Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Sunday, January 29, 2023
Number of Articles: 1
First Article: February 23, 2011
Latest Article: February 23, 2011
By Derek Garcia '13
February 23, 2011
I remember once in the 11th grade, I wrote a paper explaining why he was the
greatest quarterback in NFL history — in spite of all the less-than-sterling
records he currently holds. He was the example I used when I saw other
quarterbacks rise in the league like Drew Brees and Carson Palmer (back then).
If these guys didn’t love the game or have as much fun playing it as Brett
Favre, they couldn’t possibly fit the definition of cool in my book.
Of course, we all know what happened next. Favre re