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  Brett Favre Pictures, Brett Favre Photo Gallery and Biography - Celebrity Pictures by WireImage.com
After college Favre was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the second round of the 1991 NFL Draft, leading to a tumultuous debut year for the future star.
Favre’s turning point was a memorable 1992 game against the Cincinnati Bengals when he stepped in for QB Don Majkowski after the starter suffered an injury.
Favre played poorly, leading fans to vocally demand that he be replaced by benched QB Ty Detmer, until Favre threw a commanding comeback touchdown in the game’s final seconds which won the Packers the game.
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 Brett Favre biography, Brett Favre photo, Brett Favre picture, Brett Favre bio
Favre played only a few snaps his rookie year in Atlanta and his first pass as a professional was thrown for a touchdown...
Favre started the very next game and is now the only professional athlete in any sport to have started every game for his team over the past 15-year period.
Favre continues his hot play in 2007, throwing for 360 yards and two touchdowns in the Packers’ 33-22 victory over the Chiefs in Week 9.
www.bullz-eye.com /sports/athletes/brett_favre.htm   (1208 words)

  
 Official Website of Brett Favre
Brett Favre set a new NFL career passing touchdown record on Sunday Sept. 30, 2007!
Brett Favre thew his 421 record breaking touchdown to Greg Jennings.
Make sure you visit the Brett Favre Fourward Foundation page to learn more about the charity he is involved with and how you can help.
www.officialbrettfavre.com   (306 words)

  
  MJ FEATURE: Best Job In America - Quarterback Brett Favre
Brett Favre got his first football uniform, helmet and pads included, when he was three years old.
Brett Favre is the world's most famous quarterback; yet he plays for the smallest-market team in the NFL.
Brett Favre, fresh from his "car wreck" days in Atlanta, was the number two quarterback behind Don Majkowski.
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  CNNSI.com - SI Online - Brett Favre Timeline - Thursday September 05, 2002 01:00 PM
Favre (15 of 26 passing for 157 yards and one touchdown) leads the Golden Eagles to a 38-18 victory against UTEP in the Independence Bowl.
Favre is still feeling the effects of the accident and suffers complications, requiring 30 inches of his intestines to be removed.
Favre replaces injured starter Don Majikowsi in the fourth quarter and orchestrates a five-play, 92-yard drive that culminates in a 35-yard TD pass with 13 seconds left to give the Packers a 24-23 victory.
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  Brett Favre - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Favre was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the second round, 33rd overall in the 1991 NFL Draft.
Favre was the target of controversy at the end of 2001 when, in the regular-season finale against the New York Giants at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., Favre rolled to his right and slid down at the feet of hard-charging Giants defensive end Michael Strahan.
Favre elected to play and passed for four touchdowns in the first half, and 399 yards in a 41-7 victory over the Raiders on international television (receiving applause from the highly partisan "Raider Nation").
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 Brett Favre - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Favre is best known for his role as a pitcher during the 1979 World Series, where he managed to lead the Chicago Cubs to the World Series.
In 2074 Favre and the Packers declared war on the Bears, but then they saw some gay little Europeans playing soccer and joined together to rape their asses, this marked the first time the Bears and Packers joined together and was forever known as the War of 2024.
Favre is the only man to have survived a Chuck Norris Roundhouse kick and he subsequently awarded the fucktard a castration for screwing with Brett Farve.
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 Discover the Wisdom of Mankind on Brett Favre   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Favre was a little-known player from a little-known college (his surname was even mispronounced "Favor" at the NFL Draft), whose preseason bragging about soon becoming the starter quickly wore thin.
Favre was summoned from the bench and proceeded to lead the team to a comeback victory, throwing the game-winning touchdown pass to Kitrick Taylor with 13 seconds remaining.
Favre elected to play and passed for four touchdowns in the first half, and 399 yards in a 41-7 destruction of the Raiders on international television (receiving applause from the highly partisan "Raider Nation").
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 Brett Favre Is A Tortured Man - Deadspin
The news: Favre is kind of maybe considering the possibility of mulling the idea of the notion toward the contemplation of perhaps retiring...
In the interview, Favre treats retirement like it's the Zapruder film, something mysterious and maddening, saying he "wishes he knew where he stood" as to whether or not to retire, as if he were waiting for a committe to make a decision or something.
Recent Favre (since 2000 or 2001, I guess) is so mediocre that a lot of the younger generation of NFL fans either don't know or don't believe that Favre was ever a good quarterback, let alone a nearly unstoppable one.
www.deadspin.com /sports/nfl/brett-favre-is-a-tortured-man-151424.php   (1486 words)

  
 Brett Favre will return to the NFL
Favre complained about nagging injuries and the drudgery of practice toward the end of last season, then choked back tears as he talked about missing the game and missing his teammates in a television interview immediately after the regular-season finale in Chicago leading many to believe he intended to retire.
Favre was acquired in a trade by former Packers general manager Ron Wolf after one season as a backup in Atlanta in 1991.
Favre's accomplishments include winning three league MVP awards, he shared 1997 honors with Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders and throwing two touchdown passes in a 35-21 victory over the New England Patriots in the 1997 Super Bowl to give the Packers their first championship in 29 years.
www.quepasa.com /english/channels/sports/football/brett.favre.return.nfl/576299.html   (675 words)

  
 Snapper - News: Brett Favre
Favre, a lawn mowing enthusiast, likes nothing better than to be cutting the grass at his home in Mississippi during the off-season.
Favre’s well-documented love of mowing is the reason Simplicity Manufacturing, Inc., has retained him to help promote its Snapper brand of residential lawn mowers, with the help of brand development and communications firm Lindsay, Stone and Briggs, Madison, Wisc.
"Brett Favre is one of the most respected and recognized athletes in the world and he’s made no secret of his passion for mowing,” says Troy Blewett, manager of corporate communications for Simplicity.
www.snapper.com /news_brett_favre.html   (312 words)

  
 OnMilwaukee.com Sports: Favre bypasses moon in statistical rocket launch
Brett Favre's streak of consecutive starts is like a statistical rocket launch to outer space.
Favre, never had a losing season, and even at his lowest point, was still a 57 percent passer with 22 TDs against 23 INTs.
Favre has been the everlasting constant in the equation, and for many young Packers fans, the only quarterback they have ever known.
www.onmilwaukee.com /sports/articles/favre200.html   (1107 words)

  
 Latest Brett Favre News – Examiner.com
Favre leads Green Bay to another dramatic Monday night win with 82-yard TD pass in OT
Favre tosses 82-yard TD in overtime to beat Broncos 19-13
9 hrs ago - Brett Favre fired a 79-yard scoring pass to James Jones on Green Bay's first play following a Denver touchdown and the Packers were tied with the Broncos 7-7 in the second quarter on Monday night.
www.examiner.com /Topic-Brett_Favre.html   (1416 words)

  
 Brett Favre has minor ankle surgery - Boston.com
Packers quarterback Brett Favre had minor ankle surgery Monday and is expected to recover in time for offseason workouts.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre watches a replay on a stadium video monitor iin this Dec. 21, 2006 photo in Green Bay, Wis. Favre had minor ankle surgery Monday and is expected to recover in time for offseason workouts.
Favre, who plans to return for his 17th NFL season, has been bothered for several years by a buildup of bone spurs in his left ankle.
www.boston.com /sports/football/articles/2007/02/26/brett_favre_has_minor_ankle_surgery   (366 words)

  
 WorldNetDaily: Did NFL's Brett Favre dishonor his father?
Brett Favre, the iron-man quarterback from Green Bay who is one of my favorite NFL players, lost his father this past Sunday afternoon.
Irvin Favre was driving in Mississippi when he had a massive heart attack that caused him to veer off the road.
I fear the repercussions on Brett in not being afforded this time – of having been devastated on the inside and still having to smile for the cameras, and reach his receivers on the outside.
www.worldnetdaily.com /news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=36277   (985 words)

  
 Brett Favre :: Personal Biography
Brett studied the game with his father and helped him develop his ability throughout his high school career, but Irvin stuck to his offensive game plan even though he saw potential in his son.
Brett Favre’s down home style is a reflection to his actions both on and off the field.
Brett had over 2 million of his candy bars, the 'Brett Favre MVP Bar,' sold through fund-raising groups in its first year (1997-98), the most ever sold by the Morley Candy Company.
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 Amazon.ca: Favre : With a DVD: Books: Brett Favre,Bonita Favre,Chris Havel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
FAVRE is a dazzling tribute to the roller-coaster football life of Brett Favre, with personal family photos and remembrances, stunning four-color action shots, and inspiring stories of a lifelong love affair with the all-American game.
Brett Favre is an NFL legend that true football fans will be telling their grandchildren about with amazing stories of last minute drives and forty yard bombs into the endzone.
A large part of Brett Favre's appeal has always been his accessibility to his fans, and this book is another example of Favre allowing his fans to get to know the legend on a personal level.
www.amazon.ca /Favre-DVD-Brett/dp/1590710363   (812 words)

  
 RotoTimes.com - Brett Favre - Fantasy Football Profile
Favre has had problems with his left ankle for at least several years but decided this year to finally have the spurs removed to relieve the chronic pain and perhaps help with his mobility.
Brett Favre is slated to undergo surgery on his left ankle in the next few weeks, according to the
Favre threw a whopping 50 passes on the night but not much came of it; he completed 26 of them for 285 yards (5.7 an attempt), but he didn't direct any scoring drives and one of his two interceptions was run back for a Minnesota touchdown.
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 Brett Favre, index.php - Deadspin   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Favre is still remaining mum on Chris Mortensen's report, because calling a press conference would deny him the opportunity to milk this for another 24 hours, at least.
Favre called a press conference to discuss the deal, and said that he was pleased with the way that the Giants were treating LaVar Arrington.
If Favre retires in the offseason (and whether he does or not, you know we'll be hearing about it all spring, like we do every year), we'll have lost a guy that, in spite of it all, we still kinda like and admire.
www.deadspin.com /sports/brett-favre/index.php   (3324 words)

  
 JS Online: JSOnline: Brett Favre: Making of a Legend
Brett Favre, 26, who just months earlier had led the Packers to within one game of the Super Bowl, had voluntarily entered the league's substance-abuse program and would seek help at an inpatient treatment facility.
Brett Favre has always subscribed to the theory that the quarterback gets too much credit in victory and too much blame in defeat.
If Brett Favre goes to his 20th high school reunion in two years, at least he won't have to wear the tag with his name misspelled or tell people over and over what he's done with his life.
www.jsonline.com /packer/favrelegend   (770 words)

  
 ABC 7 News - Will Sunday Be the End for Brett Favre?   (Site not responding. Last check: )
If Favre decides he wants to come back, he's probably going to have to do something about that sore left ankle.
Favre had surgery on the same ankle after a similar problem in 1995.
Favre said he is reluctant to have surgery because he has gotten used to the pain and the limited range of motion.
www.wjla.com /news/stories/1206/384008.html   (1025 words)

  
 Scout.com: Simply Favre-a-lous
Brett Favre came during one of the lowest, most painful times of his life.
Favre finished the first half with a perfect passer rating of 158.3 and completed 15 of his 18 attempts for a career-best 311 yards in what will undoubtedly go down as his finest 30 minutes of football.
The touchdown pass was the 343rd of Favre’s brilliant career, moving him past Fran Tarkenton for second all-time in NFL history, and he finished the first quarter by throwing for 139 yards on seven-of-seven passing.
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 OnMilwaukee.com Sports: Favre bypasses moon in statistical rocket launch
Brett Favre's streak of consecutive starts is like a statistical rocket launch to outer space.
Favre, never had a losing season, and even at his lowest point, was still a 57 percent passer with 22 TDs against 23 INTs.
Favre has been the everlasting constant in the equation, and for many young Packers fans, the only quarterback they have ever known.
onmilwaukee.com /sports/articles/favre200.html   (1031 words)

  
 Favre
He probably could have continued his baseball career into the minor leagues, had it not been for the continuous convincing by his coaches of his unlimited potential as a quarterback.
It didn't take long for Favre to establish himself, not only as a fan favorite, but a respected leader umong his teammates as well.
During the summer of 1990, Brett suffered internal injuries in a serious auto accident.
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 Brett Favre : USAToday.com - Brett Favre Biography from USAToday.com
ET Brett Favre (ankle surgery) doesn't expect to be healthy until May.
Once Brett Favre undergoes ankle surgery, he's expected to need eight-to-ten weeks to rehabilitate.
Brett Favre has not set a date to have the bone spurs in his ankle removed, according to the Milwaukee-Journal Sentinel.
fantasyfootball.usatoday.com /content/player.asp?sport=NFL&id=1744   (294 words)

  
 wfrv.com - Brett Favre To Hold News Conference Saturday   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Favre, who spoke with the Press-Gazette reporter at his golf tournament, said he wouldn't want to play for anyone but the Packers, who finished 4-12 last season, Favre's only losing one in Green Bay.
Favre said he does have concerns about the team's offensive line, which struggled last season after the departure of stalwart guards Mike Wahle and Marco Rivera to free agency.
Favre said his greatest dilemma is figuring out whether he can get up the energy to have fun, something he didn't have last season.
wfrv.com /favre/local_story_097185720.html   (653 words)

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