Ex-Giant punter Landeta retires; last remaining USFL player

Updated: March 6, 2008, 2:31 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Punter Sean Landeta, the last remaining NFL player who put on a USFL uniform, officially retired Thursday.

And he did it on the 25th anniversary of the first USFL game.

Landeta, now 46 years old, played on two Super Bowl championship teams with the New York Giants (1986 and 1990) but hasn't played in an NFL regular season game since 2005 with the Philadelphia Eagles. The Giants signed him as a backup for Jeff Feagles for the 2006 season, but he never ...

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