Vikings’ Chad Greenway calling it a career, will announce retirement

Vikings’ Chad Greenway calling it a career, will announce retirement

On Tuesday, Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway will formally announce his retirement after 11 season with the team, the Vikings revealed on Monday.

The 34-year-old was selected 17th overall out of the University of Iowa in the 2006 NFL Draft, and has had solid career in Minny.

He went to the Pro Bowl in 2011 and 2012, and leaves the team tied with former LB Scott Studwell for the most consecutive seasons leading the team in tackles, per ESPN.

Teammate Kyle Rudolph left a heart-felt tribute to Chad on Twitter: