Tag Archives: Brett Favre

Thursday news and tidbits

November 13th, 2008 - 6:12 pm

Bears defensive tackle Tommie Harris had a few unpleasant words for members of the media Thursday. Harris, responding to a column in the Sun-Times this week, said the media was fueling the fire by trying to insinuate that there was [...]

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Are you kidding me?

September 8th, 2008 - 7:29 pm

Was just watching the Vikings-Packers game and, unfortunately, had to see this sign. I don’t even know where to begin mentioning what’s wrong with it. I guess we’ll start with the obvious… that Favre’s name is spelled wrong. Then we’ll [...]

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Brett Favre the New York Jet

August 8th, 2008 - 5:01 pm

Brett Favre holds up his new New York Jets jersey at Cleveland Browns Stadium before an NFL exhibition football game between the Jets and the Cleveland Browns on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2008, in Cleveland. Favre was traded from the Green [...]

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Addressing the Chad Pennington gossip

August 7th, 2008 - 4:59 pm

Following the New York Jets’ acquisition of Brett Favre from the Green Bay Packers, the Jets had a surplus of quarterbacks and released veteran Chad Pennington on Thursday. The rumor mill was abuzz immediately. Because many Bears fans’ hopes were [...]

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Favre traded to the Jets

August 6th, 2008 - 11:05 pm

ESPN is reporting that Brett Favre has been traded to the Jets. In a previous report, the Jets were rumored to be offering a conditional fourth round draft pick that could become a second round pick depending on how Favre [...]

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And you thought Jerry Angelo was bad?

August 6th, 2008 - 10:39 am

For years, cynical Bears fans have lamented Jerry Angelo for his inability to draft offensive players, a franchise quarterback in particular. Websites have been launched and homemade signs have been put on display at games ridiculing Angelo and the Bears’ [...]

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Favre says league has reinstated him

August 3rd, 2008 - 10:29 am

ESPN.com is reporting breaking news that Brett Favre has told Ed Werder that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has reinstated him. The Packers refused to confirm or deny that report because today isn’t an official business day. Favre will fly to [...]

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News and tidbits for Friday

August 1st, 2008 - 10:06 am

Marty Booker celebrated his 32nd birthday on Thursday, and, proving he still has adoring fans in Chicago, was presented wrapped presents and listened to “Happy Birthday” sung by some of his loyal supporters. From a football standpoint, he might be [...]

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Brian Urlacher on Brett Favre

July 31st, 2008 - 2:53 pm

“You can’t even change the channel without people talking about it: Brett Favre wiped his nose today. Brett Favre threw a pass to a high school kid. That’s all you hear about. I wish they’d figure out what they’re going [...]

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Favre to a division rival?

July 31st, 2008 - 9:12 am

Brett Favre in a Bears jersey? It’ll never happen, right? Favre donning the purple helmet of the Vikings? Also unlikely. Or is it? ESPN.com, among other media outlets, is reporting that the Packers are considering sending Favre to a division [...]

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