Of course, the eventual Hall of Fame player did leave open the door a bit, suggesting that he could possibly return in the right scenario.
So what exactly would that be? Well, it would be late in the season for a team in need who just so happens to be a Super Bowl contender. In short, it’s probably not likely but Gonzo simply won’t close the door on a potential return.
Per Pro Football Talk:
In the interview, Gonzalez also says that he’d be open to a possible return next season for the stretch run with a team that’s established itself as a championship contender.
For now, it sounds as if Gonzalez really is retired, though, if the timing is right and the stars align, there could be a small comeback down the road.
Somewhere in Mississippi, Brett Favre just got an itch.