Johnny Knox

Johnny Knox

About Johnny Knox

Johnny Knox (born November 3, 1986) is a former American football wide receiver. He was selected by the Chicago Bears as the 140th overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft, through a draft pick they acquired in the Kyle Orton-Jay Cutler trade. He played college football for Abilene Christian. As a result of a devastating spinal injury sustained in a regular season game against the Seattle Seahawks in 2011, he decided to retire from the NFL on February 13, 2013.