The Green Bay Packers will not retire former QB Brett Favre's jersey in the near future. They eventually want to, but Favre and the team worry about the negative reception he may receive at Lambeau Field. Favre may appear at a home game this year in some fashion.
Huddle Up: There is absolutely no truth to the rumor that they're not retiring Favre's jersey because if Aaron Rodgers goes down again he'd come out of retirement to play quarterback. Absolutely none. So just get that thought out of your head. Favre is not coming back. No way. Not a chance. Unless...
Posted: 11/5/2013 8:38pm et
The Green Bay Packers reached out to QB Brett Favre (Vikings) after QB Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) suffered a collarbone injury in the team's Week 9 game, but his agent said Favre will remain retired.
Huddle Up: You knew this would happen, and you knew what the answer would be. With the QB passing up this opportunity, this should put an end to the calls to Favre the next time a team finds itself in need of QB help.
Posted: 10/24/2013 11:38am et
The St. Louis Rams contacted retired QB Brett Favre about coming out of retirement to play for the team, but he declined.
Huddle Up: Whew, dodged that bullet. Now if only the Rams could check into the availability of Tim Tebow...
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