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National Football League
                       === Packers' Driver to retire ===
 New  Orleans,  LA (Sports  Network) -  Green Bay  Packers wide receiver Donald
 Driver is set to call it a career.
 Driver,  appearing  on ESPN's "Mike and  Mike in the Morning" program from New
 Orleans,  said he would make it official during a press conference on February
 6 in Green Bay.
 "I'm  going to officially put the cleats on the shelf," Driver told the hosts.
 "I'm going to walk away from the game."
 The Packers also issued a news release on Thursday, saying Driver's retirement
 will take place in a public event at Lambeau Field.
 "I played my entire career in Green Bay and have always enjoyed a special bond
 with  the fans," said  Driver in a statement. "I can think of no better way to
 retire than to celebrate with them and the Packers organization."
 Driver spent 14 seasons with the Packers and helped the storied franchise to a
 Super  Bowl title after the 2010 season. He is the club's all-time leader with
 743 receptions and 10,137 yards, and sits third with 61 touchdown catches.
 The  four-time Pro  Bowl selection had just  eight catches for 77 yards with a
 pair  of touchdowns  in 13 games this  past season. He had seven seasons of at
 least 70 catches and 1,000 receiving yards.
 01/31 08:17:37 ET