February 12, 2019 6:23 pm

Saskatchewan Roughriders sign three-time all-star DT Micah Johnson

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The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced they have signed three-time all-star and defensive tackle Micah Johnson to a one-year deal.

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Johnson spent the last six seasons with the Calgary Stampeders winning two Grey Cups in 2014 and 2018.

In 17 games last year, Johnson registered 28 defensive tackles and a career-high 14 quarterback sacks.

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Through his six seasons in the CFL, Johnson has 165 defensive tackles, 41 quarterback sacks and 13 tackles for loss in 81 career regular-season games.

Johnson has also played in five playoff games and three Grey Cup games.

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