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Brian Waters retires from NFL after 13-year career

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Brian Waters announced his retirement from the NFL on Tuesday.

Waters spent the majority of his NFL career with the Kansas City Chiefs. He also played a season for the New England Patriots and Dallas Cowboys.

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“After a long and wonderful career I have decided to retire,” Waters said in a statement on Tuesday. “I want to thank the coaches, players and fans of the three great organizations that I had the pleasure of working for. First the Dallas Cowboys for giving me my first and last chance of working in the NFL. I will always be grateful. Also the New England Patriots for the most successful season in my career. It was a great ride. Lastly the Kansas City Chiefs where I had pleasure of enjoying eleven wonderful seasons, which I will never forget.

“I want to thank the many family, friends and my hometown of Waxahachie, Texas for being great supporters. Finally I want to thank my kids for being my greatest motivations. I fought hard daily to make you proud me. If the rest of my life can be half as good as the last 15 years, I will be one of the luckiest people on earth.”​

Waters is a six-time Pro Bowler and two-time All-Pro.

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