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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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Ahead of Hall of Fame speech, Brett Favre says he wished harm on QBs

Brett Favre revealed a rather dark secret about his mindset as it relates to his competitive nature. When he was a backup quarterback, which didn’t happen much during either his college or NFL careers, he wished injury upon the starter so he could play. “I’m not afraid to say it now, every time the quarterback got tackled I was always hoping he got hurt,” Favre said on...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre wears Hall of Fame jacket ahead of induction (PHOTOS)

Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre is set to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend, and he seems pretty pumped about it. The NFL’s former leader in passing yards and touchdowns certainly deserves his spot in the hall, so without further adieu, here he is at the Gold Jacket ceremony. .@Favre4Official is introduced at the Gold Jacket Ceremony! #4 #PFHOF16...
Via The Sports Daily
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre’s Hall of Fame locker display includes Vikings jersey

In what will likely upset the Green Bay Packers faithful to no end, Brett Favre’s locker display at the Pro Football Hall of Fame not only features a replica of the Green & Gold jersey he wore for 16 years, it includes a Minnesota Vikings jersey as well. So I honestly don't know what to make of @Favre4Official's HOF locker having a Vikings jersey. #Legacy #Rivalry pic...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre: Not your average NFL Hall of Famer

This weekend, Brett Favre takes his place among the greatest quarterbacks who ever lived when he is inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. When Favre retired in 2010, he was the NFL's all-time leader in passing yards, touchdown passes, completions and attempts while winning three consecutive MVP awards and a Super Bowl title.So how did some kid with the weird...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Falcons GM recalls trading Brett Favre

You never want to be remembered as the general manager who traded away a Hall of Fame quarterback. Just ask Ken Herock, the former general manager of the Atlanta Falcons who dealt Brett Favre to the Green Bay Packers back in February of 1992. A three-time NFL MVP and a Super Bowl champion, Favre will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. Herock still agonizes...
Via The Sports Daily
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Favre opens up about painkiller addiction during career

Come next Saturday, Brett Favre will be enshrined alongside other NFL greats when is inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. While people are sure to hear about Favre’s prosperous career under center, the former Packer quarterback recently opened up about other challenges he faced off the field during an interview with Graham Bensinger. One of those challenges was the painkiller...
Via The Comeback
July 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Brett Favre’s Hall of Fame presenter might surprise you

After tossing plenty of touchdowns, and a good number of interceptions as well, Brett Favre is set to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Aug. 6. And rather than choosing an ex-teammate, coach or teacher that helped inspire him along the way, Favre has picked his wife, Deanna, to present with him. “Deanna is the best teammate I’ve ever had,” Favre said, via NFL...
Via The Sports Daily
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Brett Favre selects wife Deanna as his Hall of Fame presenter

Brett Favre established countless relationships, even lifelong friendships, with coaches, teammates, mentors and the like during his 20-year NFL career. But when selecting who will present him at his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction in Canton, Ohio, next month, Favre chose someone much closer to home and dearer to his heart. His wife Deanna. “Deanna is the best teammate...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Brett Favre once pulled a brutal car prank on Packers teammates

Brett Favre accomplished a lot over his Hall of Fame career, but his former Green Bay Packers teammates might not have the fondest memories of him. Favre, in case you haven’t heard, is a well-documented prankster who often terrorized the Packers’ locker room with practical jokes and gags. And if you don’t believe us, the 46-year-old ex-quarterback recently provided evidence...
July 20, 2016  |  Discuss

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