Category: retirement

Brian Dawkins Retires Content with his Outstanding 16-Year NFL Career

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

There are plenty of NFL players that we can sit around and talk about how they retired a season or two too late, putting an unceremonious close to otherwise great careers.  Brian Dawkins will not be one of those players. The 16-year NFL veteran retired on Monday via Twitter, putting ...

After Taking Maryland to New Heights, Gary Williams Looks Ahead to the Next Chapter in Life

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

It's been about a week and a half since Gary Williams retired from his head-coaching post at Maryland, and he hasn't been hasty in jumping to his first opportunity outside of the coaching business. That doesn't mean he'll be sitting around the next time the Terrapins tip off. Williams spent more ...

Walter Jones: “There’s no other teams. There’s no sharing. I’m a Seahawk for Life.”

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

The greatest player that Mike Holmgren says he ever coached just retired. We're not breaking any news here. Number Four is still grabbing headlines with his wavering (and ankle surgery) and Jerry Rice and Joe Montana have not attempted to unretire, just retire in at least five years. Walter Jones ...

Bobby Bowden To Coach One Last Game at Florida State

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

Bobby Bowden orchestrated one of the great runs in college football, building Florida State into a powerhouse that produced two national titles, dozens of All-Americans and some of the most memorable missed field goals ever. After 34 years as Florida State’s football coach, the road for Bobby Bowden will soon ...

Mike Mussina Calling It Quits

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

Listen to legendary Orioles and Yankees pitcher Mike Mussina talk to WFAN on Thursday about his decision to retire. Mussina ironically is going out after his first 20-win season, a decision that he explains candidly in a good interview. [caption id="attachment_1401" align="alignnone" width="180" caption="It"][/caption] Listen here

The Elusive Barry Sanders

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

You don't see or hear much from Barry Sanders since his retirement from the NFL. He joins The Sports Guys on 104.3 The Fan in Denver in a rare media appearance.