Brett Favre moved by family of late fan's tribute to iconic QB, Packers

Brett Favre’s impact on fans of the Green Bay Packers is still felt years after his final game. The children of one Packers fan – Bill Snyder – decided to honor their father’s passing by taking out a full-page ad in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel last week to thank Favre and the Packers for bringing so much joy into their father’s life. Word spread to Favre, who responded...
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Julian Edelman name drops Favre, Rodgers, while talking Garoppolo

Jimmy Garoppolo is the hottest quarterback name in the NFL right now.One would think this honor goes to Tony Romo—but even he can’t stand against the hype that is a backup gunslinger for the New England Patriots.Garoppolo looks like a major trade candidate this offseason and many haven’t been shy in pumping him up. Let’s take a look at what New England wideout Julian Edelman...
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Bill Parcells supports Terrell Owens for the Hall of Fame

Does Terrell Owens deserve a place in the Hall of Fame? It’s been an oft debated topic and the discussion now includes Bill Parcells.Parcells, who coached Owens with the Dallas Cowboys and is himself in the Hall of Fame, was asked if he’d vote for Owens.“I think I would. I think I would,” Parcells said, appearing on ESPN Radio (H/T Pro Football Talk). “He certainly was...
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Brett Favre claims his Super Bowl jersey went missing as well

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s missing Super Bowl LI jersey has been all the talk since Sunday evening. The latest reports suggest the jersey was not stolen. Instead, it is possibly headed back on a big-rig truck that is scheduled to arrive to Gillette Stadium this Thursday (via TMZ Sports).But that’s enough about Brady’s jersey. Hall of Fame quarterback Brett...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre: New concussion drug a ‘game changer’

Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre said that the only time he had ever really been knocked out on a football field was the last play of his career in 2010.Favre told Fox Business that it was an “eye-opening experience,” and now he’s touting a drug that he says can help treat concussions.Prevasol is a nasal spray that is set to begin phase 1 of clinical studies.Dr. Jacob VanLandingham...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Fouts questions Terrell Owens’ Hall of Fame credentials

The Hall of Fame candidacy of Terrell Owens has been a debated topic. Owens’ former boss, the newly-inducted Jerry Jones, believes Owens should be in. Another Hall of Famer, Dan Fouts, is not so sure.“I think his numbers are very worthy, but again on the other side of it, I think his actions on and off the field, on the sidelines, in the locker room, and the fact he played for...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Favre: Rodgers' best asset is ability to elevate his team

It sure seems like the rift between Aaron Rodgers and Brett Favre is well behind them based on comments the Hall of Fame quarterback made about his former backup.The two former teammates have had a few moments together in the public eye the past couple of years in which it was clear the old rivalry was dead and buried. Then again, just this year, Favre questioned Rodgers’ leadership...
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January 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Brett Favre says Matt Ryan deserves MVP

Legendary Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan absolutely deserves the MVP award this year. Favre spoke about the award at length on Sirius XM NFL Radio, with ESPN’s Vaughn McClure capturing the bits about Ryan: “Is he deserving? Absolutely. Only one guy can get it. That’s the reality. And there’s always going to be one, two, maybe...
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January 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Brett Favre calls Packers ‘the team to beat’ in the NFC

Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre believes the Green Bay Packers are the “team to beat” and the Super Bowl favorite in the NFC playoffs. From Sirius XM NFL Radio: .@Favre4Official: "I believe the @packers are the team to beat, and I believe that they will be in the Super Bowl" — SiriusXM NFL Radio (@SiriusXMNFL) January 3, 2017 “I believe...
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January 03, 2017  |  Discuss

Brett Favre gives longest, but best, speech at Hall of Fame

Brett Favre gave the longest speech of the night during Hall of Fame inductions on Saturday in Canton, but it was worth it. Favre was presented by his wife Deanna and then took over and spoke for around 36 minutes. For the bulk of his speech, he talked about his family and gave his thanks to them. An emotional moment as Brett Favre thanks his family for their support. #PFHOF16...
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August 06, 2016  |  Discuss

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