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Old 06-17-2015, 06:43 PM   #1
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Report: Ex-Broncos guard John Moffitt to return to NFL


Former Denver Broncos guard John Moffitt will attempt to make a return after battling drug issues.
Moffitt abruptly retired in 2013, saying he was "ready to live a different kind of life."

FOX Sports' Jay Glazer reported on Wednesday that after battling a drug issue, the 28-year-old blocker has gotten clean and wants to return to the NFL.

"I have never been so proud of a guy I've trained than I am of John Moffitt," Glazer wrote on Twitter. "Retired two years ago (because) he knew he had drug issues, took time to go to rehab, clean up his life, beat his demons and he has taken his life back! Guy inspires us every day. He came to me three months ago at (Glazer's gym) Unbreakable to train to take his career back. He's become the favorite of every player in our gym. He officially un-retired today. Free agent starting guard. So proud of him to get here."

The Broncos announced that they released Moffitt on Wednesday.

After his retirement in 2013, Moffit said the NFL made him feel like a commodity and he questioned the long-term health of players. His life unraveled from there with partying, alcohol and drugs at the center -- including several run-ins with the law. The New York Times wrote a fascinating in-depth look at his life last November.

"Amazing how this guy took his life back. He's taught us in the gym a bunch about beating your demons," Glazer added about Moffitt's recovery.

The former third-round pick by the Seattle Seahawks started 15 games in the Upper Northwest before being traded to the Broncos in August 2013. Appearing in just two games in Denver, he retired less than three months later.

Now Moffitt will attempt to battle his way back into the NFL



http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap300...-return-to-nfl

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Old 06-17-2015, 09:48 PM   #2
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Funny how this guy tried to put it on the NFL saying it was a health thing. I guess it was. But not because of concussions.... Because of his use of weed, coke, and amphetamines.
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Funny how this guy tried to put it on the NFL saying it was a health thing. I guess it was. But not because of concussions.... Because of his use of weed, coke, and amphetamines.
Yep. I remember him going on radio shows whining about it. Good job on utilizing his time away.
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Old 06-17-2015, 09:57 PM   #4
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Returning to nfl = Real world sucks and i'm broke.
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If an actual talent like Ray Rice can't get a job, nobody is giving this junkie and quitter, Jack ****.
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Old 06-17-2015, 10:46 PM   #6
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If an actual talent like Ray Rice can't get a job, nobody is giving this junkie and quitter, Jack ****.
Well, he went to rehab and he wants to play. He was quite good with the Broncos see how 2 years away affects him.

Oh yeah.. Ray Rice ****ing decked his fiance in an elevator knocking her the **** out. How are they even related?

And one last thing. Rice would be playing today if he hadn't averaged 3.2 yards per carry his last year in the NFL.
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Well, he went to rehab and he wants to play. He was quite good with the Broncos see how 2 years away affects him.

Oh yeah.. Ray Rice ****ing decked his fiance in an elevator knocking her the **** out. How are they even related?

And one last thing. Rice would be playing today if he hadn't averaged 3.2 yards per carry his last year in the NFL.
Moffitt lied in 2013. He didn't even own up to his problems. He blamed them on NFL culture. He doesn't deserve a second chance. I hope he has to settle for an AFL2 gig because that the right place for no integrity bums like Moffitt.

Rice's body of work is enough to warrant a second chance. A subpar YPC can also be offensive line-related. Rice wasn't playing behind Kubiak's and Dennison's well-oiled front of 2014.
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Returning to nfl = Real world sucks and i'm broke.
Or...it could just mean he simply realized he can make way more money playing a game than working a crap job, so he might as well try.
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Moffitt lied in 2013. He didn't even own up to his problems. He blamed them on NFL culture. He doesn't deserve a second chance. I hope he has to settle for an AFL2 gig because that the right place for no integrity bums like Moffitt.

Rice's body of work is enough to warrant a second chance. A subpar YPC can also be offensive line-related. Rice wasn't playing behind Kubiak's and Dennison's well-oiled front of 2014.
So just to be clear, people who lie don't deserve second chances?
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Jay Glazer owns a gym...
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So just to be clear, people who lie don't deserve second chances?
Lying is pretty damn low. Sure he deserves a chance but good luck finding one. This dip**** acts like it's easy to land a NFL job. It's hard to get a 90-man roster spot. Two years later and he has to compete with a younger crop of players, many of whom have no substance issues or a self-induced hiatus from the game. **** him.
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If an actual talent like Ray Rice can't get a job, nobody is giving this junkie and quitter, Jack ****.
Ray Rice is a PR nightmare. That's why he don't have a job.

I mean, If the Ravens release you for an off the field incident.... wow..... lol
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So just to be clear, people who lie don't deserve second chances?
I don't know about liars, but wh0res sure don't.

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Moffit realizes that even though he might not like being an NFL player, he sure likes the big paycheck.
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Jay Glazer owns a gym...

You should do some research, its legit. Trains with NFL players and UFC guys.
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Still laughing too hard to care...
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Moffitt lied in 2013. He didn't even own up to his problems. He blamed them on NFL culture. He doesn't deserve a second chance. I hope he has to settle for an AFL2 gig because that the right place for no integrity bums like Moffitt.

Rice's body of work is enough to warrant a second chance. A subpar YPC can also be offensive line-related. Rice wasn't playing behind Kubiak's and Dennison's well-oiled front of 2014.
So Moffitt is a bum and Rice should be playing.... so How many women have you beaten?
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I toowas surprized
I wishmoffit well, He seems to have earned a second chance.
never mind Rice, Vick got a second chance,
moffit has,nt slaughtered any defenseless animals by grabbing their hind legs and smashing their sculls against the pavement.
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Gotta say, if we cannot land Mathis, I would be on board with this clown coming back to Denver
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He is worth a look,we need depth on the o line
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So just to be clear, people who lie don't deserve second chances?
Chrissy has been givin hundreds of chances
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If the Broncos wanted this POS then they would not release him. The fact they did, tells you what Elway thinks of Moffit.

Personally, I don't see him on an NFL team. He's burned a lot of bridges in the NFL and add in his rap sheet from the past 2-3 years. I don't think that spending 2 months in Jay Glazer's gym is going wash all that clean and entice teams to sign him.
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If the Broncos wanted this POS then they would not release him. The fact they did, tells you what Elway thinks of Moffit.

Personally, I don't see him on an NFL team. He's burned a lot of bridges in the NFL and add in his rap sheet from the past 2-3 years. I don't think that spending 2 months in Jay Glazer's gym is going wash all that clean and entice teams to sign him.
Incognito got a 2nd chance, I imagine this guy will as well.
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