Former Packers WR Driver loses his dad

Donald Driver. Image by TODAY'S TMJ4

Former Packers WR Driver loses his dad

By Jay Sorgi. CREATED Aug 8, 2013

GREEN BAY - Longtime Packers wide receiver Donald Driver is mourning Thursday after the loss of his father.

He tweeted this:

Driver retired after the 2012 season following a 14-year career in Green Bay where he became the team's all-time leading receiver.

One of the reasons he cited was to share more family time.

Fans have begun to share their condolences on our Facebook page.


Condolences also started to come in on Twitter, including some from former teammates...

...the wife of Packers guard Don Barclay...

...and others.