Now that former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman is retired, he’s found something to keep himself busy. At least for a little while. Merriman tweeted that he’ll be on the new season of America Ninja Warrior. I can’t wait to compete on Season 5 of #AmericanNinjaWarrior this summer going to be crazy — Shawne Merriman (@shawnemerriman) May 9, 2013 I certainly wish Merriman...
Shawne Merriman is a 28-year-old retired NFL player with time on his hands and an itch to compete. So what is Merriman going to do?
Well according to Around The League via his Twitter page, Merriman is going to be a contestant on American Ninja Warrior.
I can’t wait to compete on Season 5 of #AmericanNinjaWarrior this summer going to be crazy
— Shawne Merriman (@shawnemerriman...
It may be "Lights Out" for Shawne Merriman's NFL career, but the former three-time All-Pro is looking for ways to keep himself engrossed in a competitive atmosphere.
He seems to have found his calling.
Co-hosted by former NFL defensive end Akbar Gbajabiamila, "American Ninja Warrior" is a show...
COMPETITION IS COMPETITION
Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman announced via his Twitter account that he will be appearing on Season 5 of "American Ninja Warrior."
Shawne Merriman was considered to be the next up-and-coming linebacker in the NFL when entering the league in 2005 as a first-round draft pick by the San Diego Chargers.Merriman announced March 5, 2013 that he will be retiring from the game that he loves, but on his own terms. I question that a lot because, as we heard through reports, he wasn’t healthy whatsoever.Playing in only...
Shawne Merriman announced his retirement on Tuesday, giving us a chance to fully reflect on one of the strangest careers in NFL history -- one that will turn him into a poster boy for steroids in football for many, many years to come.
During his first three years in the league, Merriman recorded more sacks than any other player in the NFL. That despite the fact he missed six...
Former San Diego Chargers and Buffalo Bills linebacker announced his retirement from the NFL on Tuesday.
In a message on his website, Merriman broke the news.
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Linebacker Shawne Merriman is calling it ''Lights Out'' on his career.
The three-time Pro Bowl selection and 2005 NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year said on his website Tuesday night that he intends to file retirement papers.
''I retire today not because I don't feel I can go out there and still play the game at a very high level,'' Merriman wrote...
WASN'T HE ALREADY?
Shawne Merriman announced his retirement after nine seasons in the NFL. The former first-round pick was a three-time Pro Bowler.
The Buffalo Bills had nothing to lose by signing Shawne Merriman off waivers in 2010, but have yet to see "Lights Out" put together a successful full season.
According to the Buffalo News, Merriman completed the entire 90 minute practice yesterday, his first football workout since October.
"You know, it's the first day of practice, for me anyway, in a long...