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Brett Favre picked a rare but familiar Hall of Fame presenter

GREEN BAY, Wisc — After a 20-year career with three NFL teams, Brett Favre certainly had countless options for his presenter for his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction in August. But Favre is sticking a bit closer to home. [Yahoo Fantasy Football is open for the 2016 season. Show More Summary

Having protected Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers, Chad Clifton enters Packers Hall of Fame

Having protected Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers, Chad Clifton enters Packers Hall of Fame

For Ryan Longwell (and Brett Favre), appreciation for Packers grew from time with Vikings

For Ryan Longwell (and Brett Favre), appreciation for Packers grew from time with Vikings

Hall of Fame Iron Man Favre Almost Flunked Out by Physical

Brett Favre, who will be inducted as a first ballot Hall of Famer at the Canton, Ohio shrine next month, set scores of NFL records during his 20-year career at quarterback, including a seemingly unbreakable Iron Man mark.

Packers announce plans to honor Favre’s HOF induction

The Packers will honor Brett Favre for his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction during their Oct. 16 game vs. the Cowboys, the team announced Monday. Favre will be recognized at halftime and his No. 4 will be unveiled on the Lambeau Field facade alongside the team’s other Hall of Famers. Last summer, 67,000 Packers…

Jared Allen told Brett Favre to “stay retired” during Vikings recruiting trip

In the summer of 2010, a group of Vikings players jumped into owner Zygi Wilf’s plane and flew to Mississippi, hoping to talk Brett Favre out of retirement. At least most of them did. During an appearance on A.J. Hawk’s podcast, former Vikings defensive end Jared Allen said he went along mostly to get out of…

Brett Favre: Derek Carr is “a little more polished” than I was

Earlier this year, Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree spent some time discussing what he liked about playing with quarterback Derek Carr and said he would pick Carr to play with over any other quarterback. His praise didn’t stop there. Crabtree said that Carr a “gunslinger” and compared him to another player who was described that…

Ray Allen is mulling an NBA comeback at nearly 41

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Retirement isn’t forever. Michael Jordan came back. Brett Favre couldn’t make up his mind. George Foreman and Michael Phelps came back after retiring. It appears that list might grow one name longer, according to ESPN reports. Ray Allen, one of the best three-point shooters in NBA history, is considering making a comeback with the Golden […]

How Brett Favre's Influence Helped Myles Brennan to Elite 11

Still more than a year away from his first collegiate football season, Myles Brennan is already receiving a Hall of Fame education at quarterback. A monstrous junior campaign left little doubt Brennan is the most impressive high school quarterback prospect in Mississippi, propelling him toward heightened interest on the recruiting trail. Show More Summary

Brett Favre to appear on special QB Camp episode with Jon Gruden

For seven years, Jon Gruden has been the (somewhat self-appointed) Saint Peter for NFL quarterbacks. Before you pass through the pearly gates and into the league, you must first impress Gruden at his annual series QB Camp. Well Gruden is now claiming domain over the Hall of Fame’s gates as well. Show More Summary

Wisconsin kid Tony Romo still looks up to Brett Favre

Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo grew up in Burlington, Wisconsin, and when he was 12 years old his favorite team traded for Brett Favre. A quarter century later, Romo still considers Favre his hero. “I still look up to him,” Romo told ESPN. “Anybody who grew up in Wisconsin, everyone knows who Brett Favre is and…

Russell Wilson raves about his team’s options at tailback

After Brett Favre retired (for the first time), the Packers drafted a pair of quarterbacks, a move that likely was influenced at least in part by a desire to ensure that, if Favre came back, they wouldn’t have a spot for him. This year, after running back Marshawn Lynch retired, the Seahawks drafted three tailbacks,…

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