Originally posted by 49erstrandedinclev:This is just another example of that joke of retiring at a certain team. Only people who are going to be a HOF should have the right to retire as a member of the team they choose because other wise its joke.
what? every team has had long-time players who were revered by fans and teammates, but were not hof talent. surely, they deserve to retire for the team. so, you'd tell john taylor, "naw, you can't retire a niner because you're not going to the hof?"