Brett Favre 2008 Timeline
The Brett Favre saga in Green Bay might be nearing a conclusion after the unretired quarterback said he and the team might be better off without each other. A look at how the story has unfolded:
Traded to New York Jets for conditional draft pick.
Left practice facility in the afternoon ... did not practice with the team ... met with Packers officials to discuss trade options ... tells ESPN's Chris Mortensen "the best thing for this team is for us to part ways" ... considers talking to the Buccaneers about a possible trade.
Favre reports to training camp and is added to active roster after passing physical
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell reinstates Favre
Favre offered $25 million to not report to camp
Meets with Packers president Mark Murphy in Mississippi
Faxes reinstatement request to NFL
Favre tells Packers he plans to report to training camp
Returns to Lambeau Field to attend Packers Hall of Fame ceremony
Packers file tampering charges with NFL against Vikings
Packers receive letter from Favre formally requesting release
Favre asks for release with understanding he won't be starter
Sends text message to Packers GM Ted Thompson
Favre says reports of return were "all rumor"
Favre tells coach Mike McCarthy he may want to play again
Says he might consider comeback if opportunity was presented
Agent reportedly contacts teams to gauge trade interest
Denies rumors of a comeback
Favre conducts retirement news conference
Packers lose NFC Championship Game to the Giants in OT
-- Compiled by ESPN Research