Greatest Speech You've Never Heard - CHAMPION OF ADVERSITY | Inspiration Inky Johnson
November 5, 2019
Inky Johnson was born in Kirkwood on the east side of Atlanta. Growing up in his grandmothers 2 bedroom house with14 people sleeping on the floor with roaches and rats. At a young age he evaluated his surroundings and chose not to sell drugs or join gangs like his uncles did, He made the decision that he would go to the NFL in order to get his family out of their situation. Inky and his cousin would race each other every night on their street until one day they were spotted by a Football Coach who offered them free training. Inky Johnson eventually was Playing college football. On September 9, 2006. It started as a normal college football game in Neyland Stadium. A routine tackle turned into a life-threatening injury, and nothing has been normal for Inky ever since. Not with a paralysed right arm. Not with daily pain. Not with constant physical challenges.