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Saints | Family issues and wrist caused Simmons to retire

Updating a previous report, Len Pasquarelli, of, reports New Orleans Saints LB Anthony Simmons retired from the league due to family issues that required his attention and a wrist injury that flared up on him. The wrist was the same injury that kept him out of the entire 2005 season. A spokesman for Premier Sports, the agency that represents Simmons, claims Simmons informed Saints officials of his intention to retire and that he has filed the pertinent paperwork with the league office.

2006-08-03 22:07:01 | Source:

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