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BREAKING: Former Detroit Lions’ DT Haloti Ngata announces retirement

Nov 24, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata (92) smiles during the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field. Lions win 16-13. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports

Former Detroit Lions‘ defensive tackle Haloti Ngata is retiring from the NFL.

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On Monday morning, Ngata posted a message to Instagram announcing that he is, “retiring on top.”

Ngata, who was originally selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft, played 13 seasons in the league, including three seasons with the Lions.

In his career, Ngata was selected to five Pro Bowl teams and was an NFL All-Pro on two occasions.

We wish Haloti Ngata the best of luck with everything he does in the future!

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