Calvin Johnson Jr. is a former American football wide receiver; he is widely regarded as one of the greatest wide receivers of all time. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions of the National Football League, second overall in the 2007 NFL Draft, and played for the Lions for all of his professional career before he retired. He previously played college football at Georgia Tech, where he was twice recognized as an All-American.
|For me, to just have my own shoe is unbelievable. As a kid, you see Jordans and wonder what that feels like to have your own shoe, and the fact that I have one is really surreal.|
|I have my own people that make my clothes because it's hard for me to find stuff that fits.|
|I was a baseball guy. Mom wouldn't let me play football when I was little because she was scared I'd get hurt. So, I finally convinced her to let me play in 7th grade.|
|I'm a Southern guy, so Jeezy, T.I., and Outkast are always playing on my iPod.|
|It wasn't really until the 10th or 11th grade when I started to play well, and football took the place of baseball, which was my love when I was five years old. I don't know what happened; baseball just got boring to me, I guess.||Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex|