Marcus Johnson
OG | (6'6", 321, 5.6) | Mississippi

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Selected by: Minnesota Vikings
Round: 2
Pick (Overall): 17(49)
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(OG) Marcus Johnson - Mississippi
(OG) Marcus Johnson - Mississippi
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Overall: Johnson redshirted in 2000 and played in a rotation at right guard as a redshirt freshman in 2001 before taking over as a fulltime starting right guard in his 2002 sophomore season. Johnson finished his career at Ole Miss as a four-year fulltime starter with 48-consecutive starts to his credit. He spent some time at OT because of injuries in 2004 but he spent the majority of his collegiate career at right guard. Johnson has impressive feet for his size and he is a technically sound, durable and consistent lineman with the size to engulf most defenders. He is coming off his most complete season and really improved his draft value as a senior. The big question now is whether or not Johnson can make the transition to tackle in the NFL? While we think there's a decent chance of him making it as a right tackle, we do ... For complete overview, strengths and weaknesses, login above or become an Insider.
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