Cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, a two-time Pro Bowl selection, announced his retirement in an Instagram post Tuesday.
Rodgers-Cromartie, 32, who was playing with the Oakland Raiders in his 11th NFL season, said in an Instagram post that he was "at peace with my decision. Y'all may not understand and that's kool!!!"
Rodgers-Cromartie was active for seven games this season, making eight tackles and forcing one fumble.
He had played the previous four seasons for the New York Giants, following previous stops with the Denver Broncos, Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals.