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Bruschi retires after 13 seasons

Updated: August 31, 2009, 7:39 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- Tedy Bruschi began the first day of his post-football life by taking out the trash.

"I'm real life," he said, "I'm just regular."

Hardly.

Bruschi is that unique player who won three Super Bowls, spent a long career with just one team and got Bill Belichick to drop his stoic persona on Monday and, in a voice shaking with emotion, call Bruschi "a perfect player."

And one more thing:

"The thought of playing professional football after experiencing a ...

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