Chad Johnson Reportedly Impresses While Working out with CFL's Alouettes

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistApril 16, 2014

via @ochocinco

Chad Johnson is working to try to get back into football, and judging by the reports, he has impressed while working out for a team.

No NFL team has given him a shot recently, but the CFL's Montreal Alouettes are working Johnson out this week. The video above shows that the 36-year-old still has something left in the tank.

Update: Thursday, April 17 at 1:45 p.m. ET

Chad Johnson is back.

The dynamic receiver impressed the Montreal Alouettes enough to earn a contract with the team:

[Montreal AlouettesCFL]

--End of Update--'s Jason La Canfora reported that the Alouettes have been impressed by the receiver's showing:

It looks like the man formerly known as Ochocinco is taking advantage of his opportunity to play the sport that he loves.

Johnson also posted some photos of him in action:

[Chad Johnson, Jason La Canfora; h/t Black Sports Online]