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TONY GONZALEZ RUMORS

Give It Up: Gonzo Staying Retired

Former Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez reiterated that he didn't want to play anymore in response to a question from Ben Volin of the Boston Globe.Fantasy Spin:Gonzalez did say he had inquires from a number of teams in the offseason. He'll finish his 17-year career with 1,325 receptions for 15,127 yards and 111 TDs. He would probably still be a fantasy starter if he came...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gonzalez on retirement: 'I don't even want to play anymore’

The cleats that Tony Gonzalez hung up are remaining right where they are. On Thursday, Gonzalez reiterated to the Boston Globe's Ben Volin that he's not interested in returning to the NFL. https://twitter.com/BenVolin/status/505029925209124864 https://twitter.com/BenVolin/statuses/505031071353036800 Not a whole lot has changed since Aug. 19, when Gonzalez insisted that...
Via Helmet2Helmet
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Tony Gonzalez, David Garrard, 49ers, Broncos, Falcons, & Saints

Tony Gonzalez Retired TE Tony Gonzalez said there is “probably no chance of me coming back to play.” (Ben Volin) David Garrard Veteran QB David Garrard mentioned that his agent has reached out to several teams in recent weeks including the Rams regarding an opportunity. (NFL.com) 49ers ILB Michael Wilhoite appears to be the “front runner” to start next to Patrick...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Tony Gonzalez, Dolphins, Jaguars, Lions, & Patriots

  NFL Former Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez mentioned that NFL teams have reached out to him about possibly coming back for another season, but he appears to be comfortable remaining retired. “I’ve had teams ask me to come back and play for them,” Gonzalez said, via Newsday. “I won’t name those teams, but I’m happily retired, so I’m not even thinking about it. I’m looking...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Gonzalez believes the Broncos will go undefeated

The last time there was an undefeated team in the NFL was Don Shula’s 1972 Miami Dolphins and while the 2007 Patriots came close, they ended up falling short of undefeated in a full season. Current CBS Sports NFL analyst Tony Gonzalez thinks that the Denver Broncos will be the next NFL’s undefeated team, in […]
Via Full Scale Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Gonzalez insists he is retired, would be tempted to return mid-season

Tony Gonzalez and his trade mark touchdown celebration have left the NFL playing field. Gonzalez, 38, wrapped up a 17 year playing career last season choosing to retire. That has not stopped teams from inquiring about his status. “I’ve had teams ask me to come back and play for them,” Gonzalez said via Newsday. “I won’t name those teams, but I’m happily retired, so I’m...
Via Tireball.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Without Gonzalez, Falcons must alter how tight end position is used

ATLANTA -- The next Tony Gonzalez is not walking through door to play tight end for the Atlanta Falcons. When Gonzalez called it quits after the 2013 season, he left a void in Atlanta's offense. How could he not? Gonzalez never caught fewer than 70 passes in a season while in a Falcons uniform, and pulled down at least six touchdown passes each and every season for five years...
Via Fox Sports South
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Gonzalez believes NFL discriminates against tight ends

Former NFL tight end and future Hall Of Famer Tony Gonzalez has turned media, and is using his new platform to speak out about Jimmy Graham. In a detailed article on CBSSports.com, Gonzalez defends Graham saying he deserves more money, even going as far as saying as the NFL is discriminating against tight ends. I […]
Via Full Scale Sports
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Gonzalez blasts ‘biased’ ESPN for twisting his words

Tony Gonzalez watched a molehill become a mountain after his comments about Matt Ryan's quarterback prowess. Now attempting to clear the air, he says the fault lies directly with the four-letter. In an interview with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Gonzalez blasted ESPN (and NFL Network, in fact) for being "biased" and twisting his words about Ryan. “There was...
Via Helmet2Helmet
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

20 great athletes who unretired

Turns out, Tony Gonzalez is not retiring after all. Arguably the greatest tight end in history is returning to the Atlanta Falcons for the 2013...
Via Athlon Sports
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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