Veteran working again Dion Lewis, who performed eight NFL seasons over 10 years and received a Tremendous Bowl with the New England Patriots, is retiring from the NFL, a supply instructed ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Friday.
Lewis, who performed for the New York Giants final season, had fielded curiosity from groups as lately as final week, a supply instructed ESPN.
The 5-foot-8 Lewis, who was utilized for many of his profession as a third-down again, at all times performed greater than his measurement, gaining 3,833 yards from scrimmage with 22 complete touchdowns over his profession. He performed on New England’s Tremendous Bowl groups within the 2016 and 2017 seasons, successful a title in 2016. He additionally performed for the Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles.
He gained 115 yards on 29 carries whereas catching 19 passes for 127 yards with the Giants final season, scoring three touchdowns.
Lewis, who will flip 31 in September, didn’t play the 2013 and 2014 seasons whereas recovering from a damaged leg.