Brett Favre first started playing football back at Hancock North Central High School, when he was growing up. With his father as the head coach of the Hawks team, it was important for young Brett to shine as an athlete – and that he did. After being offered a football college scholarship by Southern Mississippi, this football player knew he had to pull out all of the stops to earn his place on the team – and in college.
After some tough decisions about where to play, Brett finally found his feet and started setting school records left, right and center. From then to now, Brett Favre became one of the most coveted quarterbacks in NFL history and continued to break records in the professional league. But while it may seem as though life was just perfect for the football player, it hasn’t always been easy for the star of the Green Bay Packers. This is his roller coaster journey, through the tough times and the good.