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Brett Favre

Brett Favre
Born Brett Lorenzo Favre in Gulfport, Miss., Favre was starting quarterback for the Green Bay Packers from 1992 to 2007. The New York Jets acquired Favre in the biggest trade in their history on August 6, 2008. After considering retirement, Favre instead chose to sign a two-year contract with the Minnesota Vikings worth $25 million on August 18, 2009. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
Born Brett Lorenzo Favre in Gulfport, Miss., Favre was starting quarterback for the Green Bay Packers from 1992 to 2007. The New York Jets acquired Favre in the biggest trade in their history on August 6, 2008. After considering retirement, Favre instead chose to sign a two-year contract with the Minnesota Vikings worth $25 million on August 18, 2009. (Photo GETTY IMAGES) « Show less

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  • Bridging generation gap as boomers hang on to jobs

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady generated a few additional headlines recently when asked about retirement. "When I suck, I'll retire," the 37-year-old said in an interview that was picked up by Boston.com, then a host of others. Then Peyton...
  • Dolphins' opener: Make-or-break season for Ryan Tannehill

    Dolphins' opener: Make-or-break season for Ryan Tannehill
    Maybe it was an omen. Maybe it was destiny? Maybe it's just a curse! Ryan Tannehill's number is 17. It has been his jersey number since his college days at Texas A&M. And Tannehill happens to be the 17th starting quarterback to replace the legendary...
  • Peyton Manning, Broncos fend off Colts in 31-24 victory

    Peyton Manning, Broncos fend off Colts in 31-24 victory
    Peyton Manning has reached a rare milestone. With a 31-24 victory over the Indianapolis Colts, he joined Brett Favre as one of only two quarterbacks to beat all 32 NFL teams. “I think it just means I'm old,” the Denver Broncos star said....
  • There's no easy way out for these first-place NFL teams

    There's no easy way out for these first-place NFL teams
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  • Brett Favre says he wouldn't want his son to play football

    Brett Favre doesn't have a son, so there won't be anyone to carry on his legacy as one of the best quarterbacks in NFL history. But even if he did have a son, the youngster still wouldn't be following in the footsteps of his future Hall of Fame father....
  • 10 Bears-Packers season-enders

    10 Bears-Packers season-enders
    Here's a look at the other Bears-Packers season finales: 2010: Packers 10-3. Jan. 2, 2011, Lambeau Field. Locked in a 3-3 tie, Aaron Rodgers connected on a 1-yard scoring pass to Donald Lee with 2 minutes, 50 seconds to play to give the Packers the...
  • Watch Mike Tyson return Evander Holyfield's ear in new Foot Locker ad

    Watch Mike Tyson return Evander Holyfield's ear in new Foot Locker ad
    Mike Tyson really seems to be taking his quest for redemption seriously. In his latest effort to make amends for the mistakes of his past, the former heavyweight champion has returned the portion of Evander Holyfield's ear he bit off during their 1997...
  • Could Michael Phelps become the next Brett Favre?

    Could Michael Phelps become the next Brett Favre?
    In discussing his potential return to competitive swimming, Michael Phelps told The Associated Press that he doesn't want to be likened to another athlete famous for his unretirements. "Just don't compare me to Brett Favre," he said. Chris Chase,...
  • Marshall extends Southern Mississippi losing streak to 20

    Marshall extends Southern Mississippi losing streak to 20
    Everything’s gone to Hades in Hattiesburg, where the university Brett Favre made famous is stuck in the mud. Marshall handed Southern Mississippi its 20th consecutive defeat Saturday with a 61-13 win in Huntington, W.Va. The losing streak is the...
  • Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei's Bears mailbag

    Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei's Bears mailbag
    Jay Cutler said the new offense will take three years to learn, but he only gets two max if he underperforms, right? -- @DreddRunner, from Twitter I think if Cutler underperforms, I think he gets one year, no more.  And really that’s all Marc...
  • Russell Wilson stops by W&M Colonial Pro Camp

    WILLIAMSBURG — William & Mary opened its 20thannual Colonial All-Pro Football Camp on Sunday with an appearance by NFL quarterback and Richmond native Russell Wilson. Wilson spoke to the crowd of more than 350 kids and encouraged them to become...