Joey Julius story is not typical for a student-athlete.

The hard-hitting Penn State kicker that many across the nation have come to know — and love — battled an eating disorder throughout college. He opened up on the issue in a recent Facebook post.

On Friday, he was featured on “Good Morning America.”

Here’s Julius’ story:

Julius now has the ability to impact the thousands of people who battle eating disorders. If this story was any indication, Julius will make a difference in no time.