After 14-seasons in the NFL, all with the Green Bay Packers, wide receiver Donald
Driver said he is “hanging up his spikes.”
Driver made the announcement on ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike show this morning. He’ll make the official announcement with the Packers next Wednesday, during a ticketed ceremony at Lambeau Field next Wednesday.
AUDIO: Driver said it’s a tough call :10
The 37-year old Driver is Green Bay’s all-time leading receiver in receptions and yards and has a Super Bowl Championship to boot.
Driver said his family helped him make this decision.
AUDIO: Donald Driver on the deciding factor :16
Driver was a 7th round pick out of Alcorn State in 1999. He finished last season with just 8 catches for 77 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Driver’s 10,137 career receiving yards ranks No. 1 in franchise history. His 743 receptions also ranks #1.