Johnny Jolly's story moves Packers Planet's heart

Jay Sorgi

Defensive tackle Johnny Jolly. Photo: Image by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Johnny Jolly's story moves Packers Planet's heart

By Jay Sorgi. CREATED Oct 13, 2013

"Out of a man's great pain can bring great promise." - Michael Irvin

Those words came Sunday morning out of the mouth of a former enemy of the Green Bay Packers about a man who, like Irvin, has had his battles with addiction and struck rock bottom.

Johnny Jolly's story, told on NFL Network Sunday morning, has moved the hearts of Packers Planet again.