Found May 19, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
Free agency quarterback Charlie Batch told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review that he’s not ready to retire just yet. “I’m not closing the door,” the former Steel Valley High star said. “I’m open to whatever is out there for me.” Batch says he wouldn’t working in an NFL front office. “I’d definitely be open to (Steelers GM) Kevin Colbert teaching me his job,” Batch said. After drafting Landry Jones last month, I can’t imagine the Steelers bringing back Batch who’s currently 38 years-old.  It might time for him to pursue his a new career. Need NFL Tickets? The post Charlie Batch not ready to retire just yet appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

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