Nick Mangold announced on Twitter that he will sign a one-day contract with the Jets next week, and then retire.
The Jets drafted Mangold with the 29th pick in the first round of the 2006 NFL draft. He made 7 pro bowls with the team and played in 140 career games.
I DECLARE RETIREMENNNTTTTTTT!
I will be signing a one day deal with @nyjets next week so I can retire a Jet.
Thank you to all!
J! E! T! S! Jets! Jets! Jets! pic.twitter.com/f7j52ZdIy0
— Nick Mangold (@nickmangold) April 17, 2018
How good was Nick Mangold?
Nick Mangold and Darrelle Revis each made 7 Pro Bowls, tied for the most ever by players drafted by the Jets. That's how good he was at his best
— trey wingo (@wingoz) April 17, 2018
A look back at Nick Mangold's career grades since 2006 as he calls time on an impressive career pic.twitter.com/LGXtIydOlL
— Pro Football Focus (@PFF) April 17, 2018
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