Discussion

Family in 'shock' after loss

Updated: December 22, 2003, 8:14 PM ET
ESPN.com news reports

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre will start against the Oakland Raiders on Monday night, a day after his father died unexpectedly from a heart attack.

Coach Mike Sherman said Monday afternoon that Favre would make his 205th consecutive start, including playoffs, an NFL record for quarterbacks.

Irvin Favre died Sunday night after suffering a heart attack while driving near his home in Kiln, Miss. Brett Favre was in Oakland with the rest of the team ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE NFL HEADLINES