNSON AT A GLANCE:
- An 11th-year quarterback from the University of San Diego who has appeared in 37 career regular-season games with Tampa Bay (2009-11), Cleveland (2012), Cincinnati (2013), Washington (2018), N.Y. Jets (2021) and Baltimore (2021).
- Completed 205-of-353 passes (58.1%) for 2,270 yards with 13 touchdowns and 16 interceptions (70.7 rtg) during his career.
- Recorded 76 rushes for 422 yards (5.6 avg.) with one score in his first 10 seasons.
- Appeared in four games (1 start) with the Jets and Ravens in 2021, completing 57-of-85 passes (67.1% ) for 638 yards with five touchdowns and two interceptions (99.0 rtg).
- Led the XFL in passer rating in 2020, completing 81-of-135 passes (60.0%) for 1,076 yards with 11 touchdowns and two interceptions (106.3 rtg) for the L.A. Wildcats.
- Played 41 games over four seasons (2004-07) at San Diego, completing 724-of-1,065 passes (68.0%) for 9,699 yards with 113 touchdowns and 15 interceptions (176.7 rtg).
- Tallied 307 rushes for 1,864 yards (6.1 avg.) with 19 scores at USD to go along with four receptions for 25 yards (6.3 avg.) with one touchdown.
- Signed by Denver as an unrestricted free agent on March 20, 2022.
- Selected by Tampa Bay in the fifth round (160th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.
'It's going to be a hard decision': Brett Rypien, Josh Johnson make final case for Broncos' backup QB role
"I give so much credit to both those guys," Head Coach Nathaniel Hackett said.
Denver Broncos vs. Minnesota Vikings: How to watch, listen and live stream
How to watch, listen to and live stream Denver Broncos vs. Minnesota Vikings on August 27, 2022.
Quarterbacks Josh Johnson and Brett Rypien gain valuable experience in loss to Bills
There might not be much to celebrate after Saturday's 42-15 defeat, but there is plenty to learn from.
'[They're] doing everything they're supposed to do': Young wide receivers step up in preseason win over Cowboys
Four receivers made strong cases for earning a roster spot after standout performances against the Cowboys.
Top takeaways from Broncos-Cowboys: OLB Baron Browning flashes as Denver turns in encouraging preseason opener
Plus, notes on the backup quarterback derby, the competition at wide receiver, Head Coach Nathaniel Hackett's clock management and more.
'It gives them that joy back': After tragedy strikes, Josh Johnson welcomes hometown youth football team to training camp practice
After a shooting at a youth football game in his hometown, Oakland native Josh Johnson ensured the team had an experience to remember at Broncos training camp.
Broncos Camp Notebook: Colorado native Max Borghi cherishing 'surreal' signing with hometown Broncos
Plus, Head Coach Nathaniel Hackett offers an update on the battle for the backup quarterback spot.