John Epps is a scout for Nike.
- "I just... I've never seen anything–"
"I think the answer you're looking for involves a dollar sign and three or four extra commas. Come on, step into my office."
- ―John Epps and Bobby Fish
John Epps witnessed Luke Cage's feats of strength and skill at the Harlem Jets practice field, and approached him to talk about a possible sponsorship deal. Epps was taken aside by Bobby Fish who told him that any offer he made had to involve a dollar sign and several zeroes.