Kerryon Johnson carried times for yards and a touchdown in the Lions’ loss to the Packers on Sunday. Fantasy Impact. Johnson saw touches for the second week in a row after .Kerryon Johnson born is an American football running back for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League NFL . He played college football at Auburn, and was drafted by the Lions in the second round of the NFL Draft. The Falcons are heading into a pivotal offseason.Dan Quinn managed to save his job at the last minute with some wins down the stretch, but if he doesn’t get the team back to their winning ways in.Detroit Lions place Kerryon Johnson on injured reserve after knee surgery. Detroit Lions place Kerryon Johnson on injured reserve after he had surgery on his right knee, and he is out a minimum of .