Former Eagles, Chiefs, and Ravens wide receiver Jeremy Maclin has confirmed arising reports that he is retiring from the National Football League. He confirmed it via Twitter on Sunday evening:
There will be a letter and video to follow soon in the near future. It is true I am retiring from the NFL! Stay tuned for how/why I came to this decision. Much love everyone!
— Jeremy Maclin (@jmac___19) March 24, 2019
Maclin was drafted by the Eagles in the 2009 NFL Draft. He remained an Eagle until after the 2014 season. During his tenure in Philadelphia, the 30-year-old registered 36 receiving touchdowns and almost 5000 receiving yards.
Maclin was selected to the Pro Bowl once (2014) before agreeing to a five-year, $55 million contract with the Kansas City Chiefs. He ended up being released by the Chiefs in 2017 before then signing a two-year, $11 million deal with the Baltimore Ravens.
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