Straight and narrow pays off for rising CB 

May, 9, 2013
Mike Johnson (Clearwater, Fla./Countryside) now sits as one of the top cornerbacks on the board for several colleges. His rise to this position, though, could have gone much differently.

Johnson wasn't a bad kid by any stretch. But as he got older, and so too did his friends, an increasing amount of trials and temptations presented themselves. Some gave in, but Johnson didn't.

And perhaps his extracurricular activities, most notably football, kept him going in the right direction.

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