Nfl: John Urschel Retires From Soccer Aged 26

“We respect John and respect his decision,” Harbaugh said.
In a statement released by the team, Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said Urschel had informed him of the decision Thursday morning.
Story highlights Ravens offensive lineman is working on his PhDUrschel attending Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyHad been with the Ravens for three years(CNN) John Urschel, a Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman known for his passion for mathematics, has retired from the NFL, aged 26.
Urschel, listed in the Ravens team bio at 6 feet, 3 inches and 300 pounds, played college football at Penn State and was selected by the Ravens in the fifth round (175th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Urschel on stage during Genius Gala 6.0 at Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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