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Offline doddpower  
#46 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 7:52:05 PM(UTC)
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I couldn't agree more. You see Favre's indecisive shtick even in this short video. He first tells Werder that it's not up for discussion . . . but then he lingers to chat anyway. Say what you mean and mean what you say for once.


I agree. I also didn't really buy his statement that he hasn't texted any Vikings players about retirement. Just seemed to be some ambiguity there.

I wouldn't be surprised if that was a lie. I'm not saying it is, but his statement just wasn't that convincing.
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#47 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 7:57:06 PM(UTC)
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If I had to guess.. someone text Brett asks him how it is going / how he is feeling / when will he be in camp.

Brett responds that he not feeling ready to go and is having doubts about his ankle and says something like this may be the end.

Player reads to deeply into it and forms an opinion that he is not coming back.. story grows a bit when passed around via talk and you have a situation on such a hyper sensitive subject to this team and the NFL.. and bang it grows legs and becomes a story.
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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#48 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 8:05:24 PM(UTC)
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Well, then maybe grown men worth millions of dollars should be getting together for beers and talking mano-a-mano instead of wasting their time with girlish text messaging. ;)
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Offline DakotaT  
#49 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 8:11:28 PM(UTC)
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What's wrong with doing your sister? :cyclopsani:


Nothing, cause apparently there is also a statute of limitations on being disgusted about someone doing the underaged next door babysitter.

Sorry Non, still don't want a LT prospect busted for banging his sister. Did we ever resolve that one?
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Offline Nonstopdrivel  
#50 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 8:20:19 PM(UTC)
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There was a not-so-subliminal message behind the cyclops smiley, but apparently it went whoosh . . . out there somewhere.

I was all for giving the man a chance. Smart money says he wouldn't have made the squad anyway, but what would have been the harm in working him out?
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#51 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 9:22:21 PM(UTC)
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Formo is clearly in denial. ;)

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About what, exactly?
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#52 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 9:37:50 PM(UTC)
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Formo is clearly in denial. ;)

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About what, exactly?


Having sex with your sister.

Or something with Favre.

I'll go with getting a hardon for your sister.
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#53 Posted : Wednesday, August 4, 2010 11:09:30 PM(UTC)
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#54 Posted : Thursday, August 5, 2010 12:07:07 AM(UTC)
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Formo wants a Favre cock in crocs text.
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#55 Posted : Thursday, August 5, 2010 2:18:26 AM(UTC)
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They forgot to tell the media the offer for 20 mil wasn't from the Vikings. It was from a porn studio.
I want to go out like my Grandpa did. Peacefully in his sleep.

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#56 Posted : Thursday, August 5, 2010 2:45:24 AM(UTC)
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Formo is clearly in denial. ;)

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About what, exactly?


Having sex with your sister.

Or something with Favre.

I'll go with getting a hardon for your sister.


This was already discussed...
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#57 Posted : Thursday, August 5, 2010 7:12:58 PM(UTC)
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[size=18]FavreWatch: The cycle is complete[/size]
August, 4, 2010
By Kevin Seifert

Twenty-four hours later, we are back where we started. (Well, almost. Brett Favre is probably going to have some extra coin in his pocket when it's all said and done.)

Favre is going to be the Minnesota Vikings' quarterback this season as long as his surgically repaired ankle feels up to it. That's no different than anything we've discussed over the past few months. He'll get an update on his progress next week from orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews, and a favorable evaluation would put him on track to report to Minnesota the following week -- which, coincidentally, is when the team will break training camp and return to its home practice facility in Eden Prairie, Minn.

Isn't that what we've always thought?

Look, I am very certain that Favre sent text messages to teammates earlier this week suggesting that his ankle wasn't at the point where he would feel comfortable playing. He did the same thing last summer as he recovered from arm surgery, and that's why I cautioned everyone against drawing any final conclusions from it. Newsflash: Favre's decision making process is unique and it changes minute-to-minute.

We had some fun in the interim. Obviously, there are no guarantees that Favre will play. If nothing else, this episode was a reminder of the tightrope the Vikings agreed to walk when they stood pat at quarterback this offseason. I think they made a pretty decent bet, but they had to go all in to do it.

They're squirming a bit, as we suggested they might. They haven't gotten an "absolutely, yes" and the start of the regular season is a month away. Now I think we can all agree that no matter what the Vikings might say publicly, they realize the fate of their 2010 season depends on Favre's health (and relatively timely) return.

That's why it took only 24 hours after the latest barrage of text messages for the Vikings to offer him a nearly 20 percent raise for 2010, with incentives that could make it a 35 percent raise. If they were as comfortable with Tarvaris Jackson as they claim to be, they wouldn't be so quick to open the vault.

You can believe what you want about the events of the past few days, but in the end this is all part of the deal you make when you decide you want Brett Favre, circa 2010, to be your starting quarterback. It all happened, and it all leads to the same conclusion: The odds remain strongly in favor of Favre returning to Minnesota for the 2010 season.
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#58 Posted : Thursday, August 5, 2010 8:05:36 PM(UTC)
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Here's my question. Didn't one of his Viking teammates say he was texted by Favre that he wasn't coming back? WHY would a teammate make that up?

We ALL know by now that what Favre says is the TRUTH. (at the moment it is said.......3 seconds later, it might not be)
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