TALKED ABOUT FOR months out in cyberspace, it's finally become reality. A 3-star linebacker out of…
Oklahoma 'backer fully on board with Beavs
Johnson (6-2, 220) said he took the trip because he has family in the area and it made sense to fully consider all of his options, so that his final decision of Oregon State would be one he'd feel that much better about. So does he?
"Absolutely. I'm signing with Oregon State," said Johnson.
Johnson said he's had Oregon State in for two in-home visits over the past month or so, and they've talked a little about what OSU sees him doing once he arrives at Oregon State.
"I can play the run and I can drop in coverage, but I don't know if I'll be at SAM or WIL," said Johnson. "I hope I can earn some time at one of those spots (early) but I know the special teams coach has said he's looking forward to me getting there.
"Whatever I do, special teams, at outside linebacker, I'm just looking forward to getting up there and doing what I can and helping (the team)."
Johnson at Lawton High racked up 112 tackles this season.
And he certainly does know something about dropping into coverage, snagging 5 interceptions during his senior campaign.
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