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Green's Final Run: He's a 'Packer for Life'

RB Ahman Green (Mark J. Rebilas/USP)

Ahman Green announced his retirement on Thursday, and Packer Report was there to talk almost exclusively with the record-setting rusher. Green reflects on a career that exploded in Green Bay, his ill-fated decision to leave in free agency and the relief he felt upon returning.

The trade from Seattle to Green Bay was the best thing that ever happened professionally to Ahman Green. His decision to sign with Houston in free agency was the worst. "Yeah, I'm not going to deny that," Green, a four-time Pro Bowl running back, said in announcing his retirement on Thursday night. "When that decision came down in March 2007, it was something that I honestly thought I was...

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