Veteran wide receiver Eric Decker, who had signed a one-year contract with the New England Patriots on Aug. 3, announced his retirement on Instagram Sunday afternoon.
The story said Decker was probably on the roster bubble despite the Patriot's need at WR. Decker didn't play in the first half of Friday's game, which was the only time Tom Brady was in the game. Decker also struggled with drops during camp.
TEN WR Eric Decker - Week 19 Fantasy Football Outlook
Divisional Round at New England Patriots
Eric Decker had just 2 catches for 21 yards last week but got into the end zone. He's got the most playoff experience among the Titans wideouts and also has plenty of experience lining up against New England's corners. Decker could be the player Marcus Mariota leans on in this game, putting him in the WR3 discussion.