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07.11.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Favre seeks unconditional release from Packers, sources say By Chris MortensenESPN.com (Archive) HATTIESBURG, Miss -- Three days after a conference call with Green Bay Packers team officials on Tuesday in which quarterback Brett Favre emphatically expressed his desire to play in 2008, Favre on Friday formally asked for his contractual release from the Packers in a letter, sources close t...
07.07.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Gene Wojciechowski over at ESPN.com is advocating a Packer's shareholder coup in favor of bringing back Favre. There are a lot of pot-shots and name-calling, including this tidbit: It all makes sense until you ask a simple, essential question: "Is my team better or worse with Brett Favre at quarterback?"  That's it. Nothing else should matter. Thompson's job is to construct th...
07.02.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
  Doesn't it feel like one of these "stories" comes out every couple of weeks or so? I'm just passing on the information.... Source: Favre has 'itch' to ditch retirement, report to camp By Chris MortensenESPN.com(Archive) Updated: July 2, 2008, 4:12 PM ET With his family "tugging" on him to play, Brett Favre has an "itch" to come out of retirement and report to training camp wi...
06.19.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
  Reports: Packers checking on Taylor's availability in trade ESPN.com news services The Dolphins say they want Jason Taylor to play one final season in Miami, but that reportedly hasn't stopped the Green Bay Packers from continuing to check on his availability. The Green Bay Press-Gazette and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel are reporting that the Packers have called the Dolphins...
04.27.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
At the end of the two days, the Packers' haul looks like thisJordy Nelson, WR, Kansas StateBrian Brohm, QB, LouisvillePatrick Lee, CB, AuburnJermichael Finley, TE, TexasJeremy Thompson, DE, Wake Forest (who is apparently the brother of Packers tackle Orrin Thompson)Josh Sitton, G/T, University of Central FloridaBreno Giacomini, T, LouisvilleMatt Flynn, QB, LSUBrett Swain, WR, San Diego State Seve...
04.03.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Report: Favre considering a comeback Agent quietly inquiring with NFL teams about trade with Packers NBCSports.com news services updated 59 minutes ago Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre, who announced his retirement last month after 17 seasons, reportedly could be weighing a comeback with another team. Favre's agent has quietly inquired with teams about their interest in tra...