The Early Lead: Brett Favre


Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 12/10/2013

Brett Favre: Winning high school title “pretty close” to Super Bowl

The ol’ gunslinger learned a few things about himself while helping coach Oak Grove High in Mississippi.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:25 PM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brett Favre, High school football

Posted at 07:31 AM ET, 11/20/2013

Mike Tyson returns Evander Holyfield’s ear in Foot Locker ad (video)

In Kyrie Irving’s dream, Brett Favre also says “a man’s got to know when to walk away.“

By Cindy Boren  |  07:31 AM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brett Favre, Evander Holyfield, Mike Tyson

Posted at 08:18 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Brett Favre talks of memory loss, football’s “toll”

Former quarterback tells “Today” show’s Matt Lauer that he’d be “leery” of letting his son play football.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:18 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brett Favre, NFL

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Rams called Brett Favre about QB job (updated)

The ol’ gunslinger says he isn’t coming out of retirement. Really. He means it. Honest.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:02 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brett Favre, Sam Bradford

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Brett Favre on Tony Romo: “I could be talking about myself”

It takes a gunslinger, even a retired one, to know a gunslinger as Cowboys, Eagles prepare for showdown.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:56 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brett Favre, Dallas Cowboys, NFL, Tony Romo

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 01/31/2013

Brett Favre joins NFL Network for Super Bowl XLVII

For now, this is just a one-time gig, the former NFL QB says. Really.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:50 AM ET, 01/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brett Favre, Super Bowl XLVII