Aaron Rodgers: No longer in the shadow of Brett Favre
Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers take on the Chicago Bears today in the hunt for the NFC Championship. Quarterback Rodgers has emerged from the drama that is Bret Favre to lead the Packers franchise back to glory.
Mike Roemer, AP
In March of 2008, Brett Favre delivered a tearful retirement news conference, then un-retired during the following training camp. But the Green Bay Packers had already moved forward with Aaron Rodgers and traded Favre to the New York Jets. There were huge cleats to be filled.
Fast forward three years.
Lack of confidence? Not a problem for Aaron Rogers. Brett who?