Congratulatory messages and salutes were all over Twitter on Monday after longtime NFL defensive standout DeMarcus Ware announced his retirement.
Ware played linebacker and end for the Dallas Cowboys and the Denver Broncos during his 12-year career, and he thrived under new Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips for both teams.
Ware, 34, amassed 138 ½ sacks. He had back surgery in December and reportedly met last week with Broncos General Manager John Elway to discuss his future, including testing the market as a free agent.
ESPN’s Field Yates, citing unnamed sources, tweeted Monday that Ware met with the Rams over the weekend. A person with knowledge of the...