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:
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CBSSports.com's Jason La Canfora reported that the Alouettes have been impressed by the receiver's showing:
Montreal (CFL) brass has been quite impressed with @ochocinco in the first 2 days of their minicamp. He's back on the field w/them Thur...— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April 17, 2014
"He seems really excited to be back on the football field," one source said of @ochocinco. His tryout continues in Florida tomorrow— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April 17, 2014
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: