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Offline RedSoxExcel  
#1 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 12:50:11 PM(UTC)
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Can some people just give Favre some credit???

In a pressure filled game in which he knew was going to be the most watched MNF game ever, in which he knew that there were millions of people hoping he fails, etc., he played one of his best games EVER. He deserves credit even though a lot of people that have always hated him point to BS stuff.

"If you put Rodgers on the Vikings and you put Favre on the Packers, then hands on Rodgers would have done better" - how do you know that and who cares???

"Rodgers passed for more yards than Favre, he had a better game anyway"

I did not confirm this but on the radio they were saying that out of Rodgers 380 yards, 140 yards came from the final five minutes (70 yards from a 70 second drive and 70 yards from a 120 second drive).

I'm convinced there are fans that don't even watch games and just look at box scores. Why would the Vikings if they are up by 16 or whatever continue to throw a ton if they have AP. It only makes sense that they are going to start running more and Favre throwing less and taking no chances - hence he would obviously have less yards.

This isn't a jab at Rodgers because I have said in other threads he played a good game (not "great" IMO) and the thing that impressed me the most about him was the way he handled himself. It was pure class. He waited after the game to find Favre and hug him even though everyone in the world wants him to hate Favre. He didn't throw his O-line under the bus as he could have. He has flaws, sure, as does almost every QB in hte history of the game (including Favre). He threw a costly INT, Favre didn't, he fumbled, Favre didn't, he took a stupid safety, Favre didn't, etc. But then again he faced much much much more of a pass rush than Favre (thats an understatement), Donald Lee dropped a key pass, etc. Its all good. But its pretty amazing for a 40 year old QB to play just as well or if not better than a 20 something.

I thought I'd give him some credit in a Favre dedicated section of the site. This should somewhat even out all the Favre bashing threads here.
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#2 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 12:52:52 PM(UTC)
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You know what, shut up! I don't care about the Vikings QB so fuck him and fuck giving him credit! A defense that scores. The best RB and he the man is doing more dump off's than the local fucking garbage truck company. give me a break.

HE'S A VIKING WHO CARES!


Okay, Viking hate over. :) When he retires, for good, then we can talk. Til then. He leads the enemy so fuck him. :)


Edit, PS, you're on a Packers website, keep that in mind when you're asking for people to give props to a traitor!!! lol
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Offline Rockmolder  
#3 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 1:01:08 PM(UTC)
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He played very well. Can't say anything else than that.

Fact remains that he was playing against a defense that came out commited to the run and missfired completely. Just as much as we put an asteric next to Rodgers' performance when going up against the Rams, you can do that here as well.
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Offline RedSoxExcel  
#4 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 1:04:12 PM(UTC)
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You know what, shut up! I don't care about the Vikings QB so fuck him and fuck giving him credit! A defense that scores. The best RB and he the man is doing more dump off's than the local fucking garbage truck company. give me a break.

HE'S A VIKING WHO CARES!


Okay, Viking hate over. :) When he retires, for good, then we can talk. Til then. He leads the enemy so fuck him. :)


Edit, PS, you're on a Packers website, keep that in mind when you're asking for people to give props to a traitor!!! lol


Lol, agreed 100%! You can delete this if you want.
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#5 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 1:12:29 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
You know what, shut up! I don't care about the Vikings QB so fuck him and fuck giving him credit! A defense that scores. The best RB and he the man is doing more dump off's than the local fucking garbage truck company. give me a break.

HE'S A VIKING WHO CARES!


Okay, Viking hate over. :) When he retires, for good, then we can talk. Til then. He leads the enemy so fuck him. :)


Edit, PS, you're on a Packers website, keep that in mind when you're asking for people to give props to a traitor!!! lol


Lol, agreed 100%! You can delete this if you want.


Nah, I don't like deleting threads/posts. I was just saying FUCK THE VIKINGS QB HE'S A TRAITOR!! :)

I'll resume my love fest for our Qb of the 90's when he's not donning the hated colors.
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#6 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 3:15:59 PM(UTC)
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"If you put Rodgers on the Vikings and you put Favre on the Packers, then hands on Rodgers would have done better"



I hope to GOD you were not one of the people stating that with Favre on the 08 team they go 13-3

Cuz as you said HOW DO YOU KNOW THAT?

what I find ironic, is that you were not around posting to much lately,then out of the blue here you are??


If you think giving Rodgers 7 to 8 secs on numerous passes wouldn't have allowed Rodgers to pick apart a defense then you dont know to much about football..That is what Brett had to deal with.
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#7 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 3:20:57 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post


"If you put Rodgers on the Vikings and you put Favre on the Packers, then hands on Rodgers would have done better"



I hope to GOD you were not one of the people stating that with Favre on the 08 team they go 13-3

Cuz as you said HOW DO YOU KNOW THAT?

what I find ironic, is that you were not around posting to much lately,then out of the blue here you are??


If you think giving Rodgers 7 to 8 secs on numerous passes wouldn't have allowed Rodgers to pick apart a defense then you dont know to much about football..That is what Brett had to deal with.


Hey mr needs kevin to fix his quote boxes four times a day, don't be knocking ppl who were quiet and now posting. Afterall, one of our goals here at PH.com is to get people to post MORE!



Anyhooters. Vikings QB will get credit when he's no longer Vikings QB. Til then. BURY VIKINGS QB FUCK'EM!! :)
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#8 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 3:23:08 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post


"If you put Rodgers on the Vikings and you put Favre on the Packers, then hands on Rodgers would have done better"



I hope to GOD you were not one of the people stating that with Favre on the 08 team they go 13-3

Cuz as you said HOW DO YOU KNOW THAT?

what I find ironic, is that you were not around posting to much lately,then out of the blue here you are??


If you think giving Rodgers 7 to 8 secs on numerous passes wouldn't have allowed Rodgers to pick apart a defense then you dont know to much about football..That is what Brett had to deal with.


Hey mr needs kevin to fix his quote boxes four times a day, don't be knocking ppl who were quiet and now posting. Afterall, one of our goals here at PackersHome.com is to get people to post MORE!



Anyhooters. Vikings QB will get credit when he's no longer Vikings QB. Til then. BURY VIKINGS QB FUCK'EM!! :)


WTF?

Show me next time my quote boxes are wrong..

other wise

STFU?


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#9 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 3:27:36 PM(UTC)
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lol ;)
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Offline Pack93z  
#10 Posted : Monday, October 12, 2009 4:45:58 PM(UTC)
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I give Brett credit on the field.. he seems motivated and is playing very well.

I also give the Vikings as a team credit for adjusting to his late decision and have seem to have gelled in good time.

They are winning now.. we shall see how the course of the season runs.
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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