January 14, 2013
Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez gets emotional after staving off retirement
By JOHN KRYK, QMI Agency
ATLANTA - For a moment, Tony Gonzalez thought the end of his brilliant 16-year career was before him.
For a moment, he lost faith.
Thirty-one blinks of the electronic game clock separated Gonzalez from retirement, as his Atlanta Falcons had fallen behind the Seattle Seahawks, 28-27, with 31 seconds left.