Chad Javon Johnson (born January 9, 1978), formerly known as Chad Ochocinco, is an American football wide receiver who currently plays Canadian football for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He played college football for both Santa Monica College and Oregon State University. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and played for the Bengals for ten seasons. In 2011, Johnson was traded to the New England Patriots. In his lone season with the Patriots, he played in Super Bowl XLVI. During the 2012 preseason, Johnson played for the Miami Dolphins, but was released following his domestic violence arrest.