After finding out on Twitter on Tuesday that the Saints are to trade him, running back Darren Sproles told Josina Anderson of ESPN that he would rather be released.
Saints RB Darren Sproles to me on the handling of his future: "I want to get released. I don't want to be (cont) http://t.co/7SrXCAkxcA
— Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) March 12, 2014
Of course Sproles wants to be released. Then he can decide where he plays in 2014.