Tennessee Titans Chris Johnson Can’t Cross The Line Between Fun and Fool

August 12, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

"It's like Obama.  Obama was the first black president.  I could be the first black face of the NFL," declared Chris Johnson in an interview with Sporting News.
This offseason, there is no doubt that Chris Johnson has earned the label "cocky" if he hadn't already.  There are two kinds of cocky though, and Johnson is walking a fine line.
"Basically just come out here this year, another year, and try to get those 2,500 yards; make all my fantasy owners proud," answered Chris Johnson when asked about his goal in 2010.
A player can be "funny" cocky like Chad Ochocinco or Jared Allen.  Sure they have their few haters, but each creates many more laughs with their antics than scowls.
"Do any body got payton address I got to go get my award," tweeted Johnson after losing the MVP race.
The other type of cocky is a Terrell Owens or DeAngelo Hall type of attitude; someone who makes many enemies, on and off the field.

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