David Lane Johnson is an American football offensive tackle for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Eagles fourth overall in the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football at Oklahoma.
|Date of birth||May 8, 1990|
|Place of birth||Groveton, Texas|
|High school||Groveton (Groveton, Texas)|
|NFL Draft||2013 / Round: 1/ Pick: 4|
NFL offensive lineman who went to the Philadelphia Eagles as the fourth overall choice in the 2013 NFL Draft. He got a six-year contract extension with the organization in 2016, with over $35 million in guaranteed money.
In high school, he was a skilled shot putter who also played quarterback. During his one year at Kilgore College, he also played quarterback.
He played tight end and defensive line after moving to the University of Oklahoma before settling in as a lineman. As a senior, he earned a third-team All-American.
In 2013, he married Chelsea Johnson.
Early in his career, he assisted Jason Peters in anchoring the Eagles' offensive line.
Kilgore Rangers football players. Oklahoma Sooners football players