Marvin Jones announces unexpected NFL departure for family reasons.

The Detroit Lions say farewell to veteran receiver Marvin Jones.

Jones shares heartfelt Instagram post explaining his decision.

Family takes precedence in this chapter of his life.

Jones relocates his wife and five kids from Miami to San Diego.

His initial plan was to join an NFL team on the West Coast.

Jones' performance this season fell short of expectations.

He did not travel with the team to a recent game in Baltimore.

Marvin Jones has an impressive NFL career with 547 catches and 58 touchdowns.

His decision highlights the importance of balancing personal and professional life.