Michael Johnson: Community ManMarch 18th, 2014
So what has new Bucs defensive end Michael Johnson been doing during his vacation time since scoring a gigantic pay from Team Glazer and the Bucs?
Johnson revealed yesterday on SiriusXM NFL Radio that he’s not been sipping cognac in Aruba or making it rain on Dale Mabry Highway.
Johnson is known in NFL circles for his community work, specifically with kids. You can check out his website to be impressed.
NFL Radio host Bruce Murray gave Johnson a chance to plug an upcoming kids camp in his hometown of Selma, Alabama, and Johnson referenced that he’s been busy making plans to serve his new neighbors in the Bay area.
“I’m excited to get down in Tampa in their community as well. I was talking [Monday] to their community relations people and it’s going to be a very smooth transition, so I’m excited by all that,” Johnson said.
Joe thought that was pretty cool. Johnson isn’t even a Buccaneer for six days and he’s working with the Buccaneers’ community relations team already. Wow. Johnson likely doesn’t even have a place to live in town yet.
The Bucs report back to work on April 7. It seems Johnson will be a fantastic addition to the community. Now if he can only rack up 11 sacks and scare NFC quarterbacks …