Derrick Johnson Having Best Season Ever at 33 Despite Rupturing Achilles Tendon Last Year

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson ruptured his achilles tendon last year at the age of 32.  This year, he is back and is having his best season ever at the age of 33. This is quite rare in the NFL or for that matter any sport.

The Kansas City Star has a great article on Johnson’s recovery from his achilles tendon rupture and his excellent season.