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Overview

Vance Johnson

Date of birth
Mar 13, 1963

Ht: 5'11"Wt: 185 lbs.

Birthplace
Trenton, NJ

Hometown
Tucson, AZ

College
University of Arizona

High school
Cholla High Magnet

Summary
Vance Edward Johnson (born March 13, 1963 in Trenton, New Jersey), is a former professional American football player who was selected by the Denver Broncos in the second round of the 1985 NFL Draft. A 5'11", 174 lbs. wide receiver from the University of Arizona, Johnson played his entire NFL career for the Broncos from 1985-1995...
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Awards

AFC Champion
Denver Broncos
1989, 1987, 1986

Where are they now?
  • Owns VJ's Outlaw Ribs in Parachute, Colorado Feb 25, 2010

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Jan. 14, 1990: Denver Broncos receiver Vance Johnson (82) is pursued by Cleveland Browns linebacker Mike Johnson (59) and safety Felix Wright (22) during the 1989 AFC Championship Game at Mile High Stadium. Denver won 37-21. (USA Today Sports Images)
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Aug. 5, 1990: Denver Broncos WR Vance Johnson (82) makes a diving catch against the Seattle Seahawks in Tokyo, Japan. (AP/Itsuo Inouye)
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Jan. 31, 1988: Denver Broncos receiver (82) Vance Johnson runs after a reception against the Washington Redskins during Super Bowl XXII at Jack Murphy Stadium. The Redskins defeated the Broncos 42-10. (US Presswire)
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Jan. 10, 1988: Denver Broncos receiver Vance Johnson (82) runs with the ball in as Houston Oliers defensive back Domingo Bryant (38) closes in during the 1987 AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Mile High Stadium. The Broncos defeated the Oliers 34-10. (US...
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Photo: Arizona Daily Star
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Wide receiver Vance Johnson #82 of the Denver Broncos runs with the ball during a game against the Los Angeles Raiders at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 2, 1986 in Los Angeles, California. The Broncos won 21-10. (George Rose/Getty Images)
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Wide receiver Vance Johnson #82 of the Denver Broncos looks on during a game against the San Diego Chargers at Jack Murphy Stadium on December 24, 1989 in San Diego, California. The Chargers won 19-16. (George Rose/Getty Images)
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Denver Broncos Best Last Minute Wins Throughout History (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
The October 23 game against the Denver Broncos and the Miami Dolphins had Tim Tebow making his debut as starting quarterback. Unfortunately, Tebow had many Broncos fans fearing the worst throughout most of the game as the Broncos trailed 15-0.
Yahoo! Sports, Oct 28, 2011
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Amazing Fourth Quarter Comebacks by John Elway and the Denver Broncos (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
With John Elway at the helm, the Denver Broncos were always in the game. While arguably his most famous play, The Helicopter, is what changed the momentum that lead to the Broncos' win over the Green Bay Packers during Super Bowl XXXII in 1998, John Elway...
Yahoo! Sports, Oct 24, 2011
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Cats, Trojans Collide At Coliseum
Arizona travels to Los Angeles to take on USC on Saturday, Oct. 1, at the LA Memorial Coliseum. Kick off is set for 12:30 p.m. (CDT) on FSN.
University-of-Arizona Athletics Department, Sep 26, 2011
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Why I believe John Elway is the best quarterback in NFL history: Fan debate (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
It's a common debate among football fans. It almost always seems to find a way onto sports radio shows or even on television. It's a debate that never goes away, at least not for long. You've probably sat at a table in the pub or sports bar and asked this...
Yahoo! Sports, Sep 21, 2011
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Jan 1988: Receivers Ricky Nattiel (left), Vance Johnson (center) and Mark Jackson of the Denver Broncos, The Three Amigos, pose for the camera during Media Day for Super Bowl XXII at Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego, California. (Allsport)
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Cats Host Cardinal In First Pac-12 Game
Arizona welcomes No. 6 Stanford to Tucson on Saturday, Sept. 17, for the first-ever Pac-12 game to be played at Arizona Stadium. Kick off is set for 7:45 p.m. and will be televised on ESPN.
University-of-Arizona Athletics Department, Sep 12, 2011
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Updated external links for Vance Johnson
Created an external link called "Vance Johnson NFL & AFL Football Statistics - Pro-Football-Reference.com" for Vance Johnson.
  • Set title to "Vance Johnson NFL & AFL Football Statistics - Pro-Football-Reference.com".
  • Set URL to http://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/J/JohnVa00.htm.
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Updated external links for Vance Johnson
Created an external link called "Vance Johnson on Wikipedia" for Vance Johnson.
  • Set title to "Vance Johnson on Wikipedia".
  • Set URL to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vance_Johnson.
by rockinfish Jul 23, 2011
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