Future Hall of Fame TE Tony Gonzalez says that he is retired. He has a job with CBS for the upcoming season as well. But Gonzalez claims that his status has not stopped teams from calling him to make a comeback. Gonzalez admitted that he might be tempted to return if a playoff contender calls him.
“The temptation would be there, but I don’t know what the gain would be,” he said. “I’ve always wanted a ring. That’s been my main goal as a player over the last 15 years of my career. You’re really trying to get that ultimate goal.
“But I’d be a mercenary to come in and get a Super Bowl ring, play with a team for, what, six, seven weeks? And even if I got the ring, it wouldn’t be the same as going through the fight with the team from the beginning to the end. I don’t think that will happen. The temptation will be there, but I’m 100- percent happy with my decision.
Gonzalez is saying all the right things but if the right opportunity presents itself, I think he will take it.