Found June 28, 2012 on NESN.com:
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Brett Favre and Tony Romo now share a bound that goes beyond being consistent subjects of scrutiny. Favre sat down with Deion Sanders on the NFL Network to discuss a number of topics, including some of the league's current quarterbacks. During his discussion, Favre praised Romo, and said that he sees a lot of himself in the Cowboys quarterback. "Romo is probably more like me than any of those guys," he said. "I don't know if that's good, because I think way too much is cast upon him. Good or bad." Romo, like Favre, has taken some heat from fans...
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