Former Miami Dolphin Vontae Davis quits at halftime

Bills head coach 'His actions spoke and I heard everything'

A Buffalo Bills player made a decision to pack it in and call it a career right in the middle of Sunday's game.

But Buffalo Bills cornerback Vontae Davis trampled on that sage advice in brutal fashion by retiring during HALF-TIME of his side's National Football League match with the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday.

In no surprise, the Bills used that vacant spot to sign a cornerback and a familiar one at that. Head coach Sean McDermott said Davis pulled himself from the game and had said that he was done. Davis started his career with the Miami Dolphins, playing three seasons for the franchise that drafted him No. 25 overall. "He said he's not coming out".

According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen, Davis put on his street clothes at halftime, said he was quitting and then left the stadium. But, physically, I know today that isn't possible and I had an honest moment with myself. He was traded to the Indianapolis Colts in 2012 and played in Indy until this offseason, when he was signed as a free agent by the Buffalo Bills. "Never seen it. And it's just completely disrespectful to his teammates".

"I also wondered: Do I want to keep sacrificing", Davis continued.

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