Bill
Johnson
Defensive Line

Career


  • Named defensive line coach on Aug. 17, 2019 by Coach Ed Orgeron
  • NFL coaching veteran, spending 18 seasons with four organizations
  • While with the Rams, Johnson's standout defensive lineman Aaron Donald was twice named the NFL's Defensive Player of the Year.
  • Has won both a Super Bowl title (2009 with New Orleans Saints) and a CFP National Championship
  • Has coached in 10 bowl games, 14 NFL playoff games and 2 super bowls
  • Coached alongside Ed Orgeron at Northwestern State and McNeese State
  • Began coaching career at Northwestern State in 1980 as a graduate assistant

Personal


  • 1980 graduate of Northwestern State, where he was a two-year starter at center for the Demons
  • Born June 23, 1955 in Monroe, La

Experience


1980-84
Northwestern State
graduate assistant/DE's/LB's
1985-86
McNeese State
defensive line/OLB's
1987
University of Miami
graduate assistant
1988-89
Louisiana Tech
defensive line
1990-91
Arkansas
defensive line
1992-99
Texas A&M
defensive line
2000
Arkansas
defensive line
2001-06
Atlanta Falcons
defensive line
2007-08
Denver Broncos
defensive line
2009-16
New Orleans Saints
defensive line
2017-18
Los Angeles Rams
defensive line
2019-
LSU
defensive line

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