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Aaron [Rodgers] has played extremely well, probably even better than anyone anticipated, but I knew he was capable of that and that’s why they drafted him. Barring any injury he’ll shatter everything I ever did there except for maybe consecutive games. –Brett Favre When I first read this quote, it struck me as a rare [...]The post In pursuit of Brett Favre’s records by Tom Walton appeared first on WCSN - The Water Cooler Sports Network.
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- For all of the offseason maneuvering, free-agent signings and new draft picks, the Minnesota Vikings' 2013 season hinges on the continued development of quarterback Christian Ponder.
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