Former Nebraska WR Keyshawn Johnson Jr. Not On Football Roster

first_imgArizona band performs before game.TUCSON, AZ – AUGUST 30: The Arizona Wildcats marching band perform before the college football game against the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks at Arizona Stadium on August 30, 2013 in Tucson, Arizona. The Wildcats defeated the Lumberjacks 35-0. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)Keyshawn Johnson Jr., a four-star wide receiver in the 2017 class, left Nebraska’s football program before his first season with the team. The son of the NFL wide receiver reportedly got in trouble over the summer and Keyshawn Johnson decided to pull his son from the program.After Mike Riley was fired as the team’s head coach, many expected Johnson Jr. wouldn’t stay with the team for long. After a few months, Johnson Jr. announced his plans to attend another university.In January, he posted a photo revealing his new program. He’s decided to transfer to Arizona.However, it seems he’s not on the Arizona football roster.Some Arizona personnel updates:Not on the roster: WR Keyshawn Johnson Jr.Status TBD but likely to be reinstated: S Scottie Young Jr.Transferring: DE Jose RamirezOn board: P Dylan Klumph, OL Robert Congel, WR Josh SzottI’ll ask Kevin Sumlin about this stuff later today— Michael Lev (@MichaelJLev) July 25, 2018The former 4-star wide receiver also considered USC and Ohio State before committing to Nebraska. With Scott Frost taking over the Huskers, it looks like Johnson Jr. saw this as an opportunity to make his exit.A quick search on Arizona’s website shows Johnson is not a part of the football program. One of the top wide receiver recruits from the 2017 class remains, Johnson has had a difficult start to his collegiate career.last_img read more