Bears CB Jaylon Johnson Snags First Career Interception In Win Over Bengals
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Former Utah Utes and current Chicago Bears cornerback Jaylon Johnson picked off a quarterback for the first time in his NFL career during Week 2.
The Bears hosted the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, September 19.
With 10:14 left in the fourth quarter, the second-year standout from Utah intercepted Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow.
It was Johnson’s first pick as an NFL player.
Chicago won the game, 20-17.
Johnson finished with two total tackles, two solo tackles, four pass breakups, and an interception.
With the win, the Bears improved to 1-1 on the season.
Chicago’s next game is against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, September 26 at 11 a.m. (MDT). The game will broadcast on FOX.