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Football —  After 15 seasons in the league, Mason indicated on Twitter that he is officially retiring in purple and black. The team will hold a press conference with Mason, General Manager Ozzie Newsome and Head Coach John Harbaugh at 3 p.m. today. Log on at 3 p.m. to watch it live. "I can walk away knowing I used every inch of the wick in the candle now the fire is out!!!” Mason tweeted. “I'm truly happy with my decision.” Discuss »
Football —  "I'm done," Mason told "I won't be playing football. I leave it healthy and able to run and walk and not take a half-hour or 45 minutes to get out of bed. Me leaving now, even though it didn't happen the way I wanted it to happen, I had a good run." Discuss »
Football —  Mason will be teaming up with Santonio Holmes and Plaxico Burress in New York’s revamped receiving unit and believes health is the only issue stopping this offense from putting up over four touchdowns per game. Discuss »
Football —  A few hours after Jerricho Cotchery reminisced about his Jets career, he was gone. New York released the popular wide receiver Thursday, apparently clearing the way for veteran Derrick Mason to sign with the team. But in a late twist to the story, Rex Ryan said that was the way the popular wide receiver wanted it. Discuss »
Football —  Derrick Mason, one of Nick Saban's first key players at Michigan State in 1995, is being released by the NFL's Baltimore Ravens. The 37-year old Mason has played 15 years in the NFL and was talked out of retirement to play last season. It's uncertain of his future plans. Discuss »
Football —  Wide receiver Derrick Mason has agreed to re-sign with the Baltimore Ravens after accepting terms on a two-year deal. Discuss »
Football —  Derrick Mason has come a long way, but he doesn't know how much longer he'll go. Discuss »
Football —  Ravens Insider Jamison Hensley on Derrick Mason announcing return to the NFL Discuss »
Misc. —  Hulu has the full episode of The Big ten Quad with host Big Eddie George that features Mateen Cleaves and Derrick Mason. Discuss »
Football —  Dashiell Bennett of Deadspin laments the retirement of Derrick Mason and makes it question his own mortality: "How can a football player, who is my age, who went to my school, in my class, be finished with his career already? It doesn't make sense. I remember watching his touchdown punt return against Michigan—maybe the most thrilling game I eve Discuss »
Football —  Derrick Mason, who played on Nick Saban's first MSU team in 1995, has retired from the NFL after 12 seasons. Mason was a receiver for the Baltimore Ravens and said he just did not have the enthusiasm to work out and play anymore. His good friend Steve McNair was shot to death last week and Mason spoke at the former Tennessee Titan quarterback's Discuss »
Football —  Derrick Mason is a receiver for the ages. After 12 NFL seasons, his quietly compiled numbers stand out when you consider he's played for two teams whose offensive fortunes are based on the running game. Discuss »
Football —  Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Derrick Mason (Michigan State) has been playing for two months with a dislocated left shoulder. In a 33-24 win over the Dallas Cowboys last week, Mason had six catches for 66 yards and a touchdown even though he could barely lift his arm. “I don’t know if I’ve ever seen a tougher football player in 25 years of coachi Discuss »