Retired NFL Player Calvin Johnson: Team Tried To Silence Talk About Concussions

Former Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson talks about the common occurrence of getting a concussion, which led to his decision to retire.

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down the Royals and there's certain things man, by, the way that you know can I'm watching him, , it is so let me tell you know I'm forty-five years old, I did all I could to try to add to build a career professionally to play soccer in, and you know was able to travel the world my played in Europe and insisted and and and I played until I was in my seriously into my early to mid twenties and then I've played throughout just you know still kicking the ball around, I will tell you this, my body, at times, just suck, it does my knees hurt at times I've got you know, my my toes have been busted up a its sometimes the literally it is easy you have no idea just the things that you do with the years of training, and that we're not talking with a concussion