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Plaxico Burress to exit prison June 6

Updated: March 8, 2011, 10:20 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Former New York Giants Super Bowl star Plaxico Burress is to get out of prison in June, after officials agreed Friday to shave about three months off his time behind bars in a gun case.

A committee of prison-system staffers decided Burress was eligible for time off for good behavior, so he can be freed after serving about 21 months of his two-year sentence, system spokeswoman Linda Foglia said.

With Burress' release date now set for June 6, his agent and lawyer ...

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