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Will the “Madden Curse” Get the Best of Brett Favre?

Updated: 08/10/2008 - The latest installment of one of the most popular video games in the country is getting ready to hit store shelves. EA Sports’ Madden NFL 2009’s release is just a little over 24 hours away, and it could mean bad news for Brett Favre.

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Milwaukee Brewers to Honor Black Baseball Team

Posted: 08/10/2008 - MILWAUKEE (AP) _ The Milwaukee Brewers and others will honor the city's professional black baseball team and its historic ballpark during a ceremony Monday morning.

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Braun Remains Out of Lineup

Posted: 08/10/2008 - MILWAUKEE (AP) _ All-Star left fielder Ryan Braun remains out of the Brewers lineup today, saying his lower back injury had made little progress.

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Favre Ready to Take Field Again

Posted: 08/09/2008 - NEW YORK (AP) _ Brett Favre is done with all the pomp and circumstance that has accompanied his arrival to New York. The Jets' newest quarterback wants to get back to business on the field.

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Rodgers Says Team Can Finally Move Foward with Favre Gone

Posted: 08/08/2008 - Aaron Rodgers' sore throat didn't keep him from voicing his opinion. The Green Bay Packers starting quarterback spoke Friday for the first time since three-time MVP Brett Favre was traded to the New York Jets for a conditional draft pick. Rodgers says the team is happy that Favre still gets to play.

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Favre Welcomed by New York Mayor

Updated: 08/08/2008 - Mayor Michael Bloomberg welcomed Brett Favre to New York Friday during a ceremony at City Hall. Bloomberg had a few gifts for the Jets new quarterback -- a Metro card with $4 on it, a Broadway street sign, an empty key ring, among other things. Bloomberg told Favre he'll give him a key if he helps win a Super Bowl.

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Favre Joins Jets After Trade From Packers

Updated: 08/07/2008 - Brett Favre held up his new green jersey Thursday evening, hoping he made the right decision. "To a certain degree, I don't know what I'm getting into," he said. Favre's summertime soap opera ended Wednesday night when the Green Bay Packers traded their iconic quarterback to the New York Jets.

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Wisconsin High School Female Football Player, Mother File Lawsuit

Posted: 08/07/2008 - A former football player at Evansville High School and her mother have filed a federal lawsuit alleging discrimination by coaches and staff. The lawsuit is filed in federal court in Madison. It asks for compensation for pain, suffering, mental and emotional distress and expenses, but doesn't specify an amount.

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Fans of Brett Favre, Packers Split on Who is at Fault Over Fallout

Posted: 08/07/2008 - Brett Favre left Green Bay without a clear picture of his future in the NFL. Now, he's a member of the New York Jets. Don Harvey, of Ashwaubenon, was carrying a life-size cutout of Brett Favre and said he was so disgusted with management he planned to sell his season tickets.

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Jets Expect to Introduce Favre Thursday

Posted: 08/07/2008 - The New York Jets plan to introduce quarterback Brett Favre when they hold a news conference in Cleveland prior to Thursday night's preseason game against the Browns. The Jets acquired Favre from Green Bay Wednesday night, completing an ugly split between Favre and the Packers.

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NEW INFO: Murphy, Thompson, McCarthy Talk About Brett Favre trade

Updated: 08/07/2008 - Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy said it's like a marriage that ends, adding that neither party was at fault. Murphy, general manager Ted Thompson and head coach Mike McCarthy met the media Thursday afternoon, hours after the Packers traded quarterback Brett Favre to the New York Jets.

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Bucks Open the New Season at Chicago

Posted: 08/06/2008 - The Milwaukee Bucks will open the new season in Chicago. Scott Skiles will making his coaching debut with the Bucks against the team that fired him Christmas Eve of last season. Assistant Jim Boylan will also be on the Bucks' bench. He served as interim coach of the Bulls after Skiles was fired.

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104-Year-Old Ladysmith Woman Reels in a Keeper

Updated: 08/06/2008 - Bragging rights to landing a trophy bass belong to an unlikely angler from Ladysmith - 104-year-old Rose Kunkel. She reeled in her biggest catch to date on a recent fishing trip by residents of the Ladysmith Nursing Home.

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Doyle Declines to Wade into Favre Mess

Posted: 08/06/2008 - Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle knows when to take a pass on a hot political issue. Doyle didn't take a side Wednesday when asked about the Brett Favre soap opera. The Green Bay Packers quarterback came out of retirement this week and now appears to be a candidate for a trade.

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NEW INFO: Favre Arrives in Mississippi, Awaits Word on Trade

Updated: 08/06/2008 - Quarterback Brett Favre has arrived in Mississippi Wednesday evening, awaiting word on which team he will be traded to. The Tampa Tribune is reporting on its Web site that a deal that would send Favre to the Buccaneers could be finalized Thursday morning.

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Prince Fielder Apologizes for Shoving Teammate

Updated: 08/06/2008 - Milwaukee first baseman Prince Fielder apologized Tuesday for pushing teammate Manny Parra in the dugout during a loss Monday night. He says he should have done a better job of handling frustration due in part to the Brewers' losing streak.

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NEW INFO: McCarthy Says Favre Not Committed to Packers

Updated: 08/05/2008 - It appears that Brett Favre's days with the Green Bay Packers are drawing to a close. Coach Mike McCarthy said in a news conference Tuesday that the legenday quarterback indicated to him during a series of conversations over the past two days that he wasn't committed to moving ahead with the team.

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