Favre Finally Has Surgery; Julius Peppers Stays In Carolina; and Detroit Stays Desperate

  • It's official; QB Brett Favre had surgery on his shoulder. It's not clear what he had done or when he did it, but he probably had the tendon in his throwing shoulder severed to decrease the pain he felt while throwing. Of course, his deceptive agent Bus Cook says Favre is still retired, until he changes his mind. Some Viking fans are thrilled, some are terrified. It's a risky move for the Vikings to sign him and immediately annoint him as their starter. They won't get past the 10-6, 1st round playoff loss, ceiling with QB Tarvaris Jackson. But can Favre even regain the form he showed in 2007?
  • It looks like DE Julius Peppers will stay in Carolina. Please ignore any previous rumors that the Packers might have considered trading for him.
  • Just because Detroit has been very active in the free agent market this offseason, doesn't mean they are making any good moves. Signing RT Jon Jansen last week was a bad decision. Now they've gone and signed one the Packers' worst free agent signings in recent years, S Marquand Manuel. Just because some other teams were dumb enough to let him start a bunch of games doesn't mean he is any good. His veteran experience can't help them since he's no good on the field, so why bother signing him?
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Acme Packing Company

You must be a member of Acme Packing Company to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Acme Packing Company. You should read them.

Join Acme Packing Company

You must be a member of Acme Packing Company to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Acme Packing Company. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker