Top Safety Emerges From Challenging Childhood

Growing up in crime-riddled South Central Los Angeles, Robert Johnson's dad was murdered when he was 6. Rather than follow a life of crime, Johnson vowed to make some legal money. An unlikely recruit to Utah, the big-play safety is a rising draft prospect.
April 10, 2010

Johnson talks about WSU and Utah visits

One of the most athletic players in the JC ranks this year is Los Angeles Southwest S Robert Johnson. The playmaking safety has taken two official visits and he's hoping to hear from a couple other schools about visits as well.
December 14, 2006

Big Possibilities for Robert Johnson

Growing up in South Central is a challenge of the human spirit, so when Robert Johnson's mother said, "Everything is possible," to her five sons and two daughters, she had to be convincing. Apparently she was.
July 26, 2006