Pats Pulpit "New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo retired this offseason, but the franchise apparently wanted him to return. Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald spoke with Mayo about his life after football and slipped in the key information. "Coach Bill Belichick had an offer on the table for Mayo,"..." June 01
The Score "After New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo finished a third straight season on injured reserve, he knew it was time to call it a day. Mayo announced his retirement form the NFL in February after eight seasons, all spent with the Patriots. On Thursday, the Patriots elected not to give..." May 14
Via his Instagram account, Patriots LB Jerod Mayo announces his time in New England is over after 8 seasons.
NFL.com "Jerod Mayo, a leader of the Patriots defense since he was drafted in 2008, announced Tuesday that he's chosen to retire. Mayo, who made two Pro Bowls and won the 2008 AP Defensive Player of the Year, said in the message that he's "RETIRING A PATRIOT." It is not surprising that his time with..." February 16
NFL.com "Jerod Mayo's season is over. The New England Patriots placed the linebacker on injured reserve Tuesday because of a shoulder injury. It's the third straight season that Mayo's year ends on IR. ESPN first reported the news. Mayo was a rotational player this season, playing 36.2 percent..." January 19