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What Brett Favre Could Learn From Aaron Rodgers

John A. Tures | Posted 07.18.2016 | Sports
John A. Tures

Born in Wisconsin, and graduate of Marquette University's master's program in political science and international relations, you could say I had Green Bay in my DNA. And when Favre was traded to the Packers, it breathed life into a program that had only a single playoff win since I was born.

The Dick Pic Effect

Teresa Hsiao | Posted 06.13.2015 | Comedy
Teresa Hsiao

Professional athletes are the perfect subjects to study the "dick pic effect" -- how the unwelcome release of one's private privates affect one's day at work. Through box scores and databases, we can monitor an athlete's performance before and after a penis photo is published online.

Real Men and Traumatized Seahorses: The Legacy of War and Contact Sports

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 07.27.2014 | Sports
Jeff Ritterman, MD

He can't remember his daughter playing soccer. Sometimes he has trouble finishing his sentences. He is Brett Favre, one of the greatest football quarterbacks of all time.

Brett Favre Is Looking Grizzly

Posted 03.04.2014 | Sports

Nowadays, the retired and bearded Brett Favre is looking more like a caveman. The 44-year-old seems to have dropped the razor and picked up a some dum...

Brett Favre Opens Up About Memory Loss, Football Fears

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.18.2013 | Sports

Brett Favre may not want to knock the sport of football but he is increasingly weary of the long-term impact of the countless knocks to the head he ab...

Brett Favre 'Would Be Real Leery' Of Letting His Son Play Football

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.18.2013 | Sports

Count Brett Favre among the parents who would think twice before allowing a son to play football. In the same week that ESPN's "Outside The Lines" rep...

Brett Favre Reveals Fear Keeping Him Retired

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.25.2013 | Sports

Football fans will never forget Brett Favre but they will likely never see him play in the NFL again, in part, because he doesn't want to forget his o...

Why Greek Americans Should Be NY Jets Fans

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 10.25.2013 | Sports
Aristotle Tziampiris

It is worth keeping in mind, though, that after every catastrophic phase, after every setback, both Greece and the NY Jets have managed to survive, recover and, on occasion, prosper. Both Greeks and Gang Green nation are nothing but truly resilient.

The Favre Watch Is Back On

Posted 10.24.2013 | Sports

The Favre Watch is back on, all day. The St. Louis Rams may be having a problem finding a reliable quarterback with starter Sam Bradford sidelined...

Favre: 'I Was At Fault'

Posted 06.07.2013 | Sports

By Brad Biggs, National Football Post Mark Murphy has made it clear the Green Bay Packers would like to have a grand and public reconciliation with...

Be Cool

Rick Schwartz | Posted 05.21.2013 | Entertainment
Rick Schwartz

I studied box scores as kid and wanted to play short for the Mets. My career path went a different way, but I quickly learned what it meant to be a closeted sports fan; Hollywood is one of the few industries where it's cooler to be gay than into hockey.

WATCH: Brett Favre's Latest Action

Posted 01.16.2013 | Sports

By Chris Yuscavage, Complex Sports Are you wondering what Brett Favre has been up to? He hasn't tried to make an NFL comeback lately, so he's mor...

RG3's Injury Fuels the Player Safety Debate

Mitch Goldich | Posted 03.09.2013 | Sports
Mitch Goldich

Griffin's injury wasn't directly related to the controversy surrounding defenseless receivers and helmet-to-helmet hits, but it was connected to that topic. It was about the culture. Should he have played through the pain, or should he have stayed on the bench?

Passed Over: NFL MVP Voters Favor Quarterbacks, Running Backs

Posted 11.30.2012 | Sports

By Mike Beacom, Pro Football Weekly Don’t expect Houston’s J.J. Watt to receive many votes for this year’s Associated Press (AP) Most Valuabl...

The XVIII Worst Decisions in Sports History*

GQ | Posted 09.26.2012 | Sports

The cruelty of sports is that a single brain fart can define an entire career. But feel no pity for the idiots on this list: They deserve that permane...

End of an Era

Andrew Brandt | Posted 05.07.2012 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

We knew this was coming. The Colts will part ways with the face of their franchise for the last fourteen years, their iconic star Peyton Manning.

Favre Unfazed By Bounty Reports

Sports Illustrated | Posted 03.06.2012 | Sports

Favre isn't that angry -- but he is glad the truth is coming out. I caught Favre at the end of a day planting soybeans on his ranch in southern Missis...

Eli Manning's Legacy Still Undetermined

Mitch Goldich | Posted 04.14.2012 | Sports
Mitch Goldich

No players in any sport are evaluated based on championships as much as NFL quarterbacks. But is it fair to judge a quarterback's entire career on that one criteria?

The Peyton Predicament: Part 3

Andrew Brandt | Posted 04.13.2012 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

Were Manning to be terminated -- his contract, not him -- the Colts would save $63.6 million over the next four years. The salary cap consequences to a Manning release are a bit more complicated.

The Pro Bowl Problem

Andrew Brandt | Posted 04.01.2012 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

After what can be charitably called some lackluster effort at the Pro Bowl Sunday night, I thought I'd outline a few issues surrounding the game, a game many think should not even be played.

Frozen Flashback: Giants-Packers Redux

Andrew Brandt | Posted 03.14.2012 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

Sunday's playoff game between the Packers and Giants at Lambeau Field evokes vivid memories of January 20, 2008 at the same venue when the same two teams played for the NFC Championship and the right to play the Patriots in the Super Bowl two weeks later.

Worst QB Playoff Performances In NFL History

Bleacher Report | Posted 01.13.2012 | Sports

It's quite easy to point out some of the NFL's best postseason numbers by a quarterback. However, what about some of the worst ever?...

A Tebow Christmas Wish

Kelli Gail | Posted 02.21.2012 | Sports
Kelli Gail

Santa, can you please ask the powers that be to take a day off from the Tebowfication of America and please let us enjoy our holiday in peace?

Selling a Piece of the Pack

Andrew Brandt | Posted 02.07.2012 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

On Tuesday morning the Packers did something unconventional and wholly unique to Green Bay: they held a public offering -- the fifth in their history -- selling shares of stock in the team. A Cheesehead version of Cyber Monday.

Is McNabb McDone?

Andrew Brandt | Posted 02.05.2012 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

The career of one of the NFL's most celebrated quarterbacks in the past decade may have come to a quiet close last week. The Minnesota Vikings -- Donovan McNabb's third team in the last 19 months -- granted McNabb his freedom, placing him on waivers Thursday.