Patriots cut Leonard Johnson

The New England Patriots cut veteran defensive back Leonard Johnson. Johnson, 25, was signed in December after being released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers off injured reserve. Johnson started three games for New England and had seven tackles and three passes defended. Johnson has 146 tackles, five interceptions and two touchdowns and 23 passes defended with four forced fumbles, one fumble recovery. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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