06.02.2011 [The Business Insider] - Casual observers of professional football may have wondered at certain times last year, "Why does everyone hate BrettFavre so much?" In 2008, BrettFavre retired to make way for Green Bay's quarterback of the future. A few months later, he decided he
23.01.2011 [Christian Science Monitor] - Mike Roemer, AP By Julie Fallon / January 23, 2011 In March of 2008, BrettFavre delivered a tearful retirement news conference, then un-retired during the following training camp. But the Green Bay Packers had already moved forward with Aaron Rodgers
02.02.2011 [SB Nation] - Except BrettFavre. Of course his name has to be involved anytime a major media contingent is involved. Packers GM Ted Thompson spoke to reporters during Tuesday's Media Day and was asked about none other than BrettFavre. "Brett is a very important
14.02.2011 [CBSSports.com] - He wanted to do something few in Green Bay would ever attempt in the post-title glow: He wanted to defend BrettFavre. Slightly. The fact the player wants to remain anonymous says almost as much as the quotations themselves.
Brett Lorenzo Favre (born October 10, 1969) is a former American football quarterback who spent the majority of his career with the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He was a 20-year veteran of the NFL, having played quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons (1991), Green Bay Packers (1992–2007), New York Jets (2008) and Minnesota Vikings (2009–2010). Favre is the only quarterback in NFL history to throw for over 70,000 yards, over 500 touchdowns, over 300 interceptions, over 6,000 completions, and over 10,000 pass attempts. He officially retired on January 17, 2011.
14.09.2012 [Grantland] - Compare Cutler to BrettFavre, for example, and it tells us a lot about why we get down on Cutler. Like Cutler, Favre was prone to awful games where he'd toss up a bunch of interceptions, get down on his teammates, and generally look like a disaster
13.09.2012 [Patch.com] - BrettFavre. How would you describe yourself in three words or less? Blond. What is your favorite subject in school? Math. If you could be someone else for a day, who would you be and why? BrettFavre. Do you have a favorite sports memory that sticks
13.09.2012 [The Student Printz] - Over the next century, Southern Miss would accumulate 560 wins, two national championships, eight conference titles and 10 bowl wins. Numerous professional football players sprouted from the Southern Miss football program as well, including BrettFavre
13.09.2012 [Comic Book Movie] - Both young men replaced a long-beloved ruler (Ned Stark, BrettFavre) but have led their Northmen with even more success: Robb's winning the war against the Lannisters, and Rodgers won the Super Bowl and was basically invincible last year. And yes, by
29.01.2011 [The Canadian Press] - Then Thompson became the guy who traded BrettFavre. Now the Packers are preparing to face the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Super Bowl, Favre is gone — presumably for good — amid a cloud of injury and embarrassment, and Thompson's approach looks like
09.02.2011 [Yahoo! Sports (blog)] - "When BrettFavre came into the meeting room as I was trying to decide which agent I was going to select, I seen Brett and Brett's calling me by my name, and I was like wow," Newton said while appearing on 'NFL Total Access' on NFL Network.
18.02.2011 [Total Packers] - Green Bay Packers cornerback Charles Woodson was on Jim Rome's show today and, of course, BrettFavre somehow managed to work his way into the conversation. “This deal with Brett, I'm not sure what that's all about,” Woodson said.
17.02.2011 [Yahoo! Sports] - James Brown, ZZ Top and the Blues Brothers were the halftime entertainment, and BrettFavre(notes) was the quarterback. Favre is ancient history in Wisconsin now, and head coach Mike McCarthy and QB Aaron Rodgers(notes) are the new heroes.
11.02.2011 [msnbc.com] - The famous barn on Patti Schroeder's property on Highway 10/45 in Winnebago County, Ill., was once a monument to BrettFavre. But this week, motorists have witnessed a changing of the guard quarterback. The message that once read '4 ever in our heart'
07.02.2011 [Yahoo! Sports (blog)] - By MJD Some Vegas casinos were offering a prop bet on the number of times Fox broadcasters Joe Buck and Troy Aikman would mention BrettFavre(notes) during the Super Bowl. They set the over/under at 2.5. Aikman and Buck, to their great credit and to my
18.02.2011 [Pioneer Press] - Even if you're disgusted by the performance and/or behavior of BrettFavre last season, it might be worth refraining from burning your No. 4 jersey for just a bit longer. That's because a No. 4 jersey (from any of the teams for which Favre played) can
09.09.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - The Jets will pull an October Surprise by signing BrettFavre … just before Halloween. Trick or treat? Yeah, I'm just messing with you – at least, I think I am – though you have to admit, the idea of Rex Ryan persuading Mike Tannenbaum and Woody
04.02.2011 [UNM Daily Lobo] - BrettFavre, a demigod when he donned the green and gold, is 60 minutes away from being unseated as the patriarch of Packer football. Just years removed from the Favre fiasco of 2008, the football prophets would have never foretold that Aaron Rodgers
23.08.2012 [Yahoo! Canada Sports] - BrettFavre deserves at least a share of the credit—an assist, a half a sack, or maybe even a full one. In January of 2002, with the Packers safely ahead of the Giants, Favre audibled to “belly weak.” He rolled out to Strahan's side and fell at
07.02.2011 [NFL News (blog)] - By NFL.com Staff | DALLAS — Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton said Friday at Super Bowl festivities that he hopes to work with retiring QB BrettFavre in the coming months as he prepares for the NFL Scouting Combine and the draft.
17.02.2011 [NFL News (blog)] - BrettFavre is unofficially done, and Tarvaris Jackson is a pending free agent who many expect won't be back. Frazier has cited the need for a franchise quarterback, while also saying the team's draft strategy will be to find someone to develop.
11.02.2011 [ProFootballTalk] - (Geez, who does this guy think he is, BrettFavre?) This time, Tollner seems to mean it. He reportedly turned down two job offers after leaving the Raiders. “Right now the answer is yes,” Tollner said as to whether he's done for good.
04.02.2011 [The Almagest] - This would be any professional football players' "happily ever after," but in BrettFavre's case, his fairytale ending is far, far away. So now that Favre has officially filed his retirement papers, can we actually believe that he's walking away for
05.02.2011 [Hartford Courant] - And his pick as far as who will win? "Green Bay. My wife is from Wisconsin and I became a fan a few years ago when I saw BrettFavre wearing a "Git-R-Done" cable guy T- shirt," said Whitney, referring to his signature saying. "That was it for me."
19.02.2011 [Charlotte Observer] - Perfect for BrettFavre." "The number one confession? Taking the Lord's name in vain after the iPhone drops your call." "The actual name for this app is 'Priest in your pocket.' Don't they read the paper? Couldn't they come up with a better name?
04.02.2011 [Bleeding Green Nation] - by JasonB on Feb 4, 2011 2:00 PM EST in Philadelphia Eagles News Taiwanese TV tells the story of the 2011 Superbowl including Ben Roethlisberger's offseason troubles, the Packers reaction to BrettFavre, Aaron Rodgers, Americans getting drunk off their
07.02.2011 [Express from The Washington Post] - But showing BrettFavre, the door three years ago was absolutely the right thing to do if you were the Green Bay Packers. By abruptly breaking away from an all-time great, the Packers showed the kind of decision-making that results in world