Pittsburgh Steelers’ Troy Polamalu, 33, is retiring after 12 seasons in the NFL.
The University of Southern California player made his decision official last night (April 9) after calling and telling the organization that he would retire.
— Just Sports Tacoma (@js_tacoma) April 10, 2015
Head coach Mike Tomlin on Polamalu’s announcement, “Troy is a shining example of a football man in the way he loved the game, the way he respected the game and the way he played the game. It’s a shining example of the window into who he is. He is a legendary Steeler and a legendary man. I congratulate him and wish him nothing but the best moving forward.”
Polamalu was selected to 8 Pro Bowls and won two Super Bowls with the Steelers.