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Brett Favre

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Net worth 2018: $100 Million
Industry: Sportspersons
Residence: Gulfport, Mississippi
Country: United States
BirthDay: 10 October 1969
Sigh: Scorpio
Height: 1.88 m
Education: The University of Southern Mississippi, Hancock North Central High School

Brett Favre was bornon 10 October 1969 in Gulfport, Mississippi, American. Brett Lorenzo Favre is a former football quarterback who played for different teams like the Atlanta Falcons, Green Bay Packers, and New York Jets in the National Football League (NFL) over a career spanning two decades. He had an exceptionally long and productive career with the Green Bay Packers for whom he played from 1992 till 2007. It was evident from his childhood that the young Brett was destined for greatness as a sportsman. He started playing football and baseball while at school and could play quarterback, lineman, strong safety and place-kicker position. His father, who was the head coach of the school football team, encouraged his talented son to practice and develop his game. He started playing professional football during his years in the University of Southern Mississippi. First drafted by the Atlanta Falcons, he moved on to play for the Green Bay Packers with whom he would spend the best of his playing years. He played for 16 seasons for the team and helped them appear in two Super Bowls, eventually winning the Super Bowl XXXI. A dynamic player with exceptional skills and leadership qualities, he led his teams to eight division championships and five NFC Championship Games. He is the only quarterback to have won three consecutive NFL most valuable player awards.


$100 Million


However, he came back from retirement to play for New York Jets and Minnesota Vikings for a short while before health issues forced him to retire again in 2011


He became a grandfather in 2010—the first active NFL player to have grandchildren


The Packers defeated the Kansas City chiefs 33-22 in 2007 making Favre the only 3rd quarterback to have defeated all 31 other current NFL teams


He played in a Monday Night Football game in 2003 against the Oakland Raiders


During the Super Bowl XXXI in 1996, he completed 14 of 27 passes for 246 yards and 2 touchdowns


He led the Packers to a 11-5 record in 1995 which was the team’s best record in thirty years


The 1993 season was also a productive one for Favre and he was named to his second Pro Bowl


He helped the team achieve a six-game winning streak during the 1992 season which they ended with 9-7


He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the 1991 NFL Draft

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