Rashad Johnson talks lost fingertip

Arizona Cardinals safety describes gruesome injury, ensuing national attention

Originally Published: September 27, 2013
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

SARASOTA, Fla. – Rashad Johnson walked into the fourth-floor suite at the Ritz-Carlton hotel and threw out an almost sheepish grin.

On Thursday afternoon, after the obligatory explanation of his recent, peculiarly gruesome injury, the Arizona Cardinals' starting safety laughed.

How many times in the past five days had he been asked to explain what happened?

"Hundreds of times," he said, laughing again. "Literally."

Johnson ...

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