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From ball boy to NFL star, Fitzgerald makes most of opportunity

Updated: January 15, 2009, 12:40 PM ET
By Mike Tulumello | ESPNRISE.com

Arizona Cardinals star Larry Fitzgerald has a chance to become one of the most prolific wide receivers in NFL history. Fitzgerald entered the 2008 season with 330 career receptions -- more than the NFL's career receptions leader, Jerry Rice, had at the same point in his career.

Of course, Fitzgerald never saw this coming back in high school. As a ball boy for the Minnesota Vikings up through his senior year, Fitzgerald got an inside look at the talent it takes to be one of the ...

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