Next steps for Michael Johnson

Perhaps a little spooked by the types of deals he saw some of his DE brethren getting around the league -- just $15 million over two seasons for Cliff Avril, just $5 million for 2013 for Michael Bennett -- Cincinnati Bengals franchise taggee Michael Johnson made the decision to sign his one-year franchise tender for $11.175 million, according to Joe Reedy of the Cincinnati Enquirer. So now what?