Video: Brett Favre throws a mean fastball

Brett Favre is easily the most famous name to come out of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was back in town on Thursday to throw out the first pitch ahead of the Conference USA baseball tournament game between the Golden Eagles and the Old Dominion Monarchs. It should come as no surprise that Favre has a pretty good arm on him, even when throwing a baseball. However...
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WATCH: Brett Favre Fails Miserably in Throwing Out Opening Pitch

When someone throws out a ceremonial first pitch, more times than not it's disappointing. The baseball world has seen many celebrities throw terrible first pitches—and we can now add another one to the list. RELATED: 50 Cent's Horrible First Pitch  NFL Hall of Famer Brett Favre threw out the ceremonial first pitch for the University of Southern Mississippi in the first-round...
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Watch Brett Favre throw a wild first-pitch fastball

NFL legend Brett Favre may be 46 years old and six years removed from his final retirement, but the gunslinger's still got a live arm. Favre returned to Southern Miss to throw out the first pitch before Wednesday's game against Old Dominion and a high heater that sailed over star pitcher Nick Johnson's head. 
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Prepare For NFL Draft Round 2 With Brett Favre’s Awesome Draft Day Photo

The second and third rounds of the 2016 NFL Draft will be held Friday night in Chicago, and in honor of that, we’re taking a look back at one of the more memorable moments in second-round draft history. What moment, you might ask? Why, it’s the Atlanta Falcons’ decision to draft Brett Favre with the 33rd overall pick in 1991. But rather than focusing on the selection itself...
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Steve Young slams Cam Newton haters

Going back to his college days, Cam Newton has been no stranger to controversy throughout his football career. The Carolina Panthers’ star quarterback can count Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young as one of his backers. Young not only defended Newton, but had some strong words for those who take issue with him. "If you don't like (Cam), it's not about him, it's about you."...
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February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Brett Favre runs triathlon, loses to his wife

Brett Favre competed in a triathlon last weekend, and though the former quarterback posted a pretty impressive time, he finished only second in his own household. Competing under the name Brett Lorenzo, Favre finished the Key West Triathlon in 1:35:12.74, third in the “Clydesdales 220 and 40+” category, according to the Washington Post. His wife Deanna? Third overall among...
Via The Comeback
December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Brunell recalls the ‘funny’ time Brett Favre drowned a deer

Brett Favre is an avid hunter, and hunters always tell some of the best stories. That is, if you are able to stomach them. In a lengthy oral history of Favre’s life and career that CBS recently put together, former NFL quarterback Mark Brunell told a story about a time Favre killed a deer. Favre has likely killed many deer in his life, but he took this particular deer’s life...
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December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Favre: Revenge on Packers motivated signing with Vikings

Brett Favre has finally admitted that the motivating factor for signing with the Minnesota Vikings after a one-year stopover with the New York Jets following his bitter divorce with the Green Bay Packers was to exact revenge on the team he cemented his status as an NFL icon. The premiere of NFL Network’s “The Timeline” entitled “Favre Returns” is slated to air following...
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December 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Five biggest moments of Brett Favre’s career with Packers

On Thanksgiving night, the Green Bay Packers will retire the No. 4 of future Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre. An 11-time Pro Bowler, Favre played 16 seasons in Green Bay, starting 253 games and throwing 442 of his 508 career touchdowns for the Packers from 1992 to 2007. Under Favre, the Packers won 160 regular-season games, 12 playoff games and one Super Bowl (XXXI). His name...
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November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Brett Favre recalls moment he knew his NFL career was over

Brett Favre revealed in an interview with Sports Illustrated that is alternatively candid, emotional and philosophical that he can recall the exact moment he knew his NFL career was at its end. And perhaps not surprisingly given how the quarterbacking icon seemingly never knew how to quit the game he loved so much, it occurred shortly after the last snap he would ever take in...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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