Jimmy Johnson - Survivor: Nicaragua
Jimmy Johnson on social media: twitter
Seasons: 1 | Days: 8 | Wins: 0 | Jury: 0

Survivor: Nicaragua (2010) - 18th place, third out.

  • Voted out in Episode 3, "Glitter in Their Eyes" (Day 8).
Jimmy Johnson - Career statistics
Challenge stats Tribal council stats Jury stats
Season ChW ChA ChW% VFB VAP TCA TC% wTCR JVF TotJ JV% SurvSc SurvAv
S21: Nicaragua 0.11 0.32 0.34 1 8 2 0.29 1.17 - - - 0.63 1.28
Career 0.11 0.32 0.34 1 8 2 0.29 1.17 - - - 0.63 1.28
Jimmy Johnson - Challenge record
Survivor: Nicaragua - Click links to watch the challenges on YouTube
Hay Mate - Ep2 RC/IC
Barrel Roll - Ep3 RC/IC

Tribal/team challenge record (1-for-4)

  • Nicaragua Ep.1 RC: "Medallion of Power" - Doesn't find Medallion of Power. Counted as a tribal challenge, then sorted to Espada, which loses.
  • Nicaragua Ep.1 IC: "Getting Tanked" - Does the gutter stage for Espada, and Espada loses again.
  • Nicaragua Ep.2 RC/IC: "Hay-Mate" - Does the mud-run leg, and thanks to the Medallion of Power, Espada wins.
  • Nicaragua Ep.3 RC/IC: "Getting Barreled" - Rolls a barrel, directs Tyrone and Jimmy T's sandbag tossing rotation. But Espada loses again.


Individual challenge record (0-for-0):

  • Nicaragua: None.


Redemption/Exile Island duel record (0-for-0):

  • Nicaragua: None.


Career challenge totals
  • Team/tribal challenges
    Wins: 1
    Played: 4
    Win%: 0.25
    Sat out: --
  • Individual challenges
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
  • Duels
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
Jimmy Johnson - Tribal Council record
Survivor: Nicaragua
Ep1 Tribal Council
Ep3 Tribal Council

Idols held/played (0/0):

  • Nicaragua: None.


VFB - Votes for the person booted (1/2):


VAP - Votes against (8):

  • Nicaragua, Ep. 3: Eight votes, from Holly, Dan, Jane, Marty, Jill, Tyrone, Yve, and Jimmy T. (Voted out, 8-1.)


Jury votes made (0/0):

  • Nicaragua: None.


Career Tribal Council totals
  • Hidden idols
    Found: 0
    Played: 0
    Votes voided: --
  • Voting record
    VFB: 1
    Tribals: 2
    VAP: 8
  • Jury votes
    Made: 0
    For winners: --
    Received: --
Jimmy Johnson - Pictures
Survivor: Nicaragua image gallery
Jimmy Johnson - Interviews
Survivor: Nicaragua

Pre-game interviews


Post-game interviews

  • Gordon Holmes at XfinityTV.com (9/30/10): "Castaway interview: Jimmy Johnson"
  • Kate Stanhope at TVGuide.com (9/30/10): "Jimmy Johnson on His Biggest Regret and Why He Liked Playing on the Old Team"
  • Carrie Bell at People.com (10/1/10): "Survivor: Nicaragua Is Harder Than Coaching a Super Bowl Team"


Jimmy Johnson - Bios
Survivor: Nicaragua

From his official CBS bio page: (8/8/10)


"Occupation: Former NFL Coach
Personal Claim to Fame: Winning two college national championships with Arkansas (playing) and University of Miami (coaching) and winning two Super Bowl championships coaching the Dallas Cowboys.
Hobbies: Fishing, scuba diving and boating.
Pet Peeves: People being lazy or late.
3 Words to Describe You: Happy, intelligent and goal oriented.
Survivor Contestant You Are Most Like: Tom Westman, because he is trustworthy.
Reason for being on SurvivorFor the adventure!
Why you think you will be the sole Survivor: Because people can trust me, and I'm not a threat."