Report: Jets bring back RB Ty Johnson on 1-year deal

The New York Jets are re-signing running back Ty Johnson to a one-year deal, ESPN reported Thursday.

Johnson, 25, rushed for 160 yards and a touchdown in 17 games (one start) for the Jets last season. He’s fourth on the depth chart for the club.

Johnson has rushed for 925 yards and four TDs in 62 career games (six starts) for the Detroit Lions (2019-20) and Jets. He was selected in the sixth round of the 2019 draft by the Lions.