Albert Johnson
Albert Johnson

Position:
Football

Inducted:
2004


Albert Johnson

  • Had the task of succeeding all-time passing leader Greg Cook at quarterback in 1969, and quickly proved that he could win games with his running as well as his passing abilities.
  • Rated as one of the bests option quarterbacks in UC history.
  • Starting QB on the 1969-70-71 teams, helping those squads to a 20-14 record.
  • Twice named team Most Outstanding Back.
  • Compiled 3,536 yards total offense during his career, 1,649 rushing and 1,887 passing.
  • Rushed for 18 touchdowns and passed for 11 TDs.
  • Signed by the Houston Oilers and became a mainstay on the special teams, eventually serving as special teams captain.
  • UC Athletic Hall of Fame 2004.