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Favre joins Montana as only QBs to pass for more than 5,000 yds in postseason


GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Brett Favre became the second quarterback
to pass for more than 5,000 yards in the postseason, joining Joe
Montana in Green Bay's 42-20 NFC divisional playoff win Saturday against
Seattle.

Favre, who earlier this season established the marks for career
wins as a starter (161), touchdown passes (442), interceptions
(288) and yards passing (61,655), surpassed 5,000 yards on an
11-yard completion to Greg Jennings in the second quarter.

Favre, in his 21st postseason game, came in with 4,902 yards
passing. Earlier in the game, he surpassed John Elway (4,964) on
the list.

Montana threw for 5,772 yards in 23 postseason appearances.