Ryan Shazier announces retirement from professional football

Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh, PA (WTRF)- Former Pittsburgh Steeler linebacker, Ryan Shazier, announced his retirement from professional football.

Shazier made the announcement on his Twitter account with a video to his fans.

 Shazier plans to step away from the game for a while and see “what else life has to offer.”

Shazier sustained a severe spinal cord injury against the Cincinnati Bengals in 2017 that initially left him unable to walk.

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