Maurice Jones-Drew


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Maurice Jones-Drew is returning to Jacksonville to retire as a member of the Jaguars.


Raiders new head coach Jack Del Rio won't get a chance to work with Maurice Jones-Drew again, as the veteran running back announced his retirement Thursday.


After nine NFL seasons, Bay Area native and All-Pro rusher Maurice Jones-Drew announced his retirement on Thursday, spurring a number of his peers to post messages on Twitter:


Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew announced his retirement from professional on Thursday afternoon via a Twitter account.


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