|Feb. 16, 20164:34 PM PT5:34 PM MT6:34 PM CT7:34 PM ET0:34 GMT8:34 AM 北京时间5:34 PM MST7:34 PM EST6:34 PM CT4:34 UAE (+1)19:34 ET22:34 - Mayo says he is going to retire, posting a 90-word statement on Instagram on Tuesday with the caption "Retiring a Patriot."
Analysis: The 29-year-old former first-round draft pick said being a member of the Patriots for eight years was a "life-changing event." Mayo did not play in the AFC championship game against Denver because of a shoulder injury. He played in just six games in each of the previous two seasons because of injuries.
|Jan. 19, 20163:13 PM PT4:13 PM MT5:13 PM CT6:13 PM ET23:13 GMT7:13 AM 北京时间4:13 PM MST6:13 PM EST5:13 PM CT3:13 UAE (+1)18:13 ET21:13 - The Patriots have placed Mayo on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.
Analysis: Mayo's injury hurts the Patriots more from a depth standpoint. The two-time Pro Bowl selection was used mainly in a situational role this season, in which he logged 49 tackles and one sack while starting eight of 16 games.