GREEN BAY, WI -- Brett Favre wants the Green Bay Packers o release him so he can return to the NFL with another team, ccording to an ESPN report.
ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported Friday that sources close to
Favre and the team told him agent James "Bus" Cook formally asked
the Packers for Favre's release in a letter because the Packers
were not receptive about Favre wanting to play again.
The 38-year-old Favre retired March 6 after a 17-year career.
Messages left by The Associated Press for Packers general
manager Ted Thompson, a team spokesman and Cook were not
The Packers plan to use Aaron Rodgers as their quarterback for
the upcoming season.
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