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The Favre situation isn't the first conflict of this kind. Here are a few other amazing tales. Story

Updated: July 28, 2008, 1:25 PM ET
By Jim Baker | Special to Page 2

Now comes the shocking news that Brett Favre used a phone the Green Bay Packers might have given him, to call another team for a job. I want you to raise your hand if you've never sent your resume to a prospective employer on company time. That's what I thought. Anyway, the battle between Favre and the Packers is just the latest in a long line of player-team disputes, going all the way back to the beginning of organized sports. For your edification, I will recap some of the previous conflicts ...

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