2002: Received teams Pit Bull Award Defense (exemplified and sustained tenacity and intense play) for spring season
named to Butkus Award watch list (nations best linebacker)
honorable mention All-Big Ten by media
first team Academic All-District V
Academic All-Big Ten
played in 11 games, including 10 starts
second on team with 90 tackles (59 solo, 31 assists), including 5 1/2 for loss and one sack, with two pass breakups
missed Notre Dame and Western Michigan games with dislocated shoulder
posted career-high 15 tackles (9 solo, 6 assists) with a pass breakup vs. Minnesota on Sept. 28
had 13 tackles (8 solo, 5 assists), including sack, vs. Ohio State on Nov. 9
came up with 11 tackles (8 solo, 3 assists) vs. Indiana on Nov. 23.
2001: Received teams Hammer Award (outstanding hitter) for spring season
honorable mention All-Big Ten by coaches
Academic All-District V and Academic All-Big Ten
started all 12 games
second on team with 82 tackles (46 solo, 36 assists)
had nine tackles for loss and four sacks
tied for fifth in Big Ten with three fumbles forced
had three pass breakups, two interceptions and a fumble recovery
had eight tackles (5 solo, 3 assists) and an interception vs. Akron on Sept. 22
finished with eight tackles (5 solo, 3 assists), including two for loss and a sack, at Minnesota on Sept. 29
came up with second interception vs. Illinois on Nov. 3
finished with season-high 14 tackles (6 solo, 8 assists), including two for loss and a sack, plus two forced fumbles and a pass breakup to earn Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honors vs. Michigan State on Nov. 17
recorded 10 tackles, including a sack, and forced fumble vs. Notre Dame on Dec. 1 ... had 24-yard fumble return vs. Washington State in Sun Bowl on Dec. 31.
2000: Honorable mention All-Big Ten by coaches
Academic All-Big Ten
appeared in 11 games, including 10 starts
sidelined for Michigan game with ankle sprain
ranked second on squad with 71 tackles (48 solo, 23 assists)
had six tackles for loss, two sacks and five pass breakups
tied for team lead (also Akin Ayodele) and tied for third in Big Ten with two fumble recoveries
had 10 tackles (7 solo, 3 assists), including two for loss and a sack, vs. Central Michigan on Sept. 2
recovered fumble vs. Kent State on Sept. 9
recovered fumble to preserve win vs. Ohio State on Oct. 28 ... had season high of 11 tackles (4 solo, 7 assists) and career-high two pass breakups vs. Indiana on Nov. 18 ... totaled nine tackles (all solo) vs. Washington in Rose Bowl on Jan. 1.
1999: Did not play ... sidelined with lower back injury.
High School: Three-time all-district and all-city selection
twice named all-league
district Defensive Most Valuable Player as senior
holds school record with 401 career tackles
had 4.0 prep grade-point average
coach was Butch Henderson.
Personal: Given name is Landon Tremone Johnson
born March 13, 1981
general health science major who graduated in May 2003.