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USA TODAY Sports Minnesota tight end John Carlson rushes past Green Bay linebacker Brad Jones on Nov. 24 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay.

Retirement a possibility for Litch’s Carlson

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The Minnesota Vikings placed Litchfield native John Carlson on Injured Reserve on Saturday, ending his second season with the team. Could it also mark the end of his pro career?


Carlson has said concussions may make retirement an option as he and his family consider his future in the NFL, according to a Minneapolis Star Tribune report.

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