This is the most bizarre story you’ll see today.
On Monday, the Browns announced they had signed undrafted rookie running back L.J. Scott from Michigan State.
It was an awesome moment for Scott, who took to Twitter to share his excitement for joining the upstart Browns:
Welcome to the DAWG POUND😤🦍
— Lj Scott (@ljscott_03) May 13, 2019
Two days later, he decided he no longer wanted to play football anymore and promptly retired from the game.
— Dana Balash (@DanaBalash21) May 15, 2019
Four years at Michigan State — Scott racked up 2,855 total yards and finished as the program’s ninth all-time leading rusher. Unfortunately, due to a nagging injury, he appeared in just five games during his senior season.