Titans choose Mississippi State DT Johnson in fifth round

Sunday, April 29, 2007 at 12:00am

The Titans finally addressed the defensive line in the NFL Draft Sunday, snaring Antonio Johnson of Mississippi State in the fifth round.

Johnson, however, is a defensive tackle and the Titans were believed to be more in need of a defensive end along the line.

Still, Johnson has good speed for a man his size (6-3, 210) and will be a project for defensive line coach Jim Washburn to work with.

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