Ten bold predictions for first round of 2017 NFL Draft

Let’s get this over with right out of the gate: This is one man’s vision of an absolutely bonkers opening round in the 2017 NFL Draft.It’s not a careful, measured look at what will likely happen. It’s quite the opposite. It’s a nightmare scenario in which teams panic and reach for quarterbacks, where teams abandon reason and take huge risks in the hope of an even bigger...
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Brett Favre Is Training for a 100-Mile Bike Race

When Brett Favre popped up a couple weeks ago to help Atlanta Falcons cornerback Robert Alford train during the offseason by launching bullets at him with his right arm, it was remarkable how fit the 47-year-old Hall of Fame quarterback looked. His hair was a little grayer, his movements a little slower, but the Green Bay Packers legendary great seemed every bit like a man who could...
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27 days ago  |  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...
Via The Sports Daily
February 15, 2017  |  Discuss

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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February 14, 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

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

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...
Via The Comeback
October 15, 2016  |  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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