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NFL Community Reacts to Chris Borland's Retirement

Posted Mar 16, 2015

Numerous reactions and well-wishes came pouring in from players and media on Twitter. The sentiments were universally supportive of Borland's decision.



The news of Chris Borland's retirement from the NFL on Monday evening shook the football world to its core.

Citing long-term quality of life concerns, the 24-year-old decided to walk away from the league after just one season.

"I feel largely the same, as sharp as I've ever been. For me, it's wanting to be proactive," Borland told ESPN's "Outside the Lines."

In the aftermath, numerous reactions and well-wishes came pouring in from players and media on Twitter. The sentiments were universally supportive of Borland's decision.
 


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