Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 11/10/14

ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 13: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons pulls in this reception against Gibril Wilson #28 of the Miami Dolphins at Georgia Dome on September 13, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Here is the statement Gonzales released about his return courtesy of Pro Football Talk. “After discussing it with my family and really, truly struggling with this decision, I informed the Falcons that I would like to return for one more shot,” Gonzalez told Glazer. “Considering how this season ended, I wanted to give it another run with Matt [Ryan], Smitty [head coach Mike Smith] and the guys we have in there. It was the first time I had won a playoff game and hopefully coming back once more we can take it one step further.”
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