Antrel Rolle Announces Retirement from NFL

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Former Arizona Cardinals, New York Giants, and Chicago Bears safety Antrel Rolle has announced his retirement from the NFL after 11 seasons.

Rolle, 33, played in the NFL for 11 seasons with those three different teams. He spent five seasons with the Cardinals, five with the Giants, and one with the Bears. He was not signed to a team this season, which is why he has not played a down of football since last season. Last season, Rolle played in 7 games and recorded 35 tackles and 1 pass defensed.

Over his 11-year NFL career, Rolle played in 155 games and recorded 836 tackles, 4 sacks, 8 forced fumbles, 5 fumble recoveries, 26 interceptions, 4 touchdowns, 71 passes defended, and 22 stuffs.

His career highs in an NFL season are 16 games played (2006, 2007, and 2008 with the Cardinals, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 with the Giants), 98 tackles (2013 with Giants), 2 sacks (2013 with Giants), 2 forced fumbles (2006 with Cardinals), 2 fumble recoveries (2010 with Giants), 6 interceptions (2013 with Giants), 12 passes defended (2013 with Giants), and 5 stuffs (2010 with Giants).

-Asher Fair