#48 | Running Back | Dallas Cowboys | Roster
Profile | Statistics
Through September 12, 1999
Weight: 242 lbs.
Born: February 10, 1966
Drafted: Selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the second round (39th pick overall) of the 1989 NFL Draft.
Acquired: Re-signed by the Dallas Cowboys as a free agent on April 7, 1994.
All-American and All-East pick in 1988, Johnston rushed for 1,830 yards and caught 46 passes during his collegiate career ... Co-captain his senior year ... Gained a career-high 138 yards rushing versus Boston College during his senior year ... The Orangemen won 21 games during his final two seasons.
Western New York player of the year in 1983, while playing for Lewiston-Porter High School in Youngstown ... Graduated first in his class of 290 students with a 4.0 gpa ... His sister, JoAnn, played goaltender for the University of Rochester soccer team, which won the national championships ... Economics degree.