Ex-Eagles special teams captain Chris Maragos retires


Old Philadelphia Eagles particular groups captain Chris Maragos is making an try it quits.
The 32-yr-dilapidated particular groups stalwart announced his retirement Tuesday.

What an improbable stir, thankful for everybody who made it so gargantuan! pic.twitter.com/8X3icR3kGI—
Chris Maragos (@ChrisMaragos)
July 16, 2019

Maragos joined the Eagles in 2014 after three years with the Seattle Seahawks and one season with the San Francisco 49ers in 2010.

A core particular-teamer in Philly, Maragos suffered a devastating knee injure in every single place in the 2017 season after staunch six games. He underwent extra than one surgical procedures the previous two years, these days challenge his third surgical operation on the problematic knee. He spent all of 2018 on the physically unable to love checklist. The Eagles launched the defensive abet in February.
In his eight-yr profession, Maragos began three games and compiled 90 whole tackles.
An undrafted free agent out of Wisconsin, Maragos carved out an NFL arena of interest as a assorted team standout, incomes recognize in every single place in the Eagles locker room after arriving in 2014, and rising to a captain role earlier than an injure worn out the final years of his profession.
Maragos won a Spacious Bowl ring with the Seahawks in 2013, and change into on the Eagles’ Lombardi-winning 2017 squad, even though he change into indolent for Philly’s Spacious Bowl grab due to the the knee injure.
Assorted retirement’s taking set up Tuesday:
1. Old Denver Broncos, New York Giants and Tampa Bay Buccaneers circulate rusher Robert Ayers announced his retirement.

THATS ALL FOLKS • SO THANKFUL… Used to be a helluva stride @NFL but the time has attain.. On to the next chapter of life…. #Retired #Blessed https://t.co/NEibDgqw3N— Robert E. Ayers Jr (@1_900_ayersjr)
July 16, 2019

Ayers compiled 35 sacks and 270 tackles in 9 NFL seasons. The 33-yr-dilapidated closing performed in 2017 for Tampa. Ayers signed with the Detroit Lions closing August but change into reduce abet the following day.

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