partners with Sharpie
has chosen to participate in Sharpie's "Autographs for Education"
Program that benefits various educational and youth initiatives.
Johnson's Book Release/Signing Date Set
book release and book signing will be on Saturday, June 12, 2004,
from 12pm-2pm. Brad will be signing books at the Barnes &
Noble Tampa. In his book, Play with Passion!,
Brad tells stories of all the different challenges he had to overcome
during elementary school, high school, college and his NFL career
in order to get to where he is today.
Johnson's Golf Classic
Johnson's Golf Classic takes place April 4 & 5, 2004 at the
Southwood Golf Club in Tallahassee, Florida. The event is supporting
The Ronald McDonald House of Tallahassee.
sets more records
During the Saturday,
December 20, game against the Atlanta Falcons, Brad Johnson became
the first Buccaneers' quarterback to pass for 3,000-plus yards in
three consecutive seasons. He also set a career-high record
with 26 touchdowns after an 11-yard touchdown pass to Jameel Cook
in the 4th quarter. Johnson threw for a total of four touchdowns
in the game. He also set two other team records in completions
(341) and yards (3,715). Those records were previous held
by Brad Johnson.
Player of the Week
was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week after his outstanding
performance against the Washington Redskins on Sunday. He
has now won that award more times than any other player in the Buccaneers'
history. Brad received the award twice during last season,
and has for a total of 7 times in his career.
milk? Selects Brad to SAMMY 2004 Judging Panel
Brad Johnson will join 5 other celebrities
in this year's SAMMY 2004 judging panel. In May 2004, the panel will
select twenty-five (25) winners who will each be awarded a scholarship
from MILK PEP. Judging of the nominees will be based on four criteria:
athletic excellence at the varsity level, academic performance, leadership
and community service. The SAMMY award is sponsored by the 'got milk?'/Milk
Mustache campaign and USA Today.
Johnson is the NFC's Highest-Rated Passer
After Sunday's win against his former team,
the Washington Redskins, Brad Johnson remains the NFC's highest-rated
passer at 101.1. He completed 22 of 30 passes for 268 yards and four
touchdowns in Sunday's game. Brad currently leads the NFC with
the best touchdown percentage as well as the best interception percentage.
He has thrown 150 passes without an interception.
September 15, 2003
Johnson Passes for 20,000 Yards
Johnson surpassed 20,000 career passing yards by completing a 6-yard
pass to Keenan McCardell against the Carolina Panthers, on September
14, 2003. He joins just 9 other active quarterbacks in this category.
July 19, 2003
Brad Johnson continued his winning streak by winning the 2003 NFL
Quarterback Challenge. It is the first time that a quarterback has
won a Super Bowl and the Quarterback Challenge in the same year.
Brad won the last event in the Challenge to claim the overall title,
besting Jeff Garcia, Matt Hasselback and Tom Brady among others.
February 17, 2003
NFL Hall of Fame released statistics showing that Brad Johnson is
ranked 11th in the history of NFL in career QB passer rating following
the 2002 season
January 28, 2003
Brad Johnson appeared on “What’s Next” commercial
for Walt Disneyland immediately following Super Bowl XXXVII
January 29, 2003
Brad Johnson and Keshawn Johnson will appear on the Tonight Show
with Jay Leno 1/29/03.
January 29, 2003
Brad will appear on Wheaties’ “Box of Champions”
with other teammates of the Tampa Bay Buccaneer Super Bowl Champions