A few weeks ago, Green Bay Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy said there was concern that Brett Favre would be booed when he returns to Lambeau Field.
Yesterday, it was revealed that the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame is in the process of trying to figure out where to put all the fans that will want to be a part of next summers Hall of Fame Induction ceremony.
The Packers and the teams Hall of Fame held a joint press conference to announce that Brett Favre would be inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame next July 18, 2015 and Packers team President and CEO Mark Murphy took it one step further, announcing that Favre’s number-4 would be retired at the same time.
The team will announce plans to unveil the retired number inside the stadium later during the season. Favre will go into the Hall by himself, only the 6th time that’s happened in the history of the Packers Hall of Fame. It’ll be the first time that a player will enter the Hall and have his number retired at the same time. [Read more...]