True Titans Update: Titans Chris Johnson Adds Weight, Looks Forward To 2012 Season

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Chris Johnson draped a toy wrestling belt over his shoulder as he began his media session Friday with reporters.

The 2009 NFL rushing champ added a title to his collection moments before.

“I’m the championship of the locker room in rock, paper, scissors,” Johnson said with a broad smile that drew laughter from teammates. “I worked so hard for it. I’ve been working for this since I was 3 years old. A lot of hard work — I give all my thanks to God.”

For the record, Johnson advanced through the tournament by casting a rock, then a scissors in the final round to beat reserve running back Herb Donaldson. While Johnson joked about hard work being the reason he won the schoolyard game that hinges more on luck, he’s been totally serious in the weight room and on the practice fields this offseason.

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