Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Brett Favre Demands Trade

GREEN BAY—Three-time MVP and undisputed future Hall of Fame quarterback
Brett Favre, disappointed with the Packers' refusal to aggressively
pursue receiver Randy Moss and frustrated with his team's apparent
indifference to making immediate improvements on offense, is demanding
a trade to the team he feels will give him the best shot at winning a
last Super Bowl ring before his retirement: the 1996 Green Bay Packers.

Although the Packers had no immediate comment, head coach Mike McCarthy
said the team would be "heartbroken" to part with its greatest player,
although in deference to Favre's long service, and for the good of the
current team, they would be willing to consider a trade package
including a first-round pick in the 2008 NFL draft and the 1996 Brett
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