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Lesson learned for Rams rookie John Johnson

Lesson learned for Rams rookie John Johnson

Rams rookie John Johnson seemed to be a quick study.

At UC Irvine, site of the Rams training camp, there was no trace of the crew that filmed “Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Los Angeles Rams” last season.

But at least one scene from the HBO series lingered with Johnson, who said he watched the show before the Rams picked him in the third round of the NFL draft.

“I loved it,” Johnson said as rookies reported to training camp Wednesday. “I remember a guy got released for having a girl over during this time, so I learned my lesson from there.”

If Johnson can grasp the playbook as quickly as the training camp rules, the 6-foot, 205-pound safety could earn...

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