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Best Of Baltimore Sports 2018: Best Un-Retirement

December 19, 2018
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PressBox's second annual Best Of  is here, featuring more than 60 honorees, including best upset, best newcomer, best comeback, best surprise and much more.

Best Un-Retirement

After spending the 2016 season with the Guangzhou Power of the China Arena Football League, Virgil Gray decided it was time to shift to coaching. He spent 2017 with the Baltimore Brigade as defensive backs coach and special teams coordinator.

In 2018, Gray returned to the field and led the Brigade in tackles and pass breakups as the team made it all the way to the ArenaBowl.

And no worries for Gray -- he would need to retire and change his mind about six more times before anyone starts complaining. He's still Favre away from that.

Photo Credit: Avi Gerver/Monumental Sports & Entertainment


For more Best Of, visit PressBoxOnline.com/BestOf. 
Best Of Baltimore Sports 2018 (collage)

Plus: Check out Q&As with PressBox's 2018 Sportspersons of the Year, UMBC men's basketball coach Ryan Odom and guard Jairus Lyles.
Best Of Baltimore Sports 2018: Sportspersons of the Year Jairus Lyles and Ryan Odom

Issue 250: December 2018 / January 2019