By Joseph Hayes
Troy Burrell knows what it is like to live out his dream.
From playing a key role on the Port Huron High School football team to becoming the star receiver at Wayne State University, Burrell took a step-by-step approach by working hard consistently to become everything he hoped to be.
Then Burrell took the biggest step yet when he became an undrafted free agent pick up of the Detroit Lions and even played with Lions all-time great receiver Calvin Johnson and quarterback Matthew Stafford.
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As Burrell has continued to have success off the field even after his football career has concluded, he hasn’t forgotten where he has come from.
Now he is helping the next generation of athletes live out their dreams as well with his new company Burrell Sports Performance and he is helping a new crop of athletes have success with more hard work and dedication.
Hear from Burrell as he discusses his training academy with Joseph Hayes and everything he has been up to after retiring from football: