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Packers to make special announcement regarding Brett Favre

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GREEN BAY (WAOW) -- The Green Bay Packers will make a special announcement Monday regarding former quarterback Brett Favre, according to a news release.

The release says the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame Inc. and the Green Bay Packers will make the announcement together.

ESPN.com reports the announcement will be that Favre will be inducted into the team's Hall of Fame in the summer of 2015 and the uniform No. 4 that he wore for the Packers from 1992-2008 will be retired.

It will take place at 1:30 p.m., in the new Hall of Fame under construction in the Lambeau Field Atrium.

The announcement will feature comments from Packers Hall of Fame President Perry Kidder, and Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy. A Packers spokesperson says Favre will make comments via telephone at the event.

Newsline 9 will have a crew at the event on Monday and bring you the very latest.

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