Tag Archive: Brett Favre

Top 10 Brett Favre Plays

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Favre to Andre Rison …Jan. 1997  (54 yards, Super Bowl XXXI)… Favre to Sterling Sharpe …. Jan. 1994… (beats Lions in playoff)   Favre TD run vs. Falcons…Dec. 1994  (last game at County Stadium)   Favre to Antonio Freeman… Jan. 1997.. (80 yards, Super Bowl XXI)   Favre to Robert Brooks 1995… (99 yards vs. Bears)   Favre to Kittrick Taylor … 1992  (last-minute pass beats Bengals)   Favre to Freeman… 2000 (miracle catch beats Vikings)   Favre to Greg Jennings… 2007 (1st play of OT, beats Broncos)   Favre to Jennings … 2007 (breaks Dan Marino’s all-time touchdown record)…

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A Three-Way Race?

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Everybody knows that winning the division is job one in the NFL and within the division, no game is a gimme regardless of the opponent. So nobody is going to say that any game against a 2016 rival will be a given, certainly after last season when we lost to each division rival at home. But on the other hand, 2016 is a new season and the Packers look forward to having Jordy Nelson back and a fit Eddie Lacy along with Jared Cook to complement Aaron Rodgers on an offense that came within inches of going to the NFC Championship…

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“Timing is Everything” Peyton Manning’s Retirement Speech and Ted Thompson

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One of the throughlines of Peyton Manning's retirement speech was "timing", and GM's like Ted Thompson could benefit from that call. Free agency is here and Packers fans are looking for something...anything to happen this time around. But there is a sweet spot in free agency and while it is often not waiting until every good player is gone, it also is not usually found in jumping on the first tier of free agents either. There is one bargaining skill that Ted Thompson apparently has in spades...and it is an important one. But sometimes you can have too much of…

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One of the Best Walks Away Today: A Favre Versus Manning Flashback

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The Brett Favre/Peyton Manning rivalry could never be the kind of headliner that Manning versus Brady is, but way back in '04...Favre and Manning put on a clinic. With the impending retirement announcement by Peyton Manning coming in a couple hours, I thought I would flash back to an offensive showing that saw two of history's best head to head. The Packers didn't win out but the game itself was (offensively anyway) a thing of beauty. Brett Favre's sun was beginning to set and Manning was considered the up-and-comer in this scenario as the two fine teams took the field. …

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BREAKING! Mike McCarthy Press Conference

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From the NFL Combine...Some insights from Mike McCarthy. Mike McCarthy's address to the media at the NFL Combine gave several insights into where this team's focus is and where they will be looking to improve. One area that has been of interest is the quarterback position, where Scott Tolzien has seemed to come into his own as a backup but the drafting of Brett Hundley has to make one (more…)

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