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Packers open up Lambeau Field for Favre jersey retirement

The Lambeau Field Atrium is not big enough for all the Packers fans who want to cheer on Brett Favre when he has his number retired this summer. After the 1,600 tickets for the ceremony at the Atrium quickly sold out, the Packers have announced that fans can also sit inside the bowl at the…

Brett Favre's agent confident HOF event will be open to fans

INDIANAPOLIS – It looks like Brett Favre's induction into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame this summer will end up being open to more people. "They'll get it all worked out," Bus Cook, Favre's longtime agent, said Friday at the NFL scouting combine. Show More Summary

This date in 1992: Packers traded first-round pick for Brett Favre

The Packers' fortune changed 23 years ago. On Feb. 10, 1992, then-general manager Ron Wolf, just 75 days on the job, sent a first-round pick to the Falcons for quarterback Brett Favre.

Brett Favre recalls being 'kind of shocked' by trade to Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Twenty-three years ago today, Brett Favre was sitting in the kitchen of his parents' home in Kiln, Mississippi, with his brother, Scott, when the quarterback learned he had been traded to the Green Bay Packers. It was...Show More Summary

Twenty-three years ago Wednesday, the Packers pulled off the Brett Favre deal

In July, Brett Favre will be inducted into the Packers’ Hall of Fame. Three weeks later, Ron Wolf will be inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame. And surely, in the summer of 2016, Favre will join Wolf as a fellow enshrinee in Canton. Favre and Wolf, of course, will be forever linked. And it…

Brett Favre wants Packers HOF induction held in stadium not atrium

Earlier this week, we pointed out that there still wasn’t a date for Brett Favre’s return to Lambeau Field for a game but Favre could be back on the field in Green Bay in July if he gets his way. Favre’s induction into the team’s Hall of Fame is scheduled to be held in the…

Favre on Seahawks' decision to pass: Wilson had to listen to coaches

Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre joined Doug Gottlieb to discuss the Seahawks' decision to throw instead of feed Marshawn Lynch on the now-infamous 2nd-and-goal play.

Brett Favre returning to Lambeau Field in 2015 for jersey retirement

Brett Favre said he's returning to Lambeau Field in 2015 to retire his jersey.

Nothing new to report regarding Brett Favre’s return to Lambeau Field

The start of the NFL offseason can be short on breaking news, giving some of us in the media world a chance to catch up on things that slipped through the cracks during busier times of the season. For several members of that group, the trip into the past took them all the way back…

Brett Favre to return to Green Bay to retire No. 4 in 2015

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Brett Favre made it official Monday, announcing on his website that the 2015 season would be the one in which he plans to return to Lambeau Field to have his No. 4 retured and be inducted into the Packers’ Hall of Fame. Favre made the announcement on his website. I’m pleased to announce that I […]

Brett Favre announces he'll return to Lambeau Field for number retirement

It was time for Brett Favre to come back to Lambeau Field to be honored by the Green Bay Packers. On his official site, Favre officially announced what everyone has assumed for a while: 2015 will be the year. He'll come back for his induction into the Packers Hall of Fame, and also so the team can retire his No. Show More Summary

It’s too early to know whether Marshawn Lynch will play in 2015

When it comes to talking publicly, Marshawn Lynch and Brett Favre occupy separate ends of the spectrum.  When it comes to having an annual late-career case of will-I-or-won’t-I play, Lynch and Favre may end up being identical. It’s become a given that, if Lynch continues his career in 2015, he’ll make considerably more than the…

Hall of Fame 2016 preview: Brett Favre, Terrell Owens among 1st-time eligible players

Brett Favre and Terrell Owens are among the players who could make it into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in their first year of eligibility -- 2016. The Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015 was announced prior to the Super Bowl, and will be officially enshrined in Canton, Ohio in August. Show More Summary

We Remember: Brett Favre's Incredible Mullet on National Signing Day 1987

Back before Brett Favre was one of the greatest quarterbacks to ever play in the NFL, he was just a high school kid—with a mullet—hoping to make a name for himself at the college level. According to Favre's official website, Southern Mississippi was the only school to offer him a football scholarship. Show More Summary

Brett Favre: Former Packers GM Ron Wolf 'unquestionably deserving' of Hall of Fame

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Before he said anything else late Friday night, Brett Favre wanted to know this: What were the chances his old general manager, Ron Wolf, gets elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame the next day? Favre had just emerged...Show More Summary

HOF nominee Ron Wolf reflects on Jets and the (almost) Brett Favre trade

Two weeks after wrapping up a brief stint as a consultant for the New York Jets, Ron Wolf is on the verge of football immortality. Wolf is nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in the contributors category and, if the 46-person...Show More Summary

Brett Favre: 'Why would I have hard feelings for Aaron Rodgers?'

Brett Favre had a responsibility when Aaron Rodgers was his backup on the Green Bay Packers, and it wasn’t to get Rodgers ready to take his job. The Favre-Rodgers relationship is a story that won’t die, but that happens when one Hall of Famer is backing up another. Show More Summary

Brett Favre, Terrell Owens & Other Former NFL Stars Find New Jobs in Wix Ad

Former NFL stars Brett Favre, Terrell Owens, Emmitt Smith, Larry Allen and Franco Harris are no longer playing football for a living, so they have to find a way to spend their time. In the commercial, the 45-year-old Favre sets out to find a new challenge to take on. Show More Summary

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