Professional Soccer Corridor of Famer Brett Favre has repeatedly been in headlines all through September as a result of his alleged involvement in a much-reported welfare scandal concerning a brand new volleyball middle on the College of Southern Mississippi.
Professional Soccer Discuss’s Mike Florio notes that former NFL quarterback Sage Rosenfels hung out as Favre’s teammate throughout the 2009 season. Rosenfels took to Twitter on Thursday to bash the “Gunslinger” with out ever mentioning him by title:
Rosenfels later had enjoyable at his personal expense and the truth that he by no means advanced right into a top-tier quarterback on the highest degree:
Most just lately, it was reported that texts allegedly show Favre labored with former Mississippi governor Phil Bryant and others to divert a minimum of $5 million of state welfare cash to assist construct a volleyball middle at his alma mater, the place his daughter performed the game on the time. In keeping with an ESPN story, Favre’s lawyer, Bud Holmes, denied earlier this month that his shopper ever knowingly obtained welfare funds.
Favre performed for Southern Mississippi from 1987-1990 earlier than he made his title on the nationwide stage with the Inexperienced Bay Packers. He later hung out with the New York Jets and Vikings earlier than he retired after the 2010 NFL season, and he is extensively considered one of many biggest quarterbacks in NFL historical past.
Per JR Radcliffe of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Favre hasn’t formally been charged with a criminal offense on this matter.