Moments after news broke that the New England Patriots were terminating Julian Edelman’s contract, he released a prepared video to announce his retirement. Julian Edelman says the wheels have officially fallen off and that he will only play for the Patriots. He spent a few moments reminiscing some of his greatest plays as well as thanked the coaches and fans for making New England a special place for him.
“I’ve alwasys said I’ll go until the wheels come off, And they finally have fallen off. Due to the injury last year, I’ll be making my official announcement of my retirement from football. It was a hard decision, but the right decision for me and my family. I’m honored and so proud to be retiring a Patriot.”
Julian Edelman will always be a legend around these parts.
Foxboro Forever pic.twitter.com/x3SDDPJoTX
— Julian Edelman (@Edelman11) April 12, 2021