This week we are joined by New Orleans Saints fullback, Austin Johnson. Get to know this football Pro and what he had to do to get there. Between training, traveling, and trying to to stay healthy, Johnson is motivated everyday simply by “wanting it more” than his competition.
John and Austin rap about life as an NFL player. Though the perks are a-plenty, Austin stays true to his somewhat humble beginnings. He feels he has an edge over other players because scouts initially didn’t think he had what it took to play professional football. Joke’s on them. Now he says that chip on his shoulder has done nothing but fuel the fire and determination to stick around for as long as possible.
What role did CrossFit play in prepping him for the NFL and how did he evolve into the self-proclaimed Power Athlete you see today? To find out…listen now.
You can stalk Austin Johnson in your free time by following him on instagram @austinj40. Also, come football season, you’ll be able to catch him playing for the Saints. Don’t forget to stay connected to Power Athlete posts, happenings, and bullshit memes by following us on IG @poweratletehq.
A strength and conditioning coach since 2009, Cali has worked with numerous athletes spanning from rugby players to cross country skiers. Almost immediately after finding CrossFit in 2010, she was introduced to a program that better suited her athletic goals. With her existing background in powerlifting and football, she became a natural devotee to CFFB/PowerAthlete and testament to it's effectiveness. In 2012, she left D.C. and headed for the state named after her to be a part of the CrossFit Football Seminar Staff and a Jedi of Power Athlete HQ. Cali currently resides in Seattle where she works full time in law enforcement.
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