"After months of praying and careful consideration, I have decided to retire from the game of football," the defensive end said. "I've had 11 great years and honestly I leave with very few regrets."
Tuck told Fox Sports that the idea of retirement first entered his mind after winning his second Super Bowl ring with the
Eventually he stayed two more years with the Giants, then played two with the
Plus, the youngest of his two sons is starting school and his wife is looking forward to entering the work world again.