‘I’m done’: Rolando McClain pulls the plug on comeback attempt
Rolando McClain has had enough.
He was once a highly touted linebacker out of Alabama who was a high first-round draft pick (No. 8 overall) of the Raiders back in 2010. But several off-field and on-field struggles later, McClain found himself out of the league after retiring as a member of the Ravens last season. However, it seemed he was attempting to make a comeback in Baltimore just last week.
On Monday, McClain officially gave up:
— Seth Wickersham (@SethWickersham) April 21, 2014
The writing was on the wall after McClain’s disastrous workout with the Ravens on April 15. He showed up late, wasn’t able to complete the standard conditioning test and was apparently uncooperative.
McClain, 24, is still a young man and can do any number of things with his life. However, at least for now, football is out.