Anquan Boldin

Former Ravens WR Anquan Boldin retires less than two weeks after signing with Bills

Former Ravens WR Anquan Boldin retires less than two weeks after signing with Bills

Wide receiver Anquan Boldin, whose accomplished 14-year NFL career included a starring role in the Ravens’ Super Bowl XLVII victory, has decided to retire, he told ESPN.

Boldin’s decision comes less than two weeks after he signed with the Buffalo Bills. In a statement to ESPN, Boldin said he feels “drawn to make the larger fight for human rights a priority. My life’s purpose is bigger than football.”

The 36-year-old played last season with the Detroit Lions before signing with the Bills about two weeks into training camp. The Ravens had discussed signing him this offseason, but the addition of Jeremy Maclin...

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