- His first name is pronounced don-TAY.
- When he got the call that he was being drafted by the 49ers, San Francisco's 2014 first-round draft pick DB Jimmie Ward was one of the first phone calls that he received to congratulate him and tell him how excited he was that the two were going to be teammates. Ward and Johnson were roommates at the 2014 Senior Bowl.
- During the 2017 offseason, Johnson visited Langston Hughes Elementary School in East Orange, NJ in an effort to speak to the students and share his words of wisdom. Said Johnson, "We all have a dream and what you decide to do to get there is your choice. Make the best of it!"
49ers Re-Sign CB Dontae Johnson
The 49ers veteran cornerback returns to San Francisco on a one-year deal.
49ers Announce 2021 Team Awards Recipients
The San Francisco 49ers announced the organization's 2021 team award recipients.
How Can 49ers Replicate Success Against Rams
The San Francisco 49ers will look to continue their dominance over the Los Angeles Rams in a must-win contest for their hopes in the playoffs.
49ers Re-Sign CB Dontae Johnson
The 49ers announced they have re-signed cornerback Dontae Johnson to a one-year deal.
2020 Training Camp Preview: Cornerbacks
In the eighth installment of the 49ers position-by-position breakdown, 49ers.com is taking a look at the cornerback position and how the returning unit can continue their league-leading production in 2020.
10 Takeaways from 49ers Preseason Win Over Broncos
It was a slow start for Jimmy Garoppolo and the 49ers offense in the 24-15 win over the Broncos.
12 Observations from 49ers-Broncos Joint Practice: Aug 16
San Francisco's defense dominated the first of two joint practices against the Denver Broncos.
7 Lingering Questions Ahead of 49ers Training Camp
Addressing the top uncertainties that the 49ers face heading into 2019 training camp.
A Look at the Impact of the 49ers 2017 Rookie Class
San Francisco had one of the NFL's most productive rookie classes in 2017 with plenty to build on in 2018.
A Statistical Look at How the 49ers Upcoming Free Agents Played in 2017
Looking at how Carlos Hyde, Eric Reid and other notable potential free agents fared this past season.
Week 17 Live Updates: San Francisco 49ers at Los Angeles Rams
Follow along here for news, notes and highlights in the 49ers Week 17 season finale against the Los Angeles Rams.
9 Takeaways: 49ers 44 - Jaguars 33 in Week 16
The 49ers upset the Jacksonville Jaguars, 44-33, behind standout performances from Jimmy Garoppolo and several rookies.
Week 16 Live Updates: San Francisco 49ers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
Follow along for news, notes and highlights as the 49ers look to upset the Jaguars in Week 16.
49ers Snap Count: Week 14 at Houston
Greg Mabin saw increased reps and showed well in the second half against DeAndre Hopkins.
49ers Snap Count: Week 13 at Chicago
Playing time takeaways including Kyle Juszczyk seeing a season-high 39 snaps against the Bears in Week 13.
8 Takeaways: 49ers 15 - Bears 14 in Week 13
Jimmy Garoppolo and Robbie Gould powered the 49ers to their second win of the season against the Chicago Bears in Week 13.
Week 12 Live Updates: San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks
Follow along here for news, notes and highlights from the 49ers Week 12 home game against the Seahawks.
Four Downs: 49ers Have a Prime Opportunity to Get a Win
Check out the keys to a 49ers victory in Week 10 as the 49ers get set to host the New York Giants.
49ers Snap Count: Week 9 vs. Arizona Cardinals
Takeaways from which 49ers played and how much against the Cardinals in Week 9.
49ers Snap Count: Week 8 at Philadelphia Eagles
Here are some playing time observations from the team's Week 8 road loss against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Week 8 Live Updates: San Francisco 49ers at Philadelphia Eagles
Keep it here for highlights, observations and more as the 49ers look for their first win of the season against the Eagles.
49ers Snap Count: Week 6 at Washington Redskins
Aldrick Robinson made the most of his playing time on Sunday as he caught C.J. Beathard's first-career touchdown pass.
Week 6 Live Updates: San Francisco 49ers at Washington Redskins
Follow along here for notes, observations and highlights as the 49ers visit the Redskins in Week 6.
Four Downs: Who is the 49ers X-factor in Week 6?
As the 49ers look for their first win of the season, we break down the top storylines for Sunday's matchup against the Redskins.
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Dontae Johnson's 2014 Combine Workout
Watch 49ers 129th overall draft pick Dontae Johnson work out at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine.
Dontae Johnson Breaks Up Texans Fourth-Down Pass Attempt
49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson broke up a pass on 4th-and-2 to shut down the Texans drive.
Dontae Johnson Recovers Seahawks Fumble During 49ers Goal Line Stand
Linebacker Azeez Al-Shaair forced the ball loose from Seahawks tight end Gerald Everett to give the ball back to the 49ers offense.
Dontae Johnson Rips the Ball from Chase Edmonds for the Turnover
49ers defensive back Dontae Johnson forced and then recovered a key fumble of Arizona Cardinals running back Chase Edmonds.
Full Highlights: Seahawks vs. 49ers
Watch the top plays from the 49ers Week 17 matchup against the Seattle Seahawks.
49ers Host Crucial Catch Presented by Dignity Health Virtual Event
As part of the 49ers annual cancer awareness efforts, the team partnered with the American Cancer Society for a behind-the-scenes experience with 49ers players and breast cancer warrior and longtime Faithful Shelby, and her Dignity Health Oncology Nurse Navigator Cheri.
49ers Answer Tough Twitter Fan Questions ahead of Super Bowl LIV
What was your most memorable moment of the season? Is cereal a soup? Keiana Martin asked the 49ers the important fan questions via Twitter during Super Bowl LIV Opening Night.
Dontae Johnson Sets 49ers Up for Touchdown with an Interception
Johnson hauled in the tipped ball to set the 49ers up with great field position in the fourth quarter vs. Broncos.
Dontae Johnson Breaks Up Slant Pass
Johnson got his hand in the way and knocked away a pass intended for Dante Pettis during Wednesday's practice.
Dontae Johnson Snapchats Warriors 73rd Win
The San Francisco 49ers defensive back, with a little help from fullback Bruce Miller, took over the team's Snapchat account as he watched Golden State break the all-time win record.
Dontae Johnson: Anything to 'Help Team Win'
Rookie DB Dontae Johnson talks about his progression as a player and his willingness to play multiple positions to help the team.