At first it seemed like a difficult reality to accept, but what made it easier was that it was realistic to not play football forever. He was happy to be able to go through this at a young age because it allowed him to plan accordingly for what he would do with life after football. Overall, he wouldn’t do anything differently because he enjoyed his time with the Redskins.  “I was able to learn a lot about life, myself, and other people and their backgrounds. Football is a really diverse sport and I love it.” Full story here.