His successful transition and the Colts' tough decision to retain Mathis but not Freeney as the cornerstone of their new defensive scheme is a testament to his famous work ethic and leadership skills, not to mention special football ability and adaptability. Mathis is the Colts' all-time leader in sacks with 122, and he's the NFL's all-time leader in strip-sacks with 46 (he's recorded 51 forced fumbles total).
Although he didn't officially announce his retirement, Indianapolis Colts defensive end Robert Mathis took time Friday to record and post an Instagram video where he thanked the fans for his time with the organization and community. "The rest of my body goes to my kids". "I want to go out a victor". "Stomp with the big dogs basically".
Mathis missed the 2014 season after suffering an Achilles tendon injury.
However, even as a "solo act" as a converted stand-up 3-4 outside linebacker in 2013-with Freeney departed, Mathis led the league with 19.5 sacks in 2013 in what was arguably his best NFL season. He'd tally 11 combined sacks from 2015-16 during the Colts' first two-year playoff drought of his career. But Mathis returned last season to play in all but one of the Colts' games, recording seven sacks.
Mathis told his teammates after Friday's practice that he was retiring. When he plays this Sunday, he'll tie Justin Snow for the seventh-most games with the Colts in franchise history (with 192).
Officers in Aiken County charged Republican Chris Corley with two felonies that could send him to prison for up to 15 years. Yet back in 2014, Corley stated that regulating firearm access among domestic abusers might not curb the violence.
If you received some gifts over the holidays that didn't fit the bill, there is a way to get a tax deduction and do some good. Bring the box to a local post office or UPS store, and they will deliver it to the closest Goodwill.
The balls I did throw, they slipped out. "But over the last six weeks, that defense is drastically improved". Actually, the Jets have been embarrassed in three of the past four games, losing by 31, 21 and 38 points.
OPEC and several major non-OPEC producers led by Russian Federation agreed to reduce output by almost 1.8 million barrels per day. They are of the view that the prices will fall next year and may not even reach the $60 mark.
Reuters reported, several passengers descended the steps from the hijacked plane at Malta International Airport on Friday. An Afriqiyah Airways source said two hijackers had threatened the pilots with an explosive device, probably a grenade.
Adele , 28, was out shopping in L.A. on Wednesday when she was photographed with a gold band on her ring finger. In a couple of years when I'll be back, you won't be able to get rid of me. "And Simon hasn't proposed yet!"
A representative for the NYPD said the police responded to a call at 9:45 PM for a male in need of medical attention. Boots famously appeared in court to defend his free speech right to shout the phrase on the air.
Under Edsall, UConn had a traditionally strong running game, producing 1,000-yard rushers such as Donald Brown and Jordan Todman. But he's also the same Randy Edsall who walked out on the program after the biggest game in school history.
However, there's news to cheer for Samsung lovers as both the phones got certified from TENAA, the Chinese certification site. The report says this decision was taken because the edge version of the S7 outsold the regular version of the phone.
A resolution needs nine votes in favor and no vetoes by the United States, France, Russia, Britain or China to be adopted. The Middle East peace process has been comatose since a USA initiative to re-launch peace talks collapsed in April 2014.
Steve Smith Sr. Set To Retire After 2016 Season
Smith was a third round pick by the Carolina Panthers in 2001 and he's played the past three seasons with the Baltimore Ravens. He has 67 receptions for 765 yards and five touchdowns in 2016. "God winked at me", he said of hanging up his cleats.
Celebrities react to Carrie Fisher's death
She leaves behind a younger brother, Todd Fisher, and two half-sisters, Joely Fisher and Tricia Leigh Fisher. The pair had been in a relationship for five years, but they divorced just a year after tying the knot.
Zara and Mike Tindall lose their baby, spokesperson says
The baby, which was due around late spring, would have been the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh's sixth great grandchild. The Queen's granddaughter, Zara Tindall, and her husband Mike have disclosed that they have suffered a miscarriage.
Browns hold on for first victory of the season
Bosa has two sacks, three tackles for loss, and three big hits on Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III today. If the Browns end up winning at least one game, they could find themselves in a tiebreaker with the 49ers.