So the one person we haven't heard a lot in the english press from is the agent, Andy Rufener. He declined to talk to Newsday for their story Tuesday night and was cited as delivering the news to Garth Snow by ESPN but again, wasn't reached for comment.
However, Rufener did give an interview to the Swiss outlet 20 Minutes. In it, Ruefener deflects some of the blame for the situation away from his client and towards himself. He also comes across as taking this as the end of days a bit of a hard line. Swiss IPB reader Oliver sent in a translated version of the article. Writes Oliver: