NFL

Champ Bailey Officially Retires From The NFL With The Denver Broncos

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Three weeks ago, Champ Bailey announced that he would be retiring from the NFL after a long and fruitful career terrorizing NFL passers and receivers. The twelve time Pro Bowler and five time All-Pro spent the 10 seasons with the Denver Broncos. His previous five years in the league were spent in Washington. He had

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NFL

Tom Brady Gives An Amusingly Blunt Answer On When He Plans To Retire

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Some athletes simply don’t share when they’re going to retire before they have to. Some athletes (think Derek Jeter) announce their retirements in advance. As for Tom Brady, he’s not giving a specific retirement date but he gave people his general thought-process on when he’ll retire during his weekly appearance on WEEI’s Dennis & Callahan

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NBA

Longtime NBA Referee Dick Bavetta Has Retired

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Here’s a story that’s been bouncing around the rumor mill all summer, and now it’s official: longtime NBA referee Dick Bavetta has decided to call it quits, hanging up his whistle after 39 years and 2,635  consecutive regular season games. Bavetta, whose NBA career began on December 2, 1975, also officiated 270 playoff games and

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Misc

David Beckham May Want to Come Out of Retirement

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Like so many great athletes before him, David Beckham is finding it hard to stay away from the profession which launched him to stardom around the world. Yes, Beckham has the itch to make a comeback to soccer. No, he hasn’t scratched that itch yet: That’s right, the internationally renowned athlete is considering a comeback to

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Soccer, Sports

David Beckham’s Illustrious Career Gets The Lego Treatment

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David Beckham’s career began in Manchester United in 1992 where he became a fan favorite at Old Trafford for his insanely accurate and bendy boot on free kicks. Beckham had stints elsewhere including powerhouse Real Madrid and even in the States with the LA Galaxy. Beckham finished his career out on top as he just

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NBA, Sports

The Lakers Got Shaq’s Jersey All Backwards

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It was was Shaq’s big night yesterday, when the Lakers honored his retirement by hanging his jersey in the rafters among a few of the greatest players to ever don the purple and gold uniform. As you might have noticed in the photo above, Shaq is the first to have the new Lakers jersey retired,

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NFL

Randy Moss Planning A Return To The NFL

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Randy Moss’ retirement from football didn’t last very long. He stated off-field issues as the reason for retiring in 2011, and must have cleared up those issues already. Moss was quoted at his 35th birthday party telling reporters, “I just wanna go to a team and play some football.” He added that his family has

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Sports

Yao Ming Retires in China, Thanks Houston Rockets Fans (VIDEO)

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Houston Rockets center Yao Ming announces his retirement in Shanghai, China, and thanks Rockets fans on July 19, 2011.  Below is the video of the retirement with his words translated into English: “This will be just a comma, not a period,” Yao promised. “I will not leave basketball, I have many things to do.” “I

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