Breaking: NFL Wide Receiver Danny Amendola Is Retiring

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We have breaking news from the National Football League.

Longtime NFL wide receiver Danny Amendola is retiring.

ESPN's Adam Schefter has more on the developing story:

"Despite several teams being called off this offseason,

Two-time Super Bowl champion WR Danny Amendola has decided to retire from the NFL.

' he said on Twitter.

A surprising result for the veteran,

But a well-earned retirement.

"It was better than I could have ever imagined," Amendola said.

Amendola ended his NFL career with 617 catches for 6,212 yards and 24 touchdowns.

most important,

He was a prominent member of the New England Patriots dynasty back in the day.

Congratulations on a wonderful career

Danny. Enjoy retirement.