Drico Johnson (Other League Exempt - CFL)
Date of Birth: 02/09/2018
Height: 6' 1" Weight: 215 lbs
Pro Experience: Rookie
College: University of Central Florida
Birthplace: Orlando, FL
Assigned to the Jacksonville Sharks roster February 9, 2018. Enters his first year of arena football and second year in professional football. (Jacksonville: 2018-Present, Arizona: 2017)
2017: Signed with the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted rookie for the 2017 NFL season. Drico signed with the Cardinals in the summer of 2017 for Rookie Mini Camp but did not make the teams final training camp roster.
Played for the University of Central Florida from 2013-2016. During his time as a Knight, he played in 51 games recording a career total of 151 tackles, 6.5 for a loss, 10 pass breakups, two forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries and two interceptions. In 2016 he earned American All-Conference Honorable Mention, was third on the team with two interceptions. As a freshman he nominated for the American Conference All-Academic Team.
Is a native of Orlando, Florida where he played for Agape Christian Academy where he was a 2A Second Team All-State Wide Receiver in 2011. He was also rated the No. 87 Wide Receiver in the Nation by Rivals.com. As a senior he led the Central Florida area in receiving with 1,052 receiving yards.