Patrick Peterson's League of Gentlemen

From the Gridiron

He and Calvin Johnson honor a hard fought game.

Sep 18, 2013 | 02:55 PM

Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson, of the Arizona Cardinals, showed his true colors last weekend. He was tasked with defending Calvin Johnson, the Detroit Lions receiver, who is a force to be reckoned with. Patrick's defense was key in his team's 25-21 win, but the real victory happened between the two all-star players. They exchanged jerseys after the game—a rare occurrence in the NFL, and a sign that these opposing forces respect the hell out of each other.

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