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Postscripts: Mike, it's OK to leave

Bucs FB Mike Alstott (AP)

Mike Alstott's move to the IR ends his 2007 season. In the latest edition of Postscripts, Matthew Postins writes that, despite the enormous goodwill Alstott has built in Tampa Bay, he should take the hint from his body and walk away knowing that he had a wonderful career.

I admit. I was fooled. For about two hours I thought Mike Alstott was retiring. You're only as good as your sources, and this time my sources were wrong. I don't feel so bad. At least I was in the herd with everyone else. Even ESPN reported he was retiring before the news conference. My source called me about 11 a.m. to tell me the news, saying, "I knew something was up when (Jon) Gruden kept... Recommended Stories

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