The mysterious Harvard quarterback, who used his “FitzMagic”, to bring his game to the NFL for nine teams over 17 seasons, announced his retirement Thursday, according to ESPN.
The announcement was made in a message to his former teammates. NFL Network was the first to report Fitzpatrick's retirement.
Fitzpatrick (39), suffered a season-ending subluxation of the hip in the second quarter.‘s season-opening defeat to the In September last year, I was forced to have arthroscopic surgical surgery.
— Fred Jackson (@Fred22Jackson) June 2, 2022
In March 2021, he had signed a $10,000,000 deal for one-year with Washington.
Fitzpatrick started 147 games in 17 seasons. He threw for 34,990 yards and 223 touchdown passes, while also throwing for 169 interceptions. In 2005, he was drafted seventh round by the St. Louis Rams. He also played for the, , , , , , Washington throughout his career.
This is a record for quarterbacks in the NFL. He has played nine games. Fitzpatrick has never reached the playoffs in his entire career.