Former Titans RB Chris Johnson Laughs Off His Rumored Relationship With ‘Selling Tampa’ Star Karla Giorgio

Published 03/24/2022, 8:03 AM EDT

Former NFL franchise Tennessee Titans RB Chris Johnson was finding difficulty at keeping a straight face while facing questions about his past. He reacted suspiciously while talking about his ex and ‘Selling Tampa’ star Karla Giorgio. During the Tea Time segment of the podcast, co-host Brandon Marshall asked Johnson about the actress, which made him spill his tea in the final moments of the video.

In an exciting ‘I Am Athlete’ podcast session, Johnson shares the details from his retirement from the NFL and the highs and lows within the game. He also opened up about his 2015 near-death experience.

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While there haven’t been any verifications from both Giorgio and Johnson about their relationship, his reaction to questions about her seems to hint they are close. Both Johnson and Giorgio share the co-parenting duties of their twin children CJ and Kaden. The former Titans RB might also be the ex that Giorgio refers to on her Netflix show “Selling Tampa”.

Chris Johnson opens up about the life after retirement

He does disclose that many doubted him early on for only focusing on football. He opens up on how difficult it was to live without it. Johnson also shared his passion for opening coffee shops and getting into that business. He gives away tips about entrepreneurship and how he was passionate about coffee. He added that he had a change of perspective over time and admits to being learning about this industry.

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Johnson is considered to be one of the best players at his position in franchise history. The 3-time Pro Bowler is the only player to record the most scrimmage yards (2,509) in a single campaign. The East Carolina player was a special talent as he ranks third all-time in Tennessee’s history for rushing yards.

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Johnson’s intuition for recognizing big plays was impressive and did carry lackluster offenses throughout his NFL career. While a Hall of Fame induction might be debatable, a Tennessee‘s Ring Of Honor induction might not be far away. Johnson is truly one of the best to ever play in his position in the NFL, and he seems to be living life to the fullest.

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Anuj Tazhatuveetil

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An NFL author at EssentiallySports, Anuj Tazhatuveetil is pursuing a Master's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. Initially, he worked as a freelance content writer and later as a part of Sports404. An unquenchable thirst to learn about all things NFL and NBA, adding to a rather healthy obsession with playing outdoor sports like basketball, and soccer with an almost encyclopedic knowledge of this industry make him a sports aficionado.

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