While endorsement deals have been flirting with him, he's strickly taken a no-nonsense approach. "...there's nothing that is going to take away from my football."
When asked if he's been working out since the draft, his response was "Of Course".
Some lighthearted information about Shockey can also be found at NFL.com where they did a rookie redux and asked five rookies questions such as what their favorite TV show was. His response: The Simpsons and Seinfeld.