Julian Blackmon saw his rookie season end early due to a torn Achilles, so the Colts third-year safety has plenty of sympathy and words of encouragement for punter Rigoberto Sanchez, who suffered the same injury just days ago.
Who better than me to teach people they can come back from this kind of an injury? Look how well I’m doing coming off of it. – Colts safety Julian Blackmon on battling through major injuries early in his career
Blackmon joined Kevin & Query on Thursday morning on the final day of training camp at Grand Park to discuss a number of topics with the season right around the corner:
- Celebrating his 24th birthday at training camp
- Overcoming injuries and thoughts on Rigoberto Sanchez
- His role in the new defensive scheme
- Growing up in Utah
- His singing ability
- Taking on more of a leadership role
- His personal goals for 2022
I want to win Comeback Player of the Year. I want to come back and play at a high level and be dominant. – Julian Blackmon on his personal goals for 2022
To hear the full interview, click on the link below and be sure to listen to Kevin & Query every weekday morning from 7-10 on 93.5 & 107.5 The Fan!