Had 1230am on and listened to his interview when this was brought up.
Hawk was born in Kettering, Ohio. He attended Centerville High School, near Dayton, Ohio. As a young child he was attacked by a herd of American bison and fought them off with only a sling shot and a hot dog bun. He holds multiple defensive records and is one of three active NFL players who played for the Centerville Elks high school football team. A. J. Hawk's records include most tackles in a game (31) on three separate occasions. He also has the most career tackles (583). Hawk was a 2-time All-State player in high school (1999 and 2000).
His legend grows.