Johnny Stanton



Experience: 2 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 27

Weight: 240 lbs

College: UNLV



*Career Transactions *

Signed by the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent on May 7, 2018…Waived by the Vikings on Jan. 25, 2019…Signed to the Vikings' practice squad on Nov. 26, 2019…Waived by the Vikings on Dec. 10, 2019…Signed by the Cleveland Browns to the to the reserve/futures list on Jan. 28, 2020…Waived by the Browns on Sept. 5, 2020…Signed to Browns' practice squad on Sept. 6, 2020…Elevated to Browns' active roster on Nov. 21, 2020 for Week 11 and reverted back to practice squad on Nov. 23, 2020…Signed to a Reserve/Future contract with Cleveland on Jan. 18, 2021…Waived by the Cleveland Browns on Aug. 31, 2021…Signed to Cleveland Browns' practice squad on Sept. 1, 2021.

Key Notes

• Spent the entire 2020 season on the Browns' practice squad.

• Made NFL debut on offense and special teams against the Philadelphia Eagles on Nov. 11, 2020.

• Spent the final five weeks of the 2019 season on the Vikings' practice squad.

• Spent the entire 2018 season on injured reserve.

• Played quarterback in college at Nebraska and transitioned to fullback with the Vikings in 2018.

• Began his collegiate career at Nebraska (2013-14) before spending a year at Saddelback College and finishing at UNLV (2016-17).

• Earned All-American honors at Saddleback College. Started the first four games for UNLV in 2016, before an injury ended his season, but still led the team in passing yards (676) and passing touchdowns (six). Started three games at QB and saw some action at LB for the Rebels in 2017.