Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 6/29/14

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)
Hey, Brett Favre: Shut the hell up. On Tuesday, talking on Atlanta radio station 790 The Zone, Favre told hosts Mike Morgan and Hans Heiser that Aaron Rodgers "fell into a good situation" and that "the biggest surprise to me would be that he didn't (win a Super Bowl) sooner." I'll say it again, Brett. Be quiet. Go away. Stay away. Never come back. No one needs a history lesson on Favre's incessant and destructive need for attention and adulation, but here's a quick recap. The guy retired, unretired, made Rodgers' transition in Green Bay a hard slog to say the least, went to the Jets, retired again, unretired again, went to Minnesota . . . on and on it goes, a list that adds up to one self-absorbed blowhard. But now, with his body mercifully forcing his presence out of the league, he goes and dumps on the pride of Green Bay? Are you kidding me? Forget that Favre's first "what should I do?" melodrama put Rodgers in an awful spot and put the team in a situation ripe for discord an...
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  • AMEN, AMEN, AMEN. I'm a Bears fan also, and I like Rodgers for much the same reasons. Favre was great for so long and I followed his career (mostly because he beat up the Bears, consistantly), but he can't help himself. He's irrelevant, and it hurts.
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