The Buffalo Bills selected Johnson with the 121st overall choice in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft. He signed his rookie contract on May 11, 2018.
Johnson’s first professional sack and forced fumble came against the Green Bay Packers in week 4 when he strip-sacked quarterback Aaron Rodgers.
The next week, in a 13-12 victory over the Tennessee Titans, Johnson intercepted Marcus Mariota for his first career pick. After having shoulder surgery, he was placed on injured reserve on December 11, 2018.
Johnson is the Bills’ starting nickel cornerback at the moment.
Johnson intercepted a pass from Ben Roethlisberger during Week 14’s Sunday Night Football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and returned it 51 yards for a touchdown as part of the team’s 26-15 victory.
In the Bills’ 17-3 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in the Divisional Round of the playoffs, Johnson intercepted a pass from Lamar Jackson in the end zone and returned it for a 101-yard pick six. This return tied George Teague for the longest in NFL playoff history.
Johnson and the Bills agreed to a three-year, $24 million contract deal on October 9, 2021.
Taron Johnson Contract
Taron Johnson agreed to terms with the Buffalo Bills on a three-year, $24,000,000 contract that included a $4,000,000 signing bonus and a $13,750,555 guarantee.
Taron Johnson Salary
Taron Johnson earns a yearly salary of $8,000,000 on average. Johnson’s base salary in 2022 will be $1,290,000, with a roster bonus of $560,000, a signing bonus of $4,500,000, and a workout bonus of $150,000.
Taron Johnson Net Worth
Taron Johnson has an estimated net worth of $5 million