A day after South Carolina coach Will Muschamp announced that Robert Tucker would walk away from football, the freshman tight end from Atlanta tweeted out words of thanks.
On Tuesday, Muschamp told reporters that Tucker had been experiencing numbness in his neck. And, after meeting with a spinal specialist, Tucker decided to retire before he ever played a down of college football.
Below is Tucker’s tweet:
— Robert Tucker ||| (@Say_Trey) November 2, 2016