Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk has had a long and impressive career that has spanned 14 years, however, it may be coming to an end. CBS Sports Charlie Casserly is reporting that Birk is set to retire after this season’s playoff run.
Birk has been known throughout his career for being an outstanding man on and off the field. The Harvard graduate was named to six Pro Bowl throughout his career and was also named the Minnesota Vikings Man of the Year six times. In 2006, Birk was the recipient of the Ed Block Courage Award.
Birk played in 190 games during his career — starting 167 of them. Congratulations on the career, Matt Birk.