Played high school football for his father, Irv Favre at Hancock North Central before signing with Southern Miss.
- There, he started as a 17-year-old freshman and became one of school’s all-time greatest players, leading the Golden Eagles to road victories over the likes of Alabama, Auburn and Florida State.
- Drafted by the Atlanta Falcons, he was traded to the Green Bay Packers after one season and became one of the all-time legends of the NFL.
- Favre is the only quarterback in NFL history to throw for over 70,000 yards, over 500 touchdowns, over 6,000 completions and over 10,000 passing attempts.
- He is the league’s all-time iron man, having started a record 297 games (321 including playoffs.)
- He won three straight NFL MVP honors from 1995-1997.
- Since his retirement, he has spent time helping coach the Oak Grove High School football team and helped the 2013 Warriors win the State 6A championship.