Favre audible: ‘NO’ means maybe

Brett Favre in Vikings purple? The odds of that once unimaginable image could be getting better.

A source with knowledge of the situation confirmed Tuesday night that Vikings coach Brad Childress and Favre will meet at an undisclosed location later this week to discuss the possibility of the former Green Bay Packers great playing quarterback for Minnesota this season. ESPN first reported the story late Tuesday afternoon, crediting a source with direct knowledge of the discussions between the parties.