Grant Calcaterra announces his retirement due to concussions.
"Football has been the biggest thrill in my life, and it kills me to know that it's over.
"But I'm confident that God does everything for a reason, and he has a plan for me."
Wow. Grant Calcaterra has played his last snap of football. Nothing but respect to this young man. He will forever be cemented in Sooner history for his catch last year in the Big 12 Title game that sealed the game against Texas. #Respect #ForeverASooner ⭕️ https://t.co/4ido3CsU8A
"It kills me to know it's over."
#Oklahoma TE Grant Calcaterra, one of the best TEs in college football, announces he is stepping away from football due to his history with concussions. https://t.co/c06szNfD5e
Grant Calcaterra has announced that he is stepping away from football due to concussions. He’ll graduate in May before moving home to Southern California to become a firefighter.
What an awesome dude. #Sooners https://t.co/JlDHaIFZjC
Grant Calcaterra's decision to retire from football is one of the hardest things to do in this sport.
In May, I wrote about former #Sooners, including Rickey Dixon, Will Johnson and Tay Evans, battling that decision: https://t.co/MkZVTp3SrF
Calcaterra: “To Sooner Nation, and everyone who's been apart of my journey, I thank you again so much for making my career so memorable. I gave everything to this team and this game." https://t.co/X14z8pNwys
O TE de Oklahoma Grant Calcaterra, cotado até para jogar na NFL, anunciou sua aposentadoria dos gramados após sofrer com uma série de concussões durante sua carreira universitária.
Não dá pra julgá-lo pela decisão. O FA é um esporte que cobra demais do físico dos atletas. https://t.co/P3u2szgCzy