Diontae Johnson

Diontae Johnson Fantasy

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0 32nd
TDs
2020
57 42nd
2020
2.0 78th
2020
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Height / Weight
5'10" / 183 lbs.
Date of Birth (Age)
July 5, 1996 (24)
Experience
2nd Season
Drafted
2019 / Rd. 3 / Pk. 66 (PIT)
College
Toledo

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Diontae Johnson News

Diontae Johnson Explodes For 92 Yards, TD

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Diontae Johnson had a big afternoon in a 26-21 win over the Denver Broncos in Week 2. Johnson caught eight of his 13 targets for 92 yards and a touchdown in the win. This marks the second straight week where fantasy gamers saw Johnson lead Pittsburgh in targets as he has drawn 23 through two games, nine more than JuJu Smith-Schuster. Johnson's score came on a 28-yard reception at the end of the third quarter. It's too early to say for certain but fantasy gamers may be looking at a 1A/1B situation between Johnson and Smith-Schuster going forward. Johnson is a solid WR2 going forward.

Sep. 20th • 6:28 PM
Diontae Johnson A WR3 In Week 2

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Diontae Johnson is coming off a Week 1 win which saw him lead his team with 10 targets. The second-year wideout will look to build upon that performance in Week 2 against the Denver Broncos. Johnson has been dealing with a toe injury for the past couple of weeks but he was able to practice fully on Friday ahead of his Week 2 tilt. The Broncos coughed up a 100-yard receiving game to Corey Davis in Week 1 and placed top cornerback A.J. Bouye on injured reserve earlier in the week. Fantasy gamers can trust Johnson as a rock-solid WR3 in Week 2.

Sep. 19th • 3:12 PM
Diontae Johnson Doesn't Practice Wednesday

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Diontae Johnson (toe) missed practice on Wednesday, according to reports. Johnson also missed time last week with what appears to be the same ailment, as he was held out of the Wednesday and Thursday sessions before getting a full practice in on Friday. So far, there are no reports that his toe injury got worse during Week 1's win over the New York Giants, where Johnson played on 55 of 64 offensive snaps and caught six balls on 10 targets. Fantasy gamers shouldn't worry about Johnson's Week 2 status as long as he's able to practice by Friday. Treat Johnson as an upside WR3 for Week 2.

Sep. 16th • 6:33 PM

Depth Chart

  • Offense
  • Defense
QB Ben Roethlisberger
Mason Rudolph
RB James Conner
Benny Snell Jr.
LWR JuJu Smith-Schuster
Chase Claypool
RWR Diontae Johnson
Amara Darboh
SWR James Washington
Deon Cain
TE Eric Ebron
Vance McDonald
LT Alejandro Villanueva
LG Matt Feiler
C Maurkice Pouncey
J.C. Hassenauer
RG Kevin Dotson
David DeCastro
RT Chukwuma Okorafor
Jerald Hawkins
DT Cameron Heyward
Carlos Davis
NT Tyson Alualu
Isaiah Buggs
DE Stephon Tuitt
Chris Wormley
LOLB T.J. Watt
Olasunkanmi Adeniyi
LILB Devin Bush
Marcus Allen
RILB Vince Williams
Robert Spillane
ROLB Bud Dupree
Alex Highsmith
LCB Joe Haden
James Pierre
FS Minkah Fitzpatrick
SS Terrell Edmunds
Sean Davis
RCB Steven Nelson
Justin Layne
NB Mike Hilton
Cameron Sutton
K Chris Boswell