"One thing about success is that it's not a destination, but a journey," says Ha Ha Clinton-Dix.
And what a journey it's been for the former Alabama safety. From Eatonville, Florida to the bright lights of New York City, Clinton-Dix spent a whirlwind few days signing autographs, meeting NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and participating in Play 60 events.
All of this culminated on Thursday night when his named was called in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He became a member of the Green Bay Packers.
"I'm ready for it," he says.
We have no doubt.