Jennings endured drawn-out bonding experience with Favre

Playing with Brett Favre is as fun as it looks -- once you get to know him. Just ask Greg Jennings, who brushed off the legend's cold shoulder to become his magic man in this record-breaking season.

Originally Published: December 19, 2007
By Seth Wickersham | ESPN The Magazine

He prays to god about a god. He worries about things he's never worried about before. His hands, for instance.

Catching a football has never been a problem for Greg Jennings, but now that he's going to be catching his passes, everyone keeps asking him if he can handle the heat. It's tough to admit, but his confidence is starting to crack, even though he has yet to see one of those passes hum his way, much less meet the man who hurls them. So he prays.

After Jennings ...

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