NFL fans, who were sure they were finally rid of Brett Favre, think again. He’s back! Brett Favre threw for 446 yards on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals bringing the Minnesota Vikings back from a 24-10 deficit to a victorious 27-24 come from behind win. Brett Favre completed 36/47 passes for 446 yards with 2 TD’s and 2 INT’s in Sundays come from behind victory. The old Brett Favre is back. He swept the dust off his arm, zipped up his zipper and came to work for the second half of the season. The Minnesota is 3-5, but after Sunday’s victory everything is A-OK in Minnesota.
You were worried about Brett Favre’s health. There were stories about a fractured ankle and a shoulder that was coming off of surgery. Brett Favre just hadn’t been himself all year and you believed his career was over. There were stories about Brett sending pictures of his penis via sext-messaging to Jenn Sterger and you believed Favre’s career was over. The greatest NFL quarterback in history was caught with his zipper down and in the middle of a mid-life crisis. You gave up on him (NFL fan), you turned the channel and Brett Favre lit up the scoreboard once again with his bionic throwing arm.
Brett Favre has twenty years-experience as an NFL quarterback. He has thrown for over five-hundred TD’s and has brought teams back from the clutches of defeat and tasted the sweetness of last second victory many times. Brett Favre has been the comeback kid for most of his career and gave the Arizona Cardinals a taste of the old Brett once again on Sunday. Where does this leave the 3-5 Minnesota Vikings? Where does this leave the bandwagon Brett Favre fans? Will you come back to watch Brett Favre finish another miraculous season only to have your heart torn out of your chest (once again) in the playoffs? Or are you off the Brett Favre bandwagon once and for all?
This will likely be Brett Favre’s last season as an NFL quarterback. NFL fans are tired of the retirement speeches and now this year’s sext-messaging scandal with Jenn Sterger have given people a bad taste in their mouths. Until Sunday, NFL fans were wondering if Brett Favre was still serious about playing football. Brett Favre showed all the doubters that he still has a little something in that bionic NFL arm of his. He can still throw the ball to receivers in the NFL. Brett Favre can still put up big stats and shock the world. He showed NFL fans a taste of the magic Sunday by putting up 446 passing yards against the Arizona Cardinals. Brett Favre brought his team back from the agony of defeat and into the arms of another amazing NFL victory. Is this the final comeback victory in Brett Favre’s illustrious career? We will find out next Sunday when Brett Favre’s Minnesota Vikings meet the Dah Bears in Chicago.