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Offline Pack93z  
#11 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 1:30:39 PM(UTC)
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Other than the humor aspect, I care not if he plays or not...


But to be honest.. there is a small part of me that is reveling in the drama Brett is once again stirring.. it will do nothing to help the Vikes and Vikesrule this coming season.. I smell defeat.
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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#12 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 1:33:12 PM(UTC)
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The offer is jumping... lol.. flat out panic has set in.. or media types are winging it.. ;)

http://www.jsonline.com/.../wisconsin/99934284.html

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Here's the latest from the Minneapolis Star Tribune on the latest Brett Favre drama. Vikings beat reporter Judd Zulgad, who got this whole thing rolling yesterday, reports that NFL sources tell him the Vikings have offered Favre a package that would pay him up to $20 million to return this year instead of the previously agreed-upon $13 million.
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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#13 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 1:56:24 PM(UTC)
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20 million is a ton of money, take the money and play brett
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Offline IronMan  
#14 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 1:57:29 PM(UTC)
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I wonder what the incentives are?
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#15 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 2:07:58 PM(UTC)
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I wonder what the incentives are?


Fly into MN.. have Chilly pick you up, fawn over you in the press and save his ass for another season. ;)
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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#16 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 2:19:28 PM(UTC)
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Offering more money shows how desperate the Vikings are and how they know the window of opportunity is closing, FAST.
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#17 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 2:21:18 PM(UTC)
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20 million is a ton of money, take the money and play brett


I agree. We all pretty much know he's going to be on the field this year, that's a no brainer.

If someone wanted to pay me 20 million to kick my ass for 60 minutes playing football 16 times a year, I'll sign that contract faster than Rosie O'Donnell can make a twinkie disappear.
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Offline DakotaT  
#18 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 2:21:45 PM(UTC)
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If I'm Adrian Peterson's agent, I hold out right now.
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Offline Nonstopdrivel  
#19 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 2:22:50 PM(UTC)
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A figure of $20 million borders not on the absurd but on the sublime. We're talking MLB or NBA money here. If we can believe the rumors, the Vikings are mortgaging their (presumably salary-capped) future for one year. Or should we say they're gambling with our team's dollars for a one-year stab at glory?

Revenue-sharing-funds-dipping sons of bitches.
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Offline RedSoxExcel  
#20 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 2:23:52 PM(UTC)
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ESPN and NFL Network should also chip in for that, Favre Watch is so nuts on those two.
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