Originally posted on The Scores Report  |  Last updated 7/31/13

ATLANTA - DECEMBER 13: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons against the New Orleans Saints at Georgia Dome on December 13, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
I remember when Tony Gonzalez had a down year in 2010, his second year with the Atlanta Falcons. A “down” year for Tony G consisted of 70 receptions for 656 yards and 6 TUDS. The whispers began to circulate about his days as a premier tight end being over and speculation was rampant that his career was nearing it’s end. In the ensuing two years, Gonzalez accumulated 173 recs for 1,805 yards and 15 TD for an average yearly stat-line of 87 rec for 903 yards and roughly 8 TUDs. The longtime Kansas City Chief enters his 17th NFL season this year; does that make you feel as old as it does me? In the video below, I spoke to Tony about the secrets of his success, longevity and his new partnership with Clear Men Scalp Therapy. You can read the full interview here. Check out the Clear Men Scalp Therapy Facebook page here.
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