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Matt Light received the proper send-off at Gillette Stadium yesterday, retiring after his 11-year career as Tom Brady's blind side. Citing family and health as the main reasons, he made the decision to hang up the cleats. Matt, who played college football at Purdue, was drafted by the Patriots in the 2nd round of the 2001 Draft. He spoke at length during and after his send-off, later revealing in a private moment his battle with Crohn's disease. He was diagnosed with the bowel disease in his first year in the NFL.
3 Comments:
  • GL Matt ! Thanks for the years !
  • We don't want Jake Long! We don't want Cris Long! We have Matt Light and as everybody knows, ...2 Longs don't make a Light!!!
    Thanks for the years of pro football Matt! You're one of the best in the NFL.
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