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Favre's hometown is torn this week

Originally Published: January 22, 2010
By Andrew Astleford | Special to Page 2

KILN, Miss. -- Until about six weeks ago, Brett Favre fan Albert Necaise never would have guessed a New Orleans Saints versus Minnesota Vikings matchup in the NFL playoffs would be possible. Both teams had enjoyed undefeated starts through Week 6 this season and looked to be the class of the NFC, but Necaise figured something -- anything -- would prevent the two franchises that divide his household and community from meeting when it matters most. Yes, he thought, a Saints-Vikings NFC Championship ...

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