#52 Willie Horn
Hometown: Lee's Summit, Mo.
Major: Physical Education
Earned honorable mention honors from the MIAA … started all 15 games … finished fourth on the team with 69 tackles including seven for loss … forced three fumbles, had two pass breakups and three quarterback hurries … had a sack against Southwest Baptist (9/6) … had a career-high 12 tackles vs. Minnesota-Duluth (12/13) … forced a fumble on the goal line against Nebraska-Omaha which led to a touchback (9/27) … forced a fumble vs. North Alabama which led to a Northwest touchdown and a 17-0 lead … led Northwest in tackles three times
Played in three games ... recorded two tackles-for-loss, including a sack in his collegiate debut against Truman (9/22) ... also had a tackle vs. Southwest Baptist (9/29) and Missouri Southern (11/10)
Blue Springs South High School
Was a first-team all-conference and all-area pick ... named to the second-team All-Missouri State squad twice ... also recognized with all-district and all-metro honors ... team captain ... graduated in 2006.
Son of Martha Johnson ... born April 27, 1988 ... brother, Joe, played 12 seasons in the NFL for the Kansas City Chiefs, New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons