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Inside Scouting Report: RB Gartrell Johnson

RB Gartrell Johnson (Kevin Terrell/Getty)'s Samantha Fillerup caught up with Colorado State recruiting coordinator Greg Peterson to get the inside scoop on rookie RB Gartrell Johnson. How does Johnson compare to Michael Turner? And why does he have a leg-up on the rest of the Chargers rookies? Find out in this exclusive interview.

Fourth-round pick Gartrell Johnson enjoyed a dominant career at Colorado State. He was finally given a chance to be "the man" as a senior and responded in a big way, carrying 278 times for 1,476 yards (5.3 ypc) and 12 touchdowns. This season, the Chargers hope Johnson can replace the power-running component that was lost with the defection of Michael Turner to the Atlanta Falcons. Beyond this... Recommended Stories

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