BREAKING NEWS: Brett Favre asks for his release from the Packers

Derek StephensSenior Analyst IJuly 11, 2008



Brett Favre wants to play, and he wants out of Green Bay. According to team officials around the NFL and the Packers, Brett Favre has sent in a formal letter requesting a release from the Green Bay Packers. What may come of this, we do not know.

Some may speculate that this leads to one of two options for Favre

1) Stay retired

2) Explore options to play for another team

Stay tuned for more of this from other Bleacher Report NFL Writers.