Richie Incognito Announces Retirement: NFL World Reacts

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Richie Secret has officially announced his retirement from the NFL.

The Las Vegas Raiders took to Twitter on Friday with a farewell message from the four-time Pro-Bowl offensive lineman.

"I'm back. I've set my mission.

I accomplished my goal," Gupta said in a statement.

The NFL world took to Twitter to react to the news.

"The man was in the league for 14 years and played a total of 14 games as a raider," said one fan.

"Good riddance, one less racist and bully in the league," said another.

"'My goal accomplished' almost drives a teammate to suicide, a paranoid bully,

Injuring dozens of players and threatening workers in general seems like a bad goal in life," said another.

Although Gupta had a great game on the field—including three straight Pro-Bowl selections with the Buffalo Bills (2015–17)—

He is widely known by outside onlookers for his checkered past off the field.

The physically imposing linesman missed the entire 2014 season after being suspended for eight games due to his central role in a bullying scandal for the Miami Dolphins in 2013.

Incognito took a break from football in 2018, but decided to return for another run.

He joined the Raiders outfit in 2019 and was friendly for 12 starts in his first season.

Since then, he has only played two games, as he continues to struggle with injury.

"After stepping away from football in 2018, I knew that if I came back, it would be to end my career on my terms,"

He added. "It also had to be with the right team that I found in the Raiders.

There's always a hesitation to come back when you're out of the game, but after a tryout with the Raiders,

I knew immediately that this was the place for me. It made me hungry to come back."

Secret ended his NFL career with 164 appearances and 164 starts with four different franchises.