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JOHN CARLSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Arizona's 30-year-old tight end Carlson announces retirement

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Arizona Cardinals tight end John Carlson has announced his retirement from football, a week shy of his 31st birthday. In a statement released by the team, Carlson said that after ''much thought and consideration,'' he and his wife Danielle decided this was the best decision. The 6-foot-5, 248-pound Carlson played seven NFL seasons with Seattle, Minnesota and Arizona...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals TE John Carlson Announces His Retirement

Just one day after the Arizona Cardinals convened for offseason workouts, veteran tight end John Carlson has announced his retirement. The news was broken by Darren Urban of AZCardinals.com, who expressed surprise with the move given that Carlson had worked with the team on Monday. #AZCardinals TE John Carlson announces his retirement. A surprise — he was working with team just...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jermaine Gresham & Zach Miller Could Be Options For Cardinals Following John Carlson’s Retirement

On Tuesday, Cardinals TE John Carlson surprisingly announced that he’s retiring from the NFL. According to Kent Somers, the Cardinals were not shocked by the news, but they also weren’t aware of Carlson’s plan to retire before the draft or they may have targeted a tight end during last week’s draft. Charles Robinson mentions that the Cardinals could ... The post Jermaine...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals tight end John Carlson retires

The Arizona Cardinals are losing a tight end to retirement for the second straight season. Last year, tight end Jake Ballard retired during training camp and this year tight end John Carlson has decided to hang it up after six years in the NFL.   Carlson only played one year in Arizona, but played in all 16 games and caught at least one pass in each game last season. He issued a...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals TE John Carlson Announces Retirement From NFL

Cardinals TE John Carlson announced that he’s retiring from the NFL on Tuesday, per Darren Urban. Urban mentions that this news is surprising given that Carlson was just working with the team on Monday. Carlson, 30, is a former second round pick of the Seahawks back in 2008. He spent four years in Seattle before joining the Vikings ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals Offseason Review: John Carlson

Up next in the Arizona Cardinals Offseason Review is a player that was equally promising and frustrating for the Cardinals this season. Today’s review is of tight end John Carlson.Height: 6’5 Weight: 251 D.O.B.: May 12, 1984 (30)School: Notre Dame Experience: 7 (2nd Round Seattle, 2008) Position: TEGoing into Season:Carlson was brought in by the Cardinals this offseason to be...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: Free agency shakedown

Arizona general manager Steve Keim is the man behind the scenes for the Cardinals, pulling all the right strings in the NFL offseason. Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim is not wasting any time. So far, the offseason for the Redbirds has been anything but conservative; as a matter of fact, they’ve been the most active NFC West team in free agency. Will it be enough to...
Via isportsweb.com
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings' John Carlson says he's not retiring

Veteran tight end John Carlson is expected to be released by the Minnesota Vikings. Chris Tomasson of TwinCities.com writes Carlson's five-year contract will be terminated after negotiations to restructure it have failed. Photo by Joe Bielawa via Wikimedia Carlson has spent the last two seasons of his career in Minnesota. His first three were with the Seattle Seahawks 2008-10...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings TE John Carlson Has No Intention Of Retiring

  A few months ago, there was some speculation that Vikings TE John Carlson‘s career be in jeopardy after he suffered another concussion this past season and was dealing with post concussion symptoms. However, Carlson told the Minneapolis Star-Tribune that he intends to continue his career, despite the risks that could come from another concussion. “I never once said I...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Place TE John Carlson On Season-Ending IR

The Minnesota Vikings announced that they have placed TE John Carlson on season-ending injured reserve Saturday. Carlson has been dealing with post concussion symptoms since he suffered a concussion against the Ravens back on Dec. 8th. Since then, Carlson has been cleared to return to practice, but with symptoms resurfacing, it was clear that this move could be coming. There...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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