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It’s time Green Bay welcomes Favre

All Green Bay Packers fans remember back in February 1992 when the Packers traded a first-round pick for this Brett Fav-re guy. We also remember the indecisive Brett Favre as he retired and changed his mind… and retired and changed his mind. We also remember how he played for the Minnesota Vikings in 2009-2010. How could you Brett? The Vikings? The only thing that is worse than...
Via The Penalty Flag
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Which NFL player is most popular in rap and hip hop lyrics?

It's not uncommon to see jerseys in music videos and hear NFL players' names used in rap and hip hop music.  SBNation did a thorough analysis to see who has been the most popular name dropped in songs since the 1980s.  Troy Aikman was the quarterback of the 1990s, winning three Super Bowls with the Dallas Cowboys, but he's not atop the list of the most used in lyrics...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre Loses His Wedding Ring While Playing Beach Volleyball (Photo)

Brett Favre is making the most out of retirement, and is still making news while doing so. Now that his playing days are over, some of Favre’s favorite hobbies include beard-growing, giving away free headphones and, yes, playing beach volleyball. Favre has been attending his daughter’s volleyball games recently, and even decided to get in on some of the action on Saturday. Just...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers 'hopeful' to have Favre at Lambeau Field game in 2014

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It's the goal of the Green Bay Packers to have Brett Favre make an appearance at Lambeau Field this season. It wouldn't be to retire Favre's No. 4 jersey, but it could be used as a trial run to see how Packers fans react to him. Following the team's annual shareholders meeting, president and CEO Mark Murphy made it very clear that the Packers want...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Brett Favre lose his wedding ring playing beach volleyball?

Do you miss Brett Favre? It wasn’t so long ago that “The Gunslinger” turned the start of NFL training camp into a pre-LeBron…
Via Busted Coverage
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Favre doesn’t care if he gets booed at Lambeau

Earlier this month, Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy said the team wouldn’t retire Brett Favre’s jersey this season because of concerns fans might boo the franchise legend, whose repeated retirement drama and eventual signing with the Minnesota Vikings left bitter memories at Lambeau Field. But if there are booing worries, they’re not coming from Favre. He spoke about...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Favre says he's not afraid of being booed at Lambeau

It had been rumored that former Green Bay Packers QB Brett Favre was staying away from Lambeau Field for fear of being booed by his old fans. Favre’s exit from Green Bay was less than memorable. He was eventually shunned by his team for the younger Aaron Rodgers and eventually ended up playing for their arch rivals Minnesota Vikings. The news of Favre’s fear came from his long...
Via BlackSportsOnline
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre: I’m not worried about Packers fans booing

Brett Favre knows there could be a mixed reaction from Green Bay Packers fans when he eventually returns to Lambeau Field, but he claims he is not concerned about it. Earlier this month, Packers president Mark Murphy said the team is not planning to retire Favre’s No. 4 jersey just yet because Favre “wouldn’t want […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Favre isn't worried about getting booed by Packers fans

Whether it was in Green Bay or after his turbulent departure from Packertown, Brett Favre attacked defenses with reckless abandon, often disregarding the consequences that might come with throwing to a heavily blanketed target or scrambling into the jaws of a bloodthirsty linebacker ready to take his head off. The now-retired Gunslinger is approaching his impending, ceremonial return...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Favre jersey retirement called off in 2014 over fear of booing?

A time will come when Brett Favre has his No. 4 jersey retired by the Green Bay Packers. That time just doesn't appear like it will come in 2014 though.Packers president Mark Murphy talked about the matter recently with, and despite continually saying that the franchise plans to retire Favre's jersey, Murphy admitted it was highly unlikely such an occurrence...
Via Bush League Chronicle
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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