As Phil Knight continues to transition into a new role after stepping down as CEO and announcing his plans to leave his post as Chairman of Nike, the brand co-founder took some time to sit down with USA Today Sports. In a wide-ranging interview, Knight discussed what his future role in the company will look like, sharing that, "I didn't say I'm walking away. I said I was stepping down as chairman. I won't walk away. I'll be carried away." Knight also shared his thoughts on the rising competition with Under Armour in the footwear market, his vote for the brand's best commercial of all time, and his take on Sonny Vaccaro's role in forming the Jordan Brand. Catch the full video below and read the related article here.
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