Warpath  

Home | Forums | Salary Cap Info | Shop | Donate | Stay Connected




Go Back   Warpath > Redskins Forums > Redskins Locker Room


Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Redskins Locker Room


View Poll Results: Whither Favre?
He'll stay retired. 47 46.08%
He'll play for the Packers. 15 14.71%
He'll be released or traded and play elsewhere. 40 39.22%
Voters: 102. You may not vote on this poll

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-01-2008, 01:55 PM   #16
Franchise Player
 
skinsfan69's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Arlington, VA.
Posts: 9,904
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

C'mon guys. I know we're in the dog days but more Farve talk??? He's not coming back. Dan Patrick is trying to stir up some non-sense but it's just stupid. Green Bay has moved on and turned the page.
skinsfan69 is offline  

Advertisements
Old 07-01-2008, 03:15 PM   #17
Playmaker
 
Paintrain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Age: 44
Posts: 4,981
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

He's done. Let him go. I've always enjoyed watching Favre play but the whole 'will he or won't he', 'is he done, really really and for true done' saga has made me sick of him. Just go away already and the media should just let it go. Isn't there anything else they can beat into the ground?
__________________
Paintrain's Redskins Fandom
1981-2014

I'm not dead but this team is dead to me...but now that McCloughan is here they may have new life!
Paintrain is offline  
Old 07-01-2008, 04:56 PM   #18
Special Teams
 
sancho2613's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Arizona
Posts: 199
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

I wouln't be to upset if he comes back and I'm one of the those who believes he could be back if Rodgers go down. I know it's unlikely and I guess it could be that I don't want to let go but still I can't wait to see how Rodgers does and to see what happens with this whole "will Favre come back" thing. I would love to see him play again but then again I wouldn't want to see him as one of those guys who stuck around a little longer then he should have...
__________________
It doesn't take talent to win...just blood, sweat, heart, tears, time, and a good coach.
sancho2613 is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 05:54 AM   #19
^21^
 
Luxorreb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Age: 42
Posts: 1,612
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Angry View Post
There is not really any new news that Favre is comming back, however in an effort to save face for this site I am posting an article that was released yesterday. It's about Favre's agent pushing him to return for another season. Enjoy.

ProFootballTalk.com - COOK PUSHING FAVRE TO PLAY?
Thanks Angry. This is the article that I posted in response to. Figured everyone read ProFootballTalk.com. Great site. Shoulda included my source for speculation. Wasn't trying to create a dumbass thread, just trying to comment on current article from a fairly reputable site.
__________________
GO SKINS!!! ^21^
Luxorreb is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 07:57 AM   #20
Uncle Phil
 
SmootSmack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 45,071
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Luxorreb View Post
Thanks Angry. This is the article that I posted in response to. Figured everyone read ProFootballTalk.com. Great site. Shoulda included my source for speculation. Wasn't trying to create a dumbass thread, just trying to comment on current article from a fairly reputable site.
Great and especially reputable aren't exactly adjectives many would use with PFT. Regardless, you should have been more specific with the first post. Don't just assume everyone knows what you're referring to.
__________________
You're So Vain...You Probably Think This Sig Is About You
SmootSmack is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 09:07 AM   #21
Karma Chameleon
 
jdlea's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Annapolis, MD
Age: 30
Posts: 3,101
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Quote:
Originally Posted by skinsfan_nn View Post
Who really knows what Favre is going to do, except Favre...... it's anyones guess at this point. I wish he would stop all this I'm retired, but I still can play, I still have it in me, if they call me I might be tempted, etc, etc....retire or just change your mind and shut up and play!

Enough of this shit already.
Wow man...tell us how you really feel
jdlea is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 12:02 PM   #22
Living Legend
 
Monkeydad's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: PA
Age: 35
Posts: 16,275
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Rodgers seems to be fragile.

One phone call from ANYONE on the team to Brett and he'll show up in shoulder pads.

He can't stay away, it was tough enough for him to leave. I bet he's staying in shape.
__________________
Not sent from a Droid, iPhone, Blackberry or toaster
Monkeydad is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 01:08 PM   #23
Uncle Phil
 
SmootSmack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 45,071
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

This thread could get a lot more interesting later today
__________________
You're So Vain...You Probably Think This Sig Is About You
SmootSmack is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 05:23 PM   #24
Living Legend
 
GTripp0012's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Evanston, IL
Age: 26
Posts: 15,994
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

I don't doubt that Brett still wants to play, but I feel Chris Mortensen's report (which is what SS was alluding to) is more based on Favre simply thinking out loud than actually changing his position.

If Favre tells the Packers he isn't retiring after all, I think there's only one correct way for the Packers to handle it: Make him come to training camp and put him at No.2 on the preseason depth chart. This has to be Aaron Rodgers' job to lose. I think Brohm is the future there anyway, so if there is a time for Rodgers: its right now.

The other two options are: release Brett Favre, or start him from day one. If you start him, I think you have to let Rodgers go at the end of the season. If you release him and he plays elsewhere, there is going to be a mutiny in Wisconsin.

This seems like a complicated issue with a simple solution: Brett Favre should just move on.
__________________
according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
GTripp0012 is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 05:57 PM   #25
Franchise Player
 
skinsfan69's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Arlington, VA.
Posts: 9,904
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
This thread could get a lot more interesting later today
Yeah I'm hearing on the radio that his family is pushing him to play and that he also has the "itch" to play. I hope Green Bay closes the door on him. If he wants to be the QB then isn't it a good idea to be there during all the camps and off season stuff?? Farve is a classic example of someone who doesn't know how to do anything else with his life, and hasn't planned for life after football. The GB coaches must be so sick of this crap. I know I am.
skinsfan69 is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 06:01 PM   #26
Impact Rookie
 
Cowell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Bluffton, South Carolina
Posts: 803
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

I loved Brett Favre when he played, but I really hope he just stays in retirement. And if he does come back I would hate to see GB re-sign him. They have been saying that Aaron Rogers is the man all offseason and then they are just going to turn around and re-sign Favre? Give me a break. It's time to let it go Brett.
Cowell is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 06:02 PM   #27
MVP
 
mooby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: NoVa
Age: 26
Posts: 12,139
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=3471189

Favre really needs to just stop talking lol. He's fucking retired and we're still hearing news about him, it's annoying already. Just make a decision and stick with that decision.
mooby is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 06:19 PM   #28
Registered User
 
wilsowilso's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Los Angeles
Age: 41
Posts: 2,841
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Man am I sick of athletes retiring for a few months and then figuring out that they have no life outside the lines.
wilsowilso is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 08:21 PM   #29
Playmaker
 
djnemo65's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: MA
Age: 34
Posts: 2,836
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Two days ago I thought this thread was, in Schneed's parlance, f...ing retarded; now it's bordering on prescient.

I think that, well I understand Favre's itch to get back to competing, given his position and the nature of the team's transition to a new younger general the negatives of his return would be significant. Unless you are convinced you can win the Superbowl with Favre, and the Packers are good but I'm not convinced of that, he needs to stay retired for the good of the team and his successor.
djnemo65 is offline  
Old 07-02-2008, 08:31 PM   #30
‎\m/
 
Mattyk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Age: 42
Posts: 84,079
re: Favre seeks release from Packers (updated)

Quote:
Originally Posted by SmootSmack View Post
This thread could get a lot more interesting later today
I guess this thread was worth it after all.

Never say never, especially when it comes to Favre.
__________________
Support The Warpath! | Warpath Shop
Mattyk is offline  
Closed Thread

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:10 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site is not officially affiliated with the Washington Redskins or the NFL.
Page generated in 0.34834 seconds with 10 queries

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.2.0 RC5

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25