Found April 28, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- If the newest quarterback of the Green Bay Packers happens to play a bit like Brett Favre, there's a perfectly good explanation as to why.In the seventh round of the NFL draft, the Packers selected B.J. Coleman out of Tennessee-Chattanooga. It was prior to the draft that Coleman was trained by Favre, who is remembered in Wisconsin as much for the drama that surrounded his leaving Green Bay -- and eventually playing for the bitter division rival Minnesota Vikings -- than the Super Bowl that he helped deliver to the Packers in 1996.Coleman, perhaps unaware that the name "Favre" brings about as much animosity in and around Green Bay as it does gleeful memories, spoke very fondly of his mentor."You're talking about an awesome legend," Coleman said of Favre. "What an awesome experience for me to be a part of his legacy."There is no debate that Favre was a great quarterback in Green Bay for 16 consecutive seasons, winning three Most...
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