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Runyan to retire, run for Congress

Updated: November 25, 2009, 1:01 PM ET
Associated Press

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. -- Shortly after signing with the San Diego Chargers, Jon Runyan announced he'll retire at the end of the season and run for Congress in New Jersey.

The 35-year-old offensive lineman said in a statement late Tuesday that he told Republican officials in Burlington County of his plans to challenge Democratic Rep. John Adler in New Jersey's 3rd District.

"I look forward to a successful end to my career on the field," Runyan said, "and a spirited campaign against congressman ...

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