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  1. Nick Saban Has Built Alabama as the Clear 'Linebacker U' of College FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BleacherReport

    ... composite rankings, they were the fifth and sixth 5-star linebackers to sign with Alabama under Saban, joining Nico Johnson (2009), Trey Meanwhile, in five of the last seven seasons Alabama has had a consensus/unanimous All-American at linebacker, ...

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  2. Recapping Alabama's national signing dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | ESPN

    ... had lots of guys in the past contribute as freshmen," citing Rolando McClain, Dont'a Hightower, C.J. Mosley and Nico Johnson . Biggest remaining question mark: Of the four stud running backs Alabama signed in 2013, only Derrick Henry stuck around ...

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  3. How have 5-star recruits fared at Alabama under Nick Saban?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... record 21 touchdowns as a junior in 2012. Alabama defensive back Dre Kirkpatrick (21) and linebacker Nico Johnson celebrate after stopping LSU running back Michael Ford (42) during the BCS Championship Game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New ...

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  4. While 5-star Ben Davis aims for freshman All-American, mom knows only path thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Alabama Live

    ... of guys in the past contribute as freshmen - Rolando McClain did, Dont'a Hightower did, CJ Mosely did, I think Nico Johnson did," Saban said. "And we didn't have a lot of depth at that position this year, so I think how quickly these guys can learn ...

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  5. Tide LB Hamilton major influence on friend, Alabama signee WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... Alabama coach Nick Saban said Wednesday. Saban said current NFL linebackers Rolando McClain, Dont'a Hightower, Nico Johnson and C.J. Mosley contributed as freshmen at Alabama and could see Wilson and Davis doing the same. "Perception doesn't win any ...

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  6. Chiefs Draft Targets Every Position: 1st RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Arrowhead Pride

    ... rush moves and nice strength/athleticism to go with it. ILB Reggie Ragland: As leery as I am of Alabama ILBs (Nico Johnson trauma), Ragland could make me change my mind. He has average speed, but good size and amazing instincts. Always works his way ...

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  7. Nico Johnson eligible to play on Sunday after being activated by New York GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Cincinnati Bengals inside linebacker Nico Johnson tackles Cleveland Browns running back Ben Tate during an NFL game on Nov. 6, 2014, in Cincinnati. In the New York Giants' final game of the 2015 NFL season, inside linebacker Nico Johnson will be eligible to play for the first time since his final game of the 2014 season.

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  8. What do former Alabama players think of the Tide hiring Jeremy Pruitt?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Pruitt. Georgia was 17th last year. It's eighth this season. "He's a player's coach," former Alabama linebacker Nico Johnson said. "All the players love him, and he works his butt off and expects a lot out of his players. He knows the system. He ...

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  9. Inside Alabama-LSU rivalry that 'gets bigger and bigger every year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Former Alabama and current NFL linebacker Nico Johnson text messaged a friend who had recently moved to Tuscaloosa following the Tide's loss to Ole Miss in September. That was the friend's first time at Bryant-Denny Stadium for an Alabama SEC game, experiencing a crowd that reached deafening levels as the Tide fought back from second half deficits of 20 and 19 before falling, 43-37.

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  10. Arrowheadlines: Kansas City Chiefs news 10/2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Arrowhead Pride

    ... there are no former members of the Crimson Tide on the roster, although two others from that game, linebacker Nico Johnson (Alabama) and Sanders Commings (Georgia) are former Chiefs' draft selections. "That game, I'm still trying to get over it, ...

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  11. Nico Johnson gets new NFL teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A prep star at Andalusia who played on Alabama 's 2009, 2011 and 2012 BCS national championship teams, Johnson had been released by the Cincinnati Bengals on Aug. 31 during preseason cuts. Johnson was let go even though he turned in a nine-tackle game against the New York Giants in the Bengals' preseason opener and was leading the team in preseason tackles when he was let go.

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  12. Bengals McCarron impresses against ChicagoRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... receiver Denarius Moore and fullback Marc Weisman. They waived defensive tackle Kwame Geathers, linebacker Nico Johnson, defensive end Sam Montgomery, guard Chris Jasperse, receiver Desmond Lawrence, tight end John Peters and receiver Tevin Reese. ...

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  13. 5 from Alabama, 4 from Auburn among Tuesday's NFL roster cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... players (cornerback Javier Arenas by the New York Jets, guard Leon Brown by the Baltimore Ravens and linebacker Nico Johnson by the Bengals), one former Auburn player (cornerback Jonathon Mincy by the Atlanta Falcons) and four former state players ...

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  14. Jumbo Package Is Rollin' Five-DeepRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... like this, we can skip the formalities. In Cincinnati's first 2015 preseason game on Aug. 14, middle linebacker Nico Johnson made nine tackles in the Bengals' 23-10 victory over the New York Giants. He tops the team with 15 tackles through three ...

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  15. AJ McCarron's impressive game puts Bengals at easeRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2015 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... receiver Denarius Moore and fullback Marc Weisman. They waived defensive tackle Kwame Geathers, linebacker Nico Johnson, defensive end Sam Montgomery, guard Chris Jasperse, receiver Desmond Lawrence, tight end John Peters and receiver Tevin Reese. ...

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  16. 3 from Alabama, 1 from Auburn among early NFL cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Cincinnati Bengals middle linebacker Nico Johnson tackles Cleveland Browns running back Ben Tate during the second half of an NFL game on Nov. 6, 2014, in Cincinnati. In Cincinnati's first 2015 preseason game on Aug. 14, middle linebacker Nico Johnson made nine tackles in the Bengals' 23-10 victory over the New York Giants.

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  17. Alabama NFL roundup: Nico Johnson leads all tacklers during preseason's first weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Inside linebacker Nico Johnson didn't start the Cincinnati Bengals' preseason opener against the New York Giants. But did he ever do a lot of finishing on Friday night.

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  18. NFL preseason depth charts: Where do Alabama's players stand?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Upshaw, strongside linebacker, co-starter. Cincinnati Bengals: Wallace Gilberry, defensive end, second team; Nico Johnson, middle linebacker, third team; Dre Kirkpatrick, left cornerback, starter; AJ McCarron, quarterback, second team; Andre Smith, ...

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  19. Five SEC Defensive Player of the Year candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | ESPN

    ... has done sparingly at Ole Miss. Like Hargreaves, he's a first-round NFL talent. Whether it's Rolando McClain , Nico Johnson , C.J. Mosley or Trey DePriest, Alabama knows how to produce middle linebackers. And like those before him, Reggie Ragland ...

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  20. NFL summer rosters include 57 former Alabama playersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Steelers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Cincinnati Bengals: Wallace Gilberry, Baldwin County, defensive end; Nico Johnson, linebacker; Dre Kirkpatrick, cornerback; AJ McCarron, quarterback; Andre Smith, offensive tackle. The list does not include ...

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