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Eagles' Long announces retirement

3 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long is hanging up his cleats after an 11-year NFL career. The 34-year-old took to social media on Saturday to announce the news.
Cheers. Been a hell of a journey. Eleven years and I can honestly say I put my soul into every minute of it. Highs and lows. I've seen them both and I appreciate the perspective. Gratitude and love to those who lifted me up. pic.twitter.com/Ap8zi73Ifl - Chris Long May 19, 2019
The St. Louis Rams selected Long with the second overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft. After spending his first eight NFL seasons with the Rams, Long...
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Eagles' Chris Long announces NFL retirement on Twitter

3 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

After debating it last season, defensive end Chris Long has finally decided to call it a career. The veteran pass-rusher posted a tweet announcing his retirement from the NFL. “Cheers. Been a hell of a journey. Eleven years and I can honestly say I put my soul into every minute of it. Highs and lows. I've seen them both and I appreciate the perspective. Gratitude and love to those who lifted me up,” he wrote. Long is the second significant retirement today, after offensive lineman Travis Swanson decided to hang up his cleats earlier Saturday. The second overall pick back in 2008, Long had...
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Former Patriots, Eagles DE Chris Long Announces Retirement Via Twitter

3 monthes ago   |   By NESN

Chris Long was a vital piece to the New England Patriots Super Bowl LI win, as well as the Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl LII victory. Now, the defensive end is riding into the sunset.
Long, 34, announced his retirement Saturday on Twitter after 11 years in the league.
Check it out:
Cheers. Been a hell of a journey. Eleven years and I can honestly say I put my soul into every minute of it. Highs and lows. I've seen them both and I appreciate the perspective. Gratitude and love to those who lifted me up. pic.twitter.com/Ap8zi73Ifl
- Chris Long May 19, 2019
A classy post from a classy...
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Philadelphia Eagles' Chris Long announces retirement from NFL in Twitter post

Philadelphia Eagles' Chris Long announces retirement from NFL in Twitter post

3 monthes ago   |   By USA Today

Chris Long is calling it a career after 11 seasons in the NFL. Long indicated in a Twitter post Saturday that his NFL playing career was complete.
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Eagles' defensive lineman Chris Long announces retirement from NFL

3 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

Philadelphia Eagles defensive lineman Chris Long has announced his retirement from the NFL.
The two-time Super Bowl Champion wrote on Twitter saying that he is calling it a career after playing 11 seasons.
Cheers. Been a hell of a journey. Eleven years and I can honestly say I put my soul into every minute of it. Highs and lows. I've seen them both and I appreciate the perspective. Gratitude and love to those who lifted me up. pic.twitter.com/Ap8zi73Ifl
- Chris Long May 19, 2019
“Cheers,” Long wrote. “Been a hell of a journey. Eleven years and I can honestly say I put my soul into every...
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Former Patriots, Eagles DE Chris Long Retires From Football Via Twitter

3 monthes ago   |   By NESN

Chris Long was a vital piece to the New England Patriots Super Bowl 51 win, as well as the Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl 52 victory. Now, the defensive end is riding into the sunset.
Long, 34, announced his retirement Saturday on Twitter after 10 years in the league.
Check it out:
Cheers. Been a hell of a journey. Eleven years and I can honestly say I put my soul into every minute of it. Highs and lows. I've seen them both and I appreciate the perspective. Gratitude and love to those who lifted me up. pic.twitter.com/Ap8zi73Ifl
- Chris Long May 19, 2019
A classy post from a classy...
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Former Eagles defensive end Chris Long announces retirement

Former Eagles defensive end Chris Long announces retirement

3 monthes ago   |   By UPI

Veteran defensive end Chris Long announced his retirement from the NFL on Saturday night though his personal Twitter page.
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Eagles' Long says he's retiring after 11 seasons

3 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

Eagles defensive end Chris Long announced on social media Saturday night that he is retiring from the NFL after 11 seasons and two Super Bowl titles.
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Eagles' Chris Long Announces NFL Retirement on Twitter After 11 Seasons

3 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long announced his retirement from the NFL at the age of 34 on Saturday after 11 seasons in the league...
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Super Bowl champ Chris Long announces retirement

3 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

One of the most consistent pass rushers of the past decade has called it quits. Chris Long announced his retirement in a social media post Saturday evening. Long, 34, enjoyed a ton of success during a career that started with him being the second overall pick of the then-St. Louis Rams back in 2009. He recorded 70 sacks over an 11-year career. The latter part of Long's career was spent as a situational pass rusher for multiple championship contenders. He earned a title with the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI and defeated the same Patriots squad as a member of the Eagles the...
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Chris Long retires after 11 seasons

3 monthes ago   |   By Pro Football Talk

Defensive lineman Chris Long, the second overall pick in the draft, two-time Super Bowl champion, and 2019 Walter Payton Man of the Year, has retired from the game. “Cheers,” he tweeted on Saturday night. “Been a hell of a journey. Eleven years and I can honestly say I put my soul into every minute of
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Did Eagles defensive end Chris Long announce his retirement?

Did Eagles defensive end Chris Long announce his retirement?

3 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

Chris Long tweeted out a message Saturday that hinted at his retirement.
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