Texans trade for running back Duke Johnson
Duke Johnson, #29 of the Cleveland Browns, avoids a tackle by Allen Bailey, #97 of the Kansas City Chiefs, during the second quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 4, 2018, in Cleveland. HOUSTON - The Houston Texans have bolstered their running back crew just before their preseason opener, by acquiring Duke Johnson from the Cleveland Browns. Lamar Miller, the Texans starting running back, seemed to be pleased with the deal for Johnson, a fellow Miami Hurricane talent. _ duo Lamar Miller (@millertime_6) August 8, 2019In four seasons in Cleveland, Johnson has 235 receptions for 2,170 yards and eight touchdowns. The Texans had a need at running back after waiving their 2017 third-round pick, D'Onta Foreman, last Sunday.