On Sunday, New England Patriots linebacker Rob Ninkovich formally announced his retirement from the NFL after 11 professional seasons at age 33.
Over social media, current and former members of the Patriots took time to honor Ninkovich’s career with photographs and memories of their time together.
— Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) July 30, 2017
— Sebastian Vollmer (@SebVollmer) July 30, 2017
— Matt Chatham (@chatham58) July 30, 2017
— Matthew Hasselbeck (@Hasselbeck) July 30, 2017
Patriots teammates, including Tom Brady, show up for Rob Ninkovich retirement presser. Shows respect Ninkovich has among his peers. pic.twitter.com/8fDpOOCIyE
— Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) July 30, 2017
Hugs from everybody, including TB12 pic.twitter.com/vTafzWxCuk
— Michael Giardi (@MikeGiardi) July 30, 2017
Bill Belichick sitting on the floor listening to Rob Ninkovich's retirement speech is everything… pic.twitter.com/qwkMt9hCJc
— Only In Boston (@OnlyInBOS) July 30, 2017
— New England Patriots (@Patriots) July 30, 2017
In case you missed his press conference, you can check it out in its entirety HERE.