- Aaron Johns
Aaron  Johns


Thomasville, Ala.

High School:
Thomasville H.S.

Last College:
Copiah-Lincoln, Miss. JC

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Running Back


Also signed with UAB in February, 2007 ... a former prep standout in Alabama, Johns spent 2006 season helping Copiah-Lincoln Community College to 9-3 record ... ranked 15th among junior college running backs in yards per game with 91.4 average ... rushed for 914 yards on 165 carries (5.5 per rush) in 10 games ... also ran for 24 touchdowns in 2006 ... was on receiving end of 14 passes for 152 yards ... signed with and played at University of Alabama during 2004 season ... had 68 plays on the 2004 season and rushed for 185 yards on 47 carries ... longest run of 44 yards came against Western Carolina. ... best game was an 86-yard performance on 11 carries against Western Carolina ... also caught two passes in that game for 19 yards ... had 24 yards on nine carries in the season finale against Auburn ... as a prepster at Thomasville High School, he was the Alabama Sportswriters Association Class 4A Back of the Year and Montgomery Advertiser Player of the Year his senior season when he rushed for 2,050 yards on 183 carries and had 33 TDs ... also had 224 receiving yards as senior ... scored 37 total touchdowns in his high school career ... as junior, while splitting time with three other backs, Johns rushed for over 700 yards and recorded three interceptions on defense ... was listed as the No. 26 player in Alabama by SuperPrep magazine ... coached by Jack Hankins.