Latest Brett Favre News

Packers' new formula: Rely on defense rather than offense

Nov. 15, 2021 19:30 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers are relying on an unfamiliar approach to remain in their customary position atop the NFC North. A franchise that has benefited from Hall of Fame-caliber quarterback play for most of the past three decades, first with Brett...

Tom Brady's monumental game included memorable mementos

Oct. 26, 2021 03:14 AM EDT

Tom Brady had one memento he wanted back from a fan in the stands and one he wanted to give his biggest little fan after his latest historic performance. Both of the Brady admirers left Raymond James Stadium happy and sporting swag on the day Brady led Tampa Bay's 38-3...

Packers defeat Washington 24-10 for 6th straight victory

Oct. 24, 2021 18:40 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — With Aaron Rodgers approaching his MVP form and Green Bay’s defense correcting its red-zone problems, the Packers have reason to feel confident as they enter the toughest stretch of their schedule. Rodgers threw touchdown passes to three...

Washington wastes numerous opportunities in loss to Packers

Oct. 24, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Washington didn’t punt all day but scored just 10 points. That paradox of a statistic reveals just how much Washington struggled whenever it got into scoring position in its 24-10 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. On...

Favre fan Heinicke savors chance to play at Lambeau Field

Oct. 21, 2021 15:04 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Washington’s Taylor Heinicke grew up watching Green Bay Packers games on television and idolizing Brett Favre, their Hall of Fame quarterback. Now the 28-year-old quarterback is about to match up with Favre’s successor as Washington tries to...

Rookie QBs getting crash course in up-and-down life of NFL

Oct. 08, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — No one said this was going to be easy, rookie. Playing quarterback in the NFL is no simple task, and this year's class of newcomers is getting a crash course — filled with sacks, interceptions and losses — in how difficult it is to immediately...

Flores, Dolphins know that prepping for Brady isn't easy

Oct. 06, 2021 14:43 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Brian Flores spent 15 years working in New England, which means he spent 15 years working alongside Tom Brady. He saw every trick teams threw at the Patriots in that span, saw how Brady handled every challenge. As such, Flores knows this: The...

Brady gets win, passing yards record in return to Gillette

Oct. 04, 2021 01:22 AM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — From the moment the NFL schedule came out with the Buccaneers playing at New England, to the rainy night that concluded with, of course, a victory at Gillette Stadium, Tom Brady knew this would be very different. He admitted to getting emotional...

Tom Brady beats Patriots in New England return, 19-17

Oct. 04, 2021 01:01 AM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady brought two decades of touchdown passes, victories and championships to New England. He returned and reminded his former team what they’re missing. Brady rallied the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 19-17 victory over...

Houdini Heinicke: Washington beats Falcons 34-30 on late TD

Oct. 03, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — With a flair for improvisation, Taylor Heinicke has been pulling off these sort of bizarre plays most of his life. To do it in front of family and friends really made it special. Heinicke ad-libbed a 30-yard touchdown pass to J.D....