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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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  • Football needs to save itself

    The U.S., polarized politically and splintered socially, is about to experience one of its few widely shared moments: the professional football playoffs. Football reigns in America. More than a sport, it's an integral part of the nation's culture....
  • Troy Aikman appreciates Aaron Rodgers' situation

    Troy Aikman appreciates Aaron Rodgers' situation
    When Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman broke his left collarbone in the second game of the 1998 season, he missed five Cowboys games over the next 50 days. The wait was excruciating, even between owner Jerry Jones' news conferences. "The pain was...
  • 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...
  • Even retired Bears can't stand the Packers

    Even retired Bears can't stand the Packers
    Once a rival, always a rival. With the Bears taking on Green Bay on Sunday in the season finale, RedEye spoke with retired Bears Jerry Azumah, Rashied Davis and Hunter Hillenmeyer to get their take on the Packers now that they're done playing. Spoiler...
  • Adults who love football and kids who suffer

    While we're still in the season, let's give thanks to Mike DeWine, a former U.S. senator who has made good in his second life as the attorney general of Ohio. Unlike most law enforcement officials, DeWine didn't rest on his laurels after the conviction...
  • Veteran Ravens defenders have not-so-fond memories of facing Adrian Peterson

    Veteran Ravens defenders have not-so-fond memories of facing Adrian Peterson
    Only four current Ravens defenders were on the roster when the team last played the Minnesota Vikings in 2009. Those who remain have not-so-fond memories of trying to tackle Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Peterson, who was already a superstar...
  • November's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

     
    Luxury brands often post stronger year-end sales, and six of the month's 15 fastest-selling cars come from luxury brands. That's down from seven of October's 15 fastest-selling cars, but luxury brands need not pile on the December incentives just yet........
  • Cheer up, you could be a Vikings fan

    Cheer up, you could be a Vikings fan
    The Bears lost last week to a mediocre St. Louis team. Their starting quarterback is injured. And they haven't won a Super Bowl in nearly 30 years. But before you complain, remember this: It could be worse. You could be a Vikings fan. With the Bears...
  • The high price of heroism in pro football

    The high price of heroism in pro football
    The big story in the NFL this weekend is Peyton Manning versus Tom Brady. Or is it? The matchup of two of the premier quarterbacks in the history of the game, the Denver Broncos' Manning and the New England Patriots' Brady, is where the NFL wants our...
  • 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...
  • Mike Tyson gives ear back to Evander Holyfield in new video

    Mike Tyson gives ear back to Evander Holyfield in new video
    Mike Tyson gives Evander Holyfield his ear back. That's just one of the funny highlights in a new Foot Locker video. The ad that started going viral on the Internet on Tuesday and Wednesday features a lot of sports figures during things that, well, we...