Like Mosquitos and Crabgrass...
... Brett Favre announces his summertime presence with authority.
He reportedly sent messages to teammates saying he's not coming back in 2010. Vikings Coach Brad Childress apparently didn't get such a text, but Minnesota management is taking Favre seriously enough to reportedly offer Favre a rather vigorous pay boost if he returns this fall.
Pro Footbal Talk says there's something else to consider, that being the future of the franchise in Minnesota.