Johnny Knox and the Chicago Bears find themselves at 3-1 heading into their bye week. On Sunday, the Bears entered halftime tied at 21 against the Detroit Lions, who were coming off their first win in 20 games. However, the Bears were able to outscore Detroit 27-3 in the second half to eventually beat the […]
Interesting article from Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune about Johnny Knox taking over the return duties from former Wildcat Danieal Manning. Since Manning and pro bowl returner Devin Hester both start on defense and offense respectively, Knox has been given the nod as kickoff returner. So far so good for Knox who has averaged […]
Johnny Knox wasn’t the only ACU player taken in last April’s draft; remember Bernard Scott? Well the Bengals apparently don’t, after a solid preseason Scott has yet to get a chance to prove he belongs on the NFL stage with only 3 attempts for 1 yard this season. Scott is still listed as the backup […]
Johnny Knox only had one catch in Chicago’s win over Seattle on Sunday. His one catch was a seven yard touchdown though, rewarding all those fantasy owners who went out and grabbed Knox during the week. Knox also had four kickoff returns for 134 yards averaging an impressive 33.5 yards per return.
Don Banks is one of the most respected NFL writers in the business. This week Banks wrote a Sports Illustrated column on the ten most surprising people who’ve had an early impact. At number one is Abilene Christian’s own, Johnny Knox.
That’s what Gregg Rosenthal of profootballtalk is reporting. Johnny Knox is proving his small-school status won’t prevent him from doing big things in the NFL.
After watching Johnny Knox’s heroics on the turf at Shotwell, every ACU fan now has a reason to watch the NFL, or at least the Chicago Bears. Knox is quickly becoming a very relevant part of the Bears’ passing attack, after being drafted as a project in the fifth round of the 2009 draft. Knox’s […]
Bernard Scott, Johnny Knox, and Danieal Manning make their final cases to their NFL teams before the final roster is chosen. Video/Editing by Brandon Tripp
Johnny Knox, Danieal Manning, and Bernard Scott are all competing in training camps for playing time on Sunday’s. Manning is in his fourth year with the Chicago Bears and is expected to start. Knox is a rookie with the Bears this year and is looking to land a spot on the team’s final 53 man […]
By Grant Abston, Sports Editor For the first time since 2006, the ACU football team had a player selected in the NFL Draft. But this year was twice as good as two former players, running back Bernard Scott and wide receiver Johnny Knox, were selected in the 2009 NFL Draft, making it the first time […]
Former football standout Danieal Manning was drafted with the 42nd pick in the NFL Draft by the Chicago Bears on Saturday, April 29. Editing by Nick Hester
NFL representatives attend ACU Pro Day for former Wildcats