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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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  • Broncos' Peyton Manning meets with John Elway; no word on return

    Broncos' Peyton Manning meets with John Elway; no word on return
    Peyton Manning's future with the Denver Broncos remained unclear after he met Thursday with team executives including General Manager John Elway and Chief Executive Joe Ellis. A decision on the star quarterback's return for the upcoming season had...
  • Bucs QB Johnson: 'No wrongdoing' in having Super Bowl balls prepared

    Bucs QB Johnson: 'No wrongdoing' in having Super Bowl balls prepared
    TAMPA — Heading into Super Bowl XXXVII, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Brad Johnson's concern stretched well beyond the Raiders defense he was going to face — all the way to the condition of the footballs he was going to throw. Johnson...
  • Eagles must go for finest items available on shopping list

    Eagles must go for finest items available on shopping list
    With the removal of Howie Roseman as the point man for free-agent philosophy, it's very possible the Philadelphia Eagles will become a little more bold in their pursuit of veteran players this offseason. And if ever there was a time, this would be it....
  • Broncos' Peyton Manning reportedly preparing to play next season

    Broncos' Peyton Manning reportedly preparing to play next season
    Peyton Manning hasn't said publicly whether he'll be returning for an 18th NFL season, but all signs are pointing toward the veteran quarterback playing at least one more campaign with the Denver Broncos. According to the New Orleans Times-Picayune,...
  • When aging athletes wait too long to hang it up

    When aging athletes wait too long to hang it up
    A good friend now in his 70s was a superb and amazingly versatile athlete all his life. His remarkable hand-eye coordination, superb conditioning and endurance allowed him to compete on the highest level for years after most of his contemporaries had hung...
  • AFC playoff preview: Ravens at Patriots

    AFC playoff preview: Ravens at Patriots
    The Patriots had the benefit of a week off after their regular-season finale. So what else is new? This is the fifth consecutive season the Patriots have had one of the AFC's top two seeds, allowing them to sit out the wild-card round. They claimed...
  • Patriots, Ravens are in familiar territory in AFC divisional game

    Patriots, Ravens are in familiar territory in AFC divisional game
    The New England Patriots had the benefit of a week off after their regular-season finale. So what else is new? This is the fifth consecutive season the Patriots have earned one of the AFC's top two seedings, allowing them to sit out the wild-card...
  • There are lots of story lines in possible Super Bowl matchups

    There are lots of story lines in possible Super Bowl matchups
    Oh, the possibilities. After 19 weeks of games, the NFL has narrowed its field to four teams — Seattle, Green Bay, New England and Indianapolis — with four possible Super Bowl permutations. This weekend's conference title games are...
  • Vikings rookie Teddy Bridgewater could be thorn in Bears' side for years

    Vikings rookie Teddy Bridgewater could be thorn in Bears' side for years
    Beyond individual accomplishments, which should never be discounted, the only thing on the line for the Bears on Sunday in Minnesota is draft status. With a win, the Bears will finish third in the NFC North and pick between No. 8 and No. 11 in the first...
  • Until a coach and quarterback align, little else matters

     Until a coach and quarterback align, little else matters
    Ernie Accorsi started as a sportswriter, which isn't the main reason he's the right consultant for the Bears. He began his NFL career in public relations for the Baltimore Colts, where Johnny Unitas was the quarterback. When he became general manager of...
  • Once-patient Bears organization now expects excellence in a hurry

    Once-patient Bears organization now expects excellence in a hurry
    It was with a nod to the franchise's past and year of inception that George McCaskey changed the address of Halas Hall to 1920 Football Drive in 2011 shortly after taking the reins of the Bears as chairman of the board. He's still trying to point the...