Chad Ochocinco

Football Player
Born Jan 9, 1978

Chad Javon Ochocinco is an American football wide receiver for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at both Oregon State and Santa Monica College. He also played high school football at Miami Beach Senior High School.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Chad Ochocinco.


1978 Birth Born on January 9, 1978.


1997 19 Years Old 1 More Event
Johnson was born in Miami. After graduating from Miami Beach Senior High in 1997, Johnson attended Langston University but did not play football.


2000 - 2004 4 More Events
He later surpassed the record in 2005, recording 1,432 yards. … Read More
On April 20, 2006, Johnson signed an extension to his contract through 2011.
2007 29 Years Old On May 5, 2007, Ochocinco was sued for allegedly not giving away a Lexus that was supposed to be raffled off. … Read More


Johnson was passed up for the 2008 Pro Bowl team, which instead selected his teammate T. J. Houshmandzadeh. … Read More
2009 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Before the start of the 2009 season, the Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants expressed interest in Johnson if he were to be placed on the market after he missed voluntary team offseason workouts.
…  He was eliminated from the show as one of the final four competitors on May 18, 2010 after receiving the lowest judges' score and number of votes. … Read More
On January 25, 2011, Ochocinco told an ESPN reporter that he will be changing his last name back to Johnson.
Because of the engagement, Ochocinco announced on February 9, 2012, that he would change his last name back to Johnson so Lozada would not have to take Ochocinco as her last name. Ochocinco and Lozada married on July 4, 2012. … Read More
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