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Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Favre news conference: Reader's Digest version

By Kevin Seifert

Posted by's Kevin Seifert

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- In a miracle of modern transportation, I managed to make it from Detroit's practice facility to Minnesota's in less than five hours. Thanks to a bit of a delay while Brett Favre and Brad Childress got their stories straight -- er, took care of some last-minute business -- I made it on time for the biggest news conference in recent Vikings history.

AFC West pal Bill Williamson and I will be churning out a steady stream of posts as the evening continues. But for those of you who are impatient, here are the highlights of what we heard:

More to come.