Originally written on Pro Football Zone  |  Last updated 10/15/14

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 7: Donald Driver #80 of the Green Bay Packers runs for yards after the catch against the Baltimore Ravens at Lambeau Field on December 7, 2009 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Donald Driver made an appearance on 95.7 the Game in San Francisco (via SportsRadioInterviews.com) and was asked why he decided to retire now. “Today is the day I officially said I’m going to retire, but on Feb. 6, in front of our fans in Green Bay, that’s where I want to do it. I’m going to open up my retirement to the fans and give them an opportunity to show my love and respect for them. It’s been a blessing and great career for me, but I owe it to the fans not to wear any other color.” There was a report that the Vikings were interested in Driver, but I think he might the right move to retire now.  I can’t imagine him wearing another team’s uniform.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();
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