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University of Tennessee football player Inky Johnson was 8 games away from playing in the NFL when tragedy struck. Inky Johnson now inspires others because he refuses to let tragedy define his life. You’ll be moved by his incredible journey of a life filled with faith and perseverance that will make him a bigger hero today than he ever could have been with a stellar NFL career.
About Inky Johnson
Inky Johnson’s dream had always been to play professional sports. For him, just a few games away from entering the NFL draft, this football game in 2006 changed everything. A routine tackle turned into a life-threatening injury, and nothing has been normal for Inky ever since.
You might think his injury would have destroyed his motivation and crushed his spirit. You’ll see a man who looks in the face of defeat and says, “Am I really failing, or is God prevailing?” You’ll see a man gripped by the promise that God has purposes and plans far beyond our own.
And you’ll be inspired by his relentless determination, which he loves to impart to others through his dramatic story. Executives, sports teams, church members, and young people all benefit from the raw energy of his charismatic speaking. Whether the topic is leadership, teamwork, or perseverance, Inky inspires his audiences to embrace the challenges of life.
- For the latest updates, news and information, visit him online at: http://www.inkyjohnson.com
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Biography. It started as a normal college football game in Neyland Stadium. If anything, the event was an afterthought, dropped into the schedule at the last minute. For Inky Johnson, though, the game changed everything. A routine tackle turned into a life-threatening injury, and nothing has been normal …
Inky Johnson brings inspirational message to Auburn on Sunday Motivational speaker Inky Johnson, former University of Tennessee football player, will pay a visit to the Hotel at Auburn University to share his words of wisdom and triumph on Sunday. “He’s pretty inspiring,” said Dena Little, Storybook Farm founder.
Football star turned motivational speaker Inky Johnson to speak at Community Bible Church in Stockbridge STOCKBRIDGE — Motivational speaker and former University of Tennessee defensive back Inky Johnson will speak at Community Bible Church in Stockbridge at 7 p.m. on Oct. 17. A graduate of Crim High School who now lives in Ellenwood, Johnson was a talented …
Senators, ex-UT football player to headline governor’s event NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker and former University of Tennessee football player Inky Johnson will be the keynote speakers this year at the governor’s annual conference. A news release from the Tennessee Department …