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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

Top Brett Favre Articles

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  • Rodgers among NFL's elite in making opponents jump offside

    GREEN BAY, Wis. The regular season was just one play old when Aaron Rodgers recorded his first victim of 2014. Michael Bennett, a defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks, couldn't control himself during one of Rodgers' staccato utterances at the line of...
  • NFL's 2014 saw Seattle Seahawks' glory but also Ray Rice controversy

    THE HIGHS • The Seattle Seahawks win their first Super Bowl ring with a 43-8 pounding of the Denver Broncos, a game pitting a smothering defense against Peyton Manning's high-octane Broncos offense. "Watching the film coming into the week, we'd...
  • On The Fly: Vinatieri Misses Out On Perfect Season

    On The Fly: Vinatieri Misses Out On Perfect Season
    How amazing that Adam Vinatieri, 42, remains such an elite placekicker after all these years. It was way back in 1996 that Bill Parcells gave him a job with the Patriots that had been held by Matt Bahr. Later that season, Vinatieri was kicking in the...
  • 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...
  • Mississippi State looks to lock down home turf, ramp up recruiting in Florida

    MIAMI GARDENS — It's been a recruiting model that has won conference titles and national championships. If there's a chance to cultivate and win with the talent at home, then do it. But if there's an opportunity for improvement, then go outside...
  • Aaron Rodgers is front-runner for MVP, but J.J. Watt is formidable challenger

    GREEN BAY, Wis. Soon after Aaron Rodgers' latest stunt, gimping his team to a fourth straight NFC North title, teammates left no room for debate. He was pro football's MVP. Next question, please. The Green Bay Packers quarterback added a calf-pulling,...
  • Cowboys QB Romo would trade MVP-like numbers for 1 Super win

    IRVING, Texas The NFL named Tony Romo the NFC's offensive player of the month for December. It was just another accolade in a long list of them for the Cowboys quarterback this season. He finished the regular season as the league leader in completion...
  • Scott Fowler: Jake Delhomme hopes Carolina Panthers fare better than he did in 2009 playoff

    Jake Delhomme keeps busy with his family's horse business in Louisiana. He coaches his older daughter's sixth-grade basketball team. He's going to turn 40 this month. Six years ago, though, Delhomme was the quarterback when the Carolina Panthers last...
  • Jim Souhan: Vikings' recent playoff history ugly without Favre

    The NFL is considering expanding its playoffs in 2015. Currently, 12 of 32 teams make it to the postseason, meaning that the first weekend of playoff competition this year featured Ryan Lindley playing quarterback, a team with a losing regular-season...