Tuesday, August 3, 2010
Reports: Brett Favre plans to retire
By ESPN.com staff
Brett Favre has informed the Vikings that he will not return for another season in Minnesota, the Star Tribune reported Tuesday.
Favre has sent text messages to teammates saying, "This is it," league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Neither Favre nor the Vikings have confirmed the news but a press release is expected Tuesday, the sources said.
The Associated Press also reported that Favre is saying that he's not returning this season.
The Vikings' ownership is holding its annual meeting at training camp Tuesday morning.