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REPORT: Former New England Patriots DT retired after suffering a heart attack

Well here’s some scary news. Last season, Patriots defensive lineman Armond Armstead surprised everyone by retiring at just 23 years old. At the time, he didn’t give any information as to why he would be leaving the NFL at such a young age, but court documents from Armsead’s lawsuit agains USC reveal a frightening cause. According to the court papers, Armstead suffered a heart...
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March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Armond Armstead’s Retirement Won’t Affect Patriots’ Defensive Plans

The Armond Armstead saga isn’t so funny anymore. The young defensive tackle never made it onto an NFL field after being signed by the New England Patriots out of the CFL last February, announcing his retirement on Wednesday. Armstead was affectionately referred to as “The Sasquatch” by Patriots fans and media when he would disappear for stretches at a time during the 2013...
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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