The Facts: The Washington Redskins market search for a veteran running back has brought them to Johnson, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Diehards Line:Two days after former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Willie Parker visited with Washington, the Redskins are scheduled to host a visit Thursday with Johnson, formerly of the Chiefs and Bengals, the source said. The Redskins have made it known around the league that they would like to sign a veteran back. Meanwhile, Profootballtalk.com reports that Johnson will visit the Raiders on Sunday. ... Stay tuned.