Should the Green Bay Packers hire Brett Favre?

The relationship between the Green Bay Packers and former quarterback Brett Favre has been a roller coaster.  The Packers traded for Favre in 1992, Favre spent the next 16 seasons with the Packers.  That relationship ultimately turned rocky as Favre retired, then unretired as he was traded to the New York Jets.  It took until Thanksgiving night in 2015 for Favre to come back to...
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Brett Favre has entertained thoughts about coaching, being GM in NFL

Could Brett Favre make another NFL comeback? Well, the thought has crossed his mind. Speaking with ESPN Wisconsin’s Wilde & Tausch on Thursday, Favre admitted he’s pondered a return to the NFL as a coach or general manager. “That type of stuff has crossed my mind,” said Favre, 47, per ESPN’s Jason Wilde. “Because it’s no different to me than coaching. It’s being...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre considering a return to NFL as coach, GM?

Brett Favre recently admitted to considering a return to the NFL, perhaps as a coach or conceivably as a member of a front office. But there appears to be nothing currently in the works in that regard for the Hall of Famer, as he’s enjoying his retirement on several fronts.Favre joined ESPN Wisconsin’s Wilde & Tausch Thursday to discuss his potential career aspirations....
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre relates hilarious story about his lack of knowledge as an early starter

NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre was always, and will always be, the prototypical gunslinger by which all others are measured. He was always more keen on forcing a ball into a tight spot for a big play than diagnosing a defense at the line of scrimmage and surgically operating.Highlighting this fact, Favre related a story about being a young starter for the Green Bay Packers...
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June 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Pressure is on Andy Reid to develop gun-slinging QB Patrick Mahomes

Andy Reid has been here before.The head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs has plucked his quarterback of choice in the NFL Draft before, and the results have been mixed. Drafting and developing Donovan McNabb was a clear success in Philadelphia, but the Kevin Kolb experiment was the beginning of the end for Reid with the Eagles.In the 2017 NFL Draft, the Chiefs took a gamble by drafting...
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May 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Brett Favre still has a rocket for an arm

After watching a video of legendary former NFL quarterback Brett Favre throwing balls, it’s clear he is still better than half the guys playing today. It’s also crystal clear the gunslinger hasn’t lost a single whit of speed off his heater.Favre was on a practice field throwing balls to Atlanta Falcons cornerback Robert Alford and others, and my lord he can still sling the...
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March 22, 2017  |  Discuss

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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February 15, 2017  |  Discuss

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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February 10, 2017  |  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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February 10, 2017  |  Discuss

So, Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers really hated each other

Jeff Pearlman’s new book sheds some new light on just how frosty the Brett Favre/Aaron Rodgers relationship really was. That there was conflict there shouldn’t have been a surprise. Beyond the normal generational issues that arise when the veteran has his obvious replacement on the roster. And both men have their own particular personality quirks that were always going to grind...
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October 15, 2016  |  Discuss

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