Originally posted on NBC Bay Area  |  Last updated 10/6/11

MINNEAPOLIS - JANUARY 17: Quarterback Brett Favre 4# of the Minnesota Vikings celebrates touchdown in the second quarter against the Dallas Cowboys during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on January 17, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
For every slobbering member of the media who sold you the lie that Brett Favre was a simple country boy who disliked the spotlight and would disappear into a deer stand after finally retiring, you can hold up this week as a prime example of why the former Packers/Jets/Vikings QB will spend the rest of his life refusing to go away. Between doing color commentary (badly) for a Southern Miss game and openly saying that Aaron Rodgers should have won a Super Bowl in Green Bay sooner, Favre has pretty much obliterated whatever small chance he had of staging a dignified retirement. Already, people are taking Favre to task for trying to reclaim the spotlight. Aaron Rodgers, on the other hand, has handled the situation with characteristic minimalism: "You know what? I'm just, the only thing I want to say is I'm just really proud of our guys and what our team did last season. It was a great accomplishment," Rodgers told ESPN Milwaukee on Wednesday. "It took all 53 of those guys, and obv...
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