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Favre keeps doing it his way -- and winning

Brett Favre had a brace on his knee, but that didn't keep him from his usual tricks on Monday Night Football.

Updated: November 5, 2002, 4:24 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Eight hours before kickoff, Packers coach Mike Sherman and quarterback Brett Favre held a discussion about Monday night's game against the Dolphins. Sherman sounded fatherly. Favre has a torn lateral collateral ligament in his left knee, but he wasn't about to watch his record streak of 164 straight starts end there.

"I told him, 'Don't try to do this all by yourself,' '' Sherman said. "If something happens, your career is more important than one game. He had ...

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