Seahawks Wide Receiver Sidney Rice Retiring at the Age of 27 [TWEET]
Best of luck to you Sidney!
Seattle Seahawks fans got some bad but not surprising news Wednesday. Wide receiver Sidney Rice announced that he is retiring from the NFL.
WR Sidney Rice has announced his retirement from the @nfl. READ: [http://t.co/krW8Ixv50F] pic.twitter.com/nOyea590cQ
— Seattle Seahawks (@Seahawks) July 23, 2014
At 27-years old he should be entering in to the prime of his career, but due to a series of injuries throughout his career—especially concussions—he decided to walk away from the game.
“…I just figure at this point I have the rest of my life ahead of me and I want to be able to function and do things later down the road.”