Report: Redskins back Clinton Portis to announce retirement

Tuesday August 21st, 2012

Redskins running back Clinton Portis will call it quits after nine seasons in the league. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

The Washington Redskins will announce the retirement of running back Clinton Portis on Thursday after nine seasons, the team announced.

The announcement will come Thursday afternoon at 2:30 PM at Redskins Park.

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