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Plaxico Burress Released From Prison

6/6/2011 6:26 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Plaxico Burress is a free man, 22 months after he began serving a prison sentence for weapons violations.

Plaxico Burress Released From Jail

The NFL star left the Oneida Correctional Facility in central New York, hugging sports agent/guru Drew Rosenhaus on his way out.

Burress pled guilty in August, 2009 to attempted criminal possession of a weapon after accidentally shooting himself in an NYC nightclub.

Burress -- who played for the New York Giants --- wants to play again if an NFL team is willing to roll the dice. 

Can you say Michael Vick?

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