"First thing I think about Jason is his character, what he stands for. He's just such a special man," Fitzgerald said. "I think any young person in this league would look to him as somebody you want to model your career after, personally as well as professionally."
"I would say they're damn lucky," Fitzgerald said. "It took them 18 regular-season games to be humbled. I got my humble pie Week 2 of my rookie year - a big, big dose of it. Then it happened a few more times my rookie season."