Johnson had his own segment on Sports Soup titled "Child, Please".During the 2010-2011 NFL season, he and teammate Terrell Owens teamed up for a talk show, The T.It was featured on i Tunes and was a popular downloaded app in 2010. He was eliminated from the show as one of the final four competitors on May 18, 2010, after receiving the lowest judges' score and number of votes.On March 1, 2010, it was announced that Johnson would be a contestant on Dancing with the Stars for the tenth season. He was the 100th contestant to be eliminated in the show's history. After graduating from Miami Beach Senior High School in 1997, Johnson attended Langston University but did not play football.In 1997 he transferred to Santa Monica College, a community college in Santa Monica, California. Houshmandzadeh, he led his team to an 11–1 season and a victory over Notre Dame in the Fiesta Bowl that year.In four of the games, Johnson accumulated seven receptions for 151 yards and scored one touchdown.Johnson did not report for mandatory training camp in the spring of 2015, and was subsequently suspended by the Alouettes.
The show was cancelled in 2011 as a result of Comcast's plans to re-launch Versus as an NBC Sports-branded service, as its new staff did not feel that the show would fit with the network's new goals.
On July 28, 2011, the New England Patriots acquired Johnson in a trade with Cincinnati after he restructured a three-year contract for .35 million.
The Patriots traded two draft picks, a 5th round pick in 2012, and a 6th round pick in 2013.
He was inactive for the AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens after reportedly attending his father's funeral.
Johnson played in his first Super Bowl, catching 1 pass for 21 yards.