Brett Favre

The result of 20 years of pursuing the controversial quarterback, “Finding Favre” debuts at the Barrymore Theatre on April 11. more

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Allen Fredrickson / Green Bay Packers

The inaugural American Family Insurance Championship won’t just mark the return of the PGA to Wisconsin. It will feature former Packers great Brett Favre in a celebrity scramble, with Steve Stricker, Mark Tauscher. more

Jun 6, 2016 12:15 PM Sports


Tommy Washbush

Fans re-embrace Brett Favre, who once came out of retirement to play for Minnesota. more

Jul 15, 2015 6:00 PM , Sports


Jim Biever

Former Green Bay Packers Mark Tauscher and Brett Favre swap stories. more

Jul 15, 2015 6:00 PM , Sports

After the Green Bay Packers released Desmond Bishop on Monday, ESPN Wisconsin's Jason Wilde reported that the linebacker would be visiting with the Minnesota Vikings on Tuesday. Wilde followed that news immediately with a cautionary tweet. more

Jun 20, 2013 2:00 PM Sports

The Badgers play top-ranked Ohio State on Saturday, after being accused of running up the score (41-23) against Minnesota last week. The Packers are struggling to field a full roster against Miami on Sunday. College basketball practice gets under way more

Oct 14, 2010 2:00 PM Sports

Dear Tell All: It makes me sick to have to live through another year of Brett Favre with the Minnesota Vikings. Can't this 40-year-old waffler show a little class and retire already? more

Sep 16, 2010 2:00 PM Tell All

In recent weeks, a common question for Packers fans is whether they'll be rooting for or against Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings in the playoffs. Opinions vary, but there's one area of general agreement: Vikings fans are arrogant. more

Jan 21, 2010 3:00 PM Sports

On Nov. 8, the mood in Packerland was dire. Green Bay had just lost to previously winless Tampa Bay, 38-28, blowing the 11-point lead it held with 12 minutes to go. The Packers stood at 4-4 while the Minnesota Vikings, now featuring a guy named Brett more

Dec 30, 2009 3:00 PM Sports

On June 18, amid rumors of Brett Favre's talks with the Minnesota Vikings, the national sports blog "Deadspin" posted a link to a Madison website. It was for a green-and-yellow T-shirt with the image of Favre and the state of Wisconsin with the words more

Sep 3, 2009 2:00 PM Sports

A couple years ago in this space, I wrote about how Brett Favre's steady, managed, almost methodical play in Green Bay had won me over, after a lifetime of being a Minnesota Vikings fan. I leaped aboard the Packers bandwagon and rode it all the way t more

Aug 20, 2009 2:00 PM Sports

Dear Tell All: Brett Favre makes me feel like a jilted wife. After all our wonderful years together in Green Bay, he turns into a self-absorbed flip-flopper. One day he's leaving, the next day he's staying. Then he gets a roving eye, flirting with ot more

Aug 6, 2009 2:00 PM Tell All

It's been just over two weeks since the New York Jets officially released Brett Favre. Since then we've had front-row seats to Cirque de Favre. And while Packer fans fume at every leak and debunked report that puts Favre in a Minnesota Vikings jersey more

May 14, 2009 2:00 PM Sports

Brett Favre, a sure bet for the Football Hall of Fame and legendary quarterback for the Green Bay Packers was selected to be the athlete featured for the cover of "Madden 2009". Of course we're all well aware by now how the tribute to the temporarily more

Aug 28, 2008 4:09 PM Games

I recently celebrated what a friend calls my 'Sconiversary, a milestone which officially marks 19 years of residence in Wisconsin, compared to 18 in my native Minnesota. According to this friend, it's a tipping point past which I no longer need to sh more

Nov 1, 2007 3:00 PM Sports