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Brett Favre’s Running Backs

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  Over the course of a 16 season career with the Packers, Brett played with a bunch of different running backs. The list brings a smile to the face and fond memories to the mind.  When Brett took over the reigns as the starting quarterback he was handing the ball off to the likes of Vince Workman. Vince was a hard working running back and he had a great name but it wasn't Vince that benefitted from the gunslinger taking some of the pressure off the run game, which gave running backs more space to work.  (more…)

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Most Memorable Favre Touchdown Pass

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There have been a lot of Favre passes throughout his time with the Packers that could be considered "most memorable." There are a ton of passes that had me on the edge of my seat or caused me to jump up in excitement. However, there was one pass that, for me, was more memorable than the others. (more…)

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Packer Receivers of History: Edgar Bennett

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As we continue the series on Packer Receivers of History, we want to take some time to include the Packer running backs that have contributed heavily to the passing game. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. On February 11, 1992 the Packers acquired Brett Favre in a trade with the Atlanta Falcons. Later that spring, the Packers would use a fourth round draft pick on a man who would not only generate a bunch of yardage carrying the ball, but would frequently be on the receiving end of Brett's passes. (more…)

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GPN Poll: Yes or No?

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A Federal judge in northern Virginia has ordered the cancellation of the Washington Redskins' trademark. The trademark has been controversial and in the opinion of many native Americans, demeaning. Several teams have come under criticism for their trademarks for similar reasons. Though there are still appeals to be heard and the possibility of the trademark enduring at the state level, this case could be ground-breaking and have far-reaching consequences. So what do you think, Packernation... (more…)

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