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Brett Favre

Brett Lorenzo Favre ( /ˈfɑrv/; born October 10, 1969) is a former American football quarterback who spent the majority of his career with the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He was a 20-year veteran of the NFL, having played quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons (1991), Green Bay Packers (1992–2007), New York Jets (2008) and Minnesota Vikings (2009–2010). Favre is the only quarterback in NFL history to throw for over 70,000 yards, over 500 touchdowns, over 300 interceptions, and over 10,000 pass attempts. He officially retired on January 17, 2011. Favre started at the quarterback position for the University of Southern Mississippi for four years before being selected in the second round of the 1991 NFL Draft by Atlanta (33rd overall). He was traded to Green Bay on February 10, 1992, for the 19th pick in the 1992 NFL Draft. Favre became the Packers' starting quarterback in the fourth game of the 1992 season, and started every game through the 2007 season. He was traded to the New York Jets and started at quarterback for the 2008 season before signing with the Vikings on August 18, 2009 as their starting quarterback. He made an NFL record 297 consecutive starts

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Barkley to Brett Favre -- Never Text Your Mini-Meat

Barkley to Brett Favre -- Never Text Your Mini-Meat

Brett Favre crossed a major line by allegedly texting pics of his penis to a woman -- Charles Barkley says the Vikings QB broke one of the Ten Commandments ... y'know, the one about tiny… READ MORE >

Brett Favre -- Streak Ends at 297

Brett Favre -- Streak Ends at 297

Brett Favre will not be the starting quarterback for his football team tonight -- for the first time in more than 18 YEARS! Favre's record-setting consecutive starts streak will end at 297 games… READ MORE >

- 1469 days ago
Favre Accuser: I Won't Sue If NFL Suspends QB

Favre Accuser:
I Won't Sue if NFL Suspends QB

The former NY Jets sideline reporter who claims Brett Favre sent her cell phone pics of his wang claims she will not pursue legal action against the legendary QB ... as long as the NFL suspends… READ MORE >

- 1474 days ago
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TMZ Live: Octomom, Mayweather, and Brett Favre

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- 1476 days ago
Brett Favre Accuser -- Going Public with 'Evidence'?

Brett Favre Accuser -- Going Public with 'Evidence'?

If the NFL doesn't come down on Brett Favre for his alleged sexting scandal -- his accuser might go public with an "overabundance of evidence" ... this according to her manager.Favre could get… READ MORE >

- 1476 days ago
Brett Favre Probe: Sterger Expects 'Swift' Action

Brett Favre Probe: Sterger Expects 'Swift' Action

Jenn Sterger's manager expects the NFL to drop the hammer on Brett Favre pretty quickly -- now that Sterger's provided the league "overwhelming evidence" against the future Hall of Famer.Sterger,… READ MORE >

- 1501 days ago
Report: Favre Admits to Voicemails, Not Photos

Report: Favre Admits to Voicemails, Not Photos

Brett Favre admitted to NFL officials that he left voicemails for Jenn Sterger, but denied sending her salacious photos ... this according to a report by Fox Sports. Favre met with NFL… READ MORE >

- 1520 days ago
TMZ Live: Lindsay Lohan, Gibson, and Favre

TMZ Live: Lindsay Lohan, Gibson, and Favre

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- 1522 days ago
Brett Favre Investigation -- All in Sterger's Hands Now

Brett Favre Investigation -- All in Sterger's Hands Now

The NFL investigation into the Brett Favre sexting scandal is at a standstill until the league can prove Brett sent the penis pics in question ... which will be impossible without Jenn Sterger's… READ MORE >

- 1522 days ago
Mrs. Favre Talks Penis-Gate -- Gotta Have 'Faith'

Mrs. Favre Talks Penis-Gate -- Gotta Have 'Faith'

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- 1523 days ago

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