Travis Johnson


NFL Career and Highlights

Was the 16th pick in the 2005 draft.

Ranked as the best defensive tackle in the 2005 NFL Draft.

For his career, he played in 76 games and combined for 136 tackles, with 103 total.

Defensive Tackle

Houston Texans
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 314 LBS
  • College: Florida State University
  • NFL XP: 6 yrs YRS.


Attended Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, CA where he earned Parade, PrepStar, Football News and USA Today All-America first-team honors. He also played forward on the basketball team, and he competed in shot put and the 100-meter dash in track and field.  At Florida State, he was an All-ACC first team selection. Started the Travis Johnson Foundation, which provides grants for rehabilitation for children suffering strokes and other major illnesses, as his four-year-old daughter did.

"The guys really did a good job of finding me on the outside. After I made the first one, I started to get a good feeling."