Johnson Named to Lombardi Watch List
Aug. 18, 2009
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Senior linebacker Micah Johnson has been named to the preseason watch list for the Rotary Lombardi Award, given to the nation's top collegiate lineman, including offensive and defensive linemen, tight ends and linebackers. The honor is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Houston, Texas.
Johnson earned first-team All-Southeastern Conference honors in 2008 as chosen by league coaches. His accomplishments included:
Johnson (Ft. Campbell, Ky.) considered entering the 2009 National League Draft, but decided to return for his senior season. Part of the reason was the opportunity to play his senior season with his brother Christian, a senior offensive guard for the Wildcats.