Vince Wilfork reveals retirement in barbecuing ad

Vince Wilfork is timid from a NFL, and he done a proclamation in a process fitting of a 300-plus-pound nose tackle.


Wilfork announced a finish of his career in a chatter that also served as an announcement for Kingsford Charcoal, observant he would reason a “farewell tailgate” before a New England Patriots open a unchanging deteriorate opposite a Kansas City Chiefs on Sept. 7 during Gillette Stadium.

Wilfork, a five-time Pro Bowl selection, played a past dual seasons for a Houston Texans after personification his initial 11 seasons with a Patriots.

Flashback: Vince Wilfork’s QA for ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue

Two-time Super Bowl champ Vince Wilfork — and mother Bianca — dished on physique image, “runner calves” and drill Randy Moss on routes during his fire for ESPN’s Body Issue.

He was final comparison for a Pro Bowl in 2012, his fourth coming in as many seasons. He was comparison for his initial Pro Bowl in 2007.

The Patriots drafted Wilfork in a initial turn of a 2004 breeze (21st overall). He was partial of dual Super Bowl-winning squads in New England, in his rookie deteriorate and again in 2014, his final deteriorate with a team.

Wilfork, 35, had 559 tackles, 16 sacks, 4 forced fumbles and 3 interceptions in 189 regular-season games.


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