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Retiring Borland returns 3/4 of bonus to 49ers

Retiring Borland returns 3/4 of bonus to 49ers NFL Football News : CBSSports.com

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Borland quits: ‘What am I doing … banging my head?’

You can still count on two hands how many players walked away from a pro football career with more good days likely ahead of them than behind…. AP Top Sports News At 9:21 p.m. EDT

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NFL after Borland: Football safer than ever

NFL after Borland: Football safer than ever NFL Football News : CBSSports.com

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San Francisco 49ers’ Chris Borland retiring from NFL

Following a rookie season in which he impressed, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland told ESPN’s Outside The Lines on Monday he’s retiring, citing safety issues. NFL.com

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Citing safety, 49ers’ Borland retires

Citing safety, 49ers’ Borland retires NFL Football News : CBSSports.com

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Safety concerns force Borland retirement

Chris Borland said he came to the conclusion that the risks of playing football outweighed the benefits, a decision he said he came to after studying brain injuries, concussions and the potential effects of playing football. ESPN.com – NFL

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