Former Detroit Lions head coach and current Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator, Jim Schwartz, was never well-known for his decorum. After a player of Calvin Johnson‘s caliber hangs up the cleats, even the most boorish of coaches can’t resist paying tribute to an all time great. Schwartz had some kind words regarding our beloved Megatron, but in all fairness, has there ever been any negative criticism surrounding Johnson?
Here is the statement Schwartz released:
— FOX 2 Sports (@FOX2Sports) March 8, 2016
There is no doubt, Calvin will always be recognized as a class act. He is the consummate professional and an unparalleled role model at a position that is known for engendering the diva attitude. Maybe Schwartz could have learned a thing or two from Calvin on how to carry oneself in a professional manner.