Green Bay Packers Forum

Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline MintBaconDrivel  
#1 Posted : Saturday, July 6, 2013 11:31:49 AM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

United States
Joined: 12/11/2012(UTC)
Applause Received: 147
ProFootballTalk said:
The Green Bay Packers expect to retire former quarterback Brett Favre's number before 2016, when Favre will be eligible for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Answering a fan's question on the Packers' website, Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy said he thinks the time is coming for Favre to be honored by the team....<img alt="" border="0" src="http://stats.wordpress.com/b.gif?host=profootballtalk.nbcsports.com&#038;blog=15932921&#038;post=2195116&#038;subd=nbcprofootballtalk&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1" width="1" height="1" />
Offline OlHoss1884  
#2 Posted : Saturday, July 6, 2013 12:57:51 PM(UTC)
Rank: Member

United States
Joined: 5/8/2013(UTC)
Location: Waukegan, IL
Applause Given: 91
Applause Received: 267
They will then unretired his number before 2017, then think about retiring it again before 2018, then probably retire it again, maybe.
thanks Post received 4 applause.
PackerTraxx on 7/6/2013(UTC), porky88 on 7/6/2013(UTC), sschind on 7/6/2013(UTC), Packerchick on 7/8/2013(UTC)
Offline PackerTraxx  
#3 Posted : Saturday, July 6, 2013 1:20:42 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 8/13/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 139
Applause Received: 237
OlHoss1884 said: Go to Quoted Post
They will then unretired his number before 2017, then think about retiring it again before 2018, then probably retire it again, maybe.


[roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao]

Nice job OlHoss!!! [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao] [roflmao]
Offline sschind  
#4 Posted : Saturday, July 6, 2013 9:38:55 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

United States
Joined: 3/5/2013(UTC)
Location: SE WISCONSIN
Applause Given: 390
Applause Received: 813
OlHoss1884 said: Go to Quoted Post
They will then unretired his number before 2017, then think about retiring it again before 2018, then probably retire it again, maybe.


Well Played OlHoss. Many people have said similar things but I think you said it best.

Offline OlHoss1884  
#5 Posted : Sunday, July 7, 2013 6:37:56 AM(UTC)
Rank: Member

United States
Joined: 5/8/2013(UTC)
Location: Waukegan, IL
Applause Given: 91
Applause Received: 267
to be honest I was very much in the anti-Favre camp during his embarrassing exit. However, I also appreciate how much he meant to the team during his tenure and while I am not a big fan of retiring numbers (Reggie White, long-time Eagle is retired?) I think it's the right move. Canadeao, Hutson, Starr, Nitschke and now Favre? Sounds about right.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#6 Posted : Sunday, July 7, 2013 6:56:46 AM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,505
Applause Received: 4,067
OlHoss1884 said: Go to Quoted Post
to be honest I was very much in the anti-Favre camp during his embarrassing exit. However, I also appreciate how much he meant to the team during his tenure and while I am not a big fan of retiring numbers (Reggie White, long-time Eagle is retired?) I think it's the right move. Canadeao, Hutson, Starr, Nitschke and now Favre? Sounds about right.


Not to derail this topic, but I think Reggie White's number was retired more so because of his sudden passing which was I think five or six years after he last played for the Packers.
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error


Fan Shout
shield4life (8h) : Resign Nick Perry
uffda udfa (12h) : Need some strong sharp passionate voices on D. Daniels gives great quotes.
uffda udfa (12h) : Nick Perry seems to be the team leader as he was giving pregame speeches that seemed very uninspiring.
uffda udfa (12h) : Morgan and his 14 wonderlic. Ever hear him talk? Man, not a bright guy at all.
uffda udfa (12h) : Burnett needs to be replaced. That's our leader? Or one of them? No, thanks.
beast (14h) : For the secondary, I think Burnett/Haha are the leaders.
Smokey (14h) : GB needs a new motto : DEFENSE RULES ! , is intended to change the direction of the Packers focus moving forward .
Smokey (14h) : Thank You Zero.
Zero2Cool (14h) : Great reading a thread and seeing "defense rules" spammed in them all. Great reading material.
Smokey (14h) : DEFENSE RULES !
Zero2Cool (15h) : Think you need to defensive leaders. Front Seven and Secondary. We seem to lack both. Daniels is closest.
beast (15h) : Packers players had a right to complain when they were being bullied by Mike Daniels... just talking about Packers ;-) jk
Zero2Cool (15h) : It was the 26th largest margin since 1940. Feels much worse
Zero2Cool (15h) : thought it was biggest margin of victory in Conf Championship, I was mistaken.
Smokey (17h) : Wow ! The Packers got disrespected too !
Smokey (17h) : Hello ?
uffda udfa (18h) : Can't. MM burned them all.
Smokey (19h) : go pack go ?
wpr (19h) : Smokey AND Uffda, you both ca be placed in a timeout. Stop it.
Smokey (19h) : go pack go :)
Zero2Cool (19h) : STOP! Talk Packers or STFU. K thanks. :-)
uffda udfa (19h) : Ranting about everyone to stop talking Wolf while talking cooking appliances.
uffda udfa (19h) : I told you the truth. It upset you. U were hypocritical.
Smokey (20h) : yes I was, but he just ...
Zero2Cool (20h) : We all have the same ability to ignore someone. Exercise that. GO PACK GO!!!
Smokey (21h) : NOT YOUR FIGHT NONSTOP
Nonstopdrivel (21h) : ving again.
Nonstopdrivel (21h) : Calling him a bully? Telling him to leave? Seriously? This is the kind of shit that drove me away last time and is making me contemplate lea
Smokey (22h) : Be a good fellow and go pester another forum.
Smokey (22h) : It amazes me that you've remained in this forum for as long as you have.
Smokey (22h) : This is not your schoolyard to bully others, in fact I was that kid who stood up to the bully and kicked his ass.
Smokey (22h) : In the end the bully ended up in prison as everyone else grew up and moved on with their lives.
Smokey (22h) : I rate you with the hated schoolyard bully that tried to terrorize others to feel himself big.
Smokey (22h) : U2, it is obvious that you don't care if people like you or not. Well people don't.
uffda udfa (23-Jan) : It's the same day every day at 1265. They crave sameness.
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

2016 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 11 @ 12:00 PM
at Jaguars
Sunday, Sep 18 @ 7:30 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Sep 25 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Oct 2 @ 12:00 AM
BYE
Sunday, Oct 9 @ 7:30 PM
GIANTS
Sunday, Oct 16 @ 3:25 PM
COWBOYS
Thursday, Oct 20 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 30 @ 3:25 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Nov 6 @ 3:25 PM
COLTS
Sunday, Nov 13 @ 12:00 PM
at Titans
Sunday, Nov 20 @ 7:30 PM
at Redskins
Monday, Nov 28 @ 7:30 PM
at Eagles
Sunday, Dec 4 @ 12:00 PM
TEXANS
Sunday, Dec 11 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Dec 18 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Saturday, Dec 24 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Jan 1 @ 7:30 PM
at Lions

Think About It
Think About It

Recent Topics
4h / Football Familiarity / mojaveson

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

10h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

16h / Fantasy Sports Talk / rabidgopher04


Packers Headlines