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Paris Johnson Jr.

2023 1st Round Pick

6th Pick Overall

Unanimous First-Team All-American

Walter Camp, FWAA, AFCA

All Big Ten Conference

Coaches & Media

Journalism Degree

Graduated in less than 3 years

Academic All Big Ten

The Ohio State University

Armed Services Merit Award Winner*

11th Recipient

*The Paris Johnson Jr. Foundation was selected as the 11th recipient of the Armed Forces Merit Award presented by the Football Writers Association of America for the assistance it provides to veterans.

About Paris

Born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, Paris Johnson Jr. has achieved success both on and off the field because of his work ethic, character, and commitment to faith, family and football. While still in high school, where he was regarded as the top ranked offensive tackle in his class, Paris and his mom, Monica, started the Paris Johnson Jr. Foundation supporting veterans and disadvantaged youth athlete communities.

Paris’ charitable contributions were recognized as he received the 2022 Armed Services Merit Award. Paris is now an offensive lineman for the Arizona Cardinals after being selected #6 overall in the NFL Draft.

Paris is currently an offensive lineman for the Arizona Cardinals after being selected #6 overall in the NFL Draft.

NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Congratulations to Paris Johnson, Jr for the 2023 NFF Hampshire Honor Society! The NFF Hampshire Honor Society is comprised of college football players from all divisions of the NCAA, NAIA and sprint football who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college careers.

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Paris Johnson Jr. Foundation

Serving Veterans & Student Athletes

We want individuals to know their past doesn't define them. We exist to provide assistance so the veterans and athletes we serve can seek the most out of their lives.

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Fox 10 Sports Night - Cardinal's Rookie Paris Johnson Jr.

So impressed w/ Cardinal's rookie Paris Johnson Jr it was great featuring him on Fox 10 Sports Night.


Paris Pitch Highlights Rookie Night At The Ballpark

Cardinals take field trip for the first time since before COVID.


Game On - Paris Johnson Jr.

Cardinals insider Dani Sureck challenges rookie tackle Paris Johnson Jr. for an intense game of "Guess Who" in the latest episode of Game On.


Paris Johnson Jr. Press Conference - Rookie Mini Camp Day One

Paris Johnson Jr., the No. 6 pick in the 2023 NFL Draft, addresses the media following day one of the Cardinals 2023 rookie minicamp.


Got it from his mama: Cardinals OL Paris Johnson’s charitable work a family affair

TEMPE — Among the unique facts about Arizona Cardinals rookie offensive lineman Paris Johnson Jr., there is one in particular that stands out above the rest.


Paris Johnson Jr: Path to the 2023 NFL Draft

Wilson Football teamed up with Paris Johnson Jr., to go behind-the-scenes of his NFL Draft experience.


Paris Johnson Jr. Begins To Write His Story As A Cardinal

First-round tackle majored in journalism, but embraces football as life


Paris Johnson Jr. Introductory Press Conference

Paris Johnson Jr., the No. 6 overall pick in the 2023 NFL Draft meets with the media for the first time as a member of the Arizona Cardinals.


PHOTOS: Paris Johnson Jr. Draft Photoshoot

Images of 2023 first-round draft pick Paris Johnson Jr. in studio for his first photoshoot as an Arizona Cardinal.


PHOTOS: Paris Johnson Jr. Arrives In Arizona

Images of the Cardinals 2023 first-round draft pick, Paris Johnson Jr., during his first day in Arizona


After Second Trade, Cardinals Pick Up Paris Johnson In First Round

After trading down and then up, Cardinals land tackle at No. 6


Cardinals Select Paris Johnson Jr. With No. 6 Pick

The Cardinals select Ohio State Buckeyes offensive tackle Paris Johnson Jr. in Round 1 of the 2023 NFL Draft with the No. 6 overall pick.


Paris Johnson Jr. Makes Good First Impression With Cardinals

First-round offensive lineman takes part in first rookie minicamp practice.

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