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Packers respond to Favre's contract release


by Kelsi Schindler

GREEN BAY (WAOW) -- The Green Bay Packers Organization says it wanted Favre to return and "welcomed him back on more than one occasion," according to a news release from the organization.

After Favre showed his "commitment to retire" in March, the Packers made the commitment to "move forward" with the team, according to the same release.

Additionally, the Packers Organization says it will do what's right and "in the best interest of the team," according to the release.

Online Reporter: Kelsi Schindler

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