The Green Bay Packers have filed tampering charges against the
Minnesota Vikings alleging the team made inappropriate contact with Brett Favre,
a person familiar with the Packers' complaint told The Associated Press
The person, who requested anonymity because of the sensitivity of the
subject, said Packers officials have expressed their belief that interest from
the Vikings was driving Favre's sudden change of heart about playing football in
While being dreadfully tawdry, tampering would go a long long way toward explaining some of the smack that's been laid down this week.
There is zero chance that the Packers want to see that mullet in a purple helmet.