List of career achievements by Brett Favre

Former quarterback Brett Favre owns or shares a number of NFL records, including pass completions (6,300), pass attempts (10,169), pass interceptions (336), starts by a player (298), and most regular season wins as starting quarterback ). At the time of his retirement, he owned or shared 362 NFL records and still owns or shares 175. NFL history, including being the only quarterback to have won three consecutive AP NFL MVP awards and being the only quarterback To win a playoff game over the age of forty.

Favre’s Legacy May be Best Known For His consecutive starts streak of 297 games (321 Including playoffs) qui est Widely regarded one of the notable MOST streaks in sports, so much so que la Pro Football Hall of Fame HAS have an exhibit displaying the jersey Favre Wore during his record breaking 117th consecutive start as a quarterback, and a section of their website devoted to what the Hall of Fame calls an ” Iron Man “. [1] Favre considers the consecutive starts. [2]

Favre also owns a number of Green Bay Packers and Lambeau Field records.

Career statistics

College

Regular season

year Team G W The Comp Att Pct yds YPA td Int Missed Ratt RYDS RAVG RTD
1987 Southern Mississippi 11 6 5 79 194 40.7 1264 6.5 15 13 107.6 57 169 3.0 1
1988 Southern Mississippi 11 9 2 178 319 55.8 2271 7.1 16 5 129.0 51 -15 -0.3 0
1989 Southern Mississippi 11 5 6 206 381 54.1 2588 6.8 14 10 118.0 43 -25 -0.6 0
1990 Southern Mississippi 11 8 3 150 275 54.5 1572 5.7 7 6 106.6 42 -218 5.2 0
Career G W The Comp Att Pct yds YPA TD Int Missed Ratt RYDS RAVG RTDS
4 Years [3] [4] 44 28 16 613 1169 52.4 7695 6.6 52 34 116.6 193 -89 -0.5 1

Post season

  • 1988 Independence Bowl : Southern Mississippi 38, UTEP 18 [5]

Favre 15-26, 157 yards, 1 touchdown, 0 interceptions [6]

  • 1990 All-American Bowl : North Carolina State 31, Southern Mississippi 27 [7]

Favre 28-39, 341 yards, 2 touchdowns, 1 interception [8]

Favre was named MVP of the 1990 All American Bowl, despite losing to NC State.

  • 1991 East West Shrine Game January 26, 1991 Palo Alto CA West 24, East 21

Brett Favre was named the MVP of the 1991 Shrine Game

College records

Former records
  • Most touchdown passes, career: 52 (surpassed by Austin Davis , 83) [9] [10]
  • Most touchdown passes, season: 16 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 30) [10] [11]
  • Most passing yards, career: 7,695 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 10,892) [9] [10]
  • Most 200 yard passing games, career: 15 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 32) [10] [11]
  • Most passing yards, season: 2,588 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 3,496) [10] [11]
  • Most 300 yard passing games, career: 5 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 8) [10] [11]
  • Most passing yards, game: 345 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 461) [10] [11]
  • Most completions, career, passing: 613 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 933) [9] [10]
  • Most pass completions, season: 206 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 286) [9] [10]
  • Most pass completions, game: 26 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 33) [10] [11]
  • Most attempts, career, passing: 1,169 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 1,527) [9] [10]
  • Most pass attempts, season: 381 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 475) [9] [10]
  • Highest pass rating, career: 117.2 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 135.4) [9] [10]
  • Highest pass rating, season: 129.0 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 150.6) [9] [10]
  • Most touchdowns responsible for: 53 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 108) [9] [10]
  • Most yards gained, career: 7,606 (surpassed by Austin Davis 12,267) [9] [10]
  • Most plays, offense: 1,362 (surpassed by Austin Davis, 1,987) [9] [10]

Professional

Regular season

year Team G S W The cmp Att Pct yds td Int Lng 20+ 40+ Sck SckY YPA YPG td% Int% Missed Ratt RYDS RAVG RTD RLng R1st
1991 ATL 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 2 N / A 0 0 1 11 0.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0
1992 GB 15 13 8 5 302 471 64.1 3,227 18 13 76 30 9 34 208 6.9 215.1 3.8 2.8 85.3 47 198 4.2 1 19 11
1993 GB 16 16 9 7 318 522 60.9 3,303 19 24 66 37 5 30 199 6.3 206.4 3.6 4.6 72.2 58 216 3.7 1 27 13
1994 GB 16 16 9 7 363 582 62.4 3,882 33 14 49 44 4 31 188 6.7 242.6 5.7 2.4 90.7 42 202 4.8 2 36 14
1995 GB 16 16 11 5 359 570 63.0 4,413 38 13 99 59 5 33 217 7.7 275.8 6.7 2.3 99.5 39 181 4.6 3 40 17
1996 GB 16 16 13 3 325 543 59.9 3,899 39 13 80 49 11 40 241 7.2 243.7 7.2 2.4 95.8 49 136 2.8 2 23 18
1997 GB 16 16 13 3 304 513 59.3 3,867 35 16 74 61 9 25 176 7.5 241.7 6.8 3.1 92.6 58 187 3.2 1 16 16
1998 GB 16 16 11 5 347 551 63.0 4,212 31 23 84 47 9 38 223 7.6 263.2 5.6 4.2 87.8 40 133 3.3 1 35 13
1999 GB 16 16 8 8 341 595 57.3 4,091 22 23 74 52 11 35 223 6.9 255.7 3.7 3.9 74.7 28 142 5.1 0 20 11
2000 GB 16 16 9 7 338 580 58.3 3,812 20 16 67 41 7 33 236 6.6 238.2 3.4 2.8 78.0 27 108 4.0 0 18 7
2001 GB 16 16 12 4 314 510 61.6 3,921 32 15 67 53 13 22 151 7.7 245.1 6.3 2.9 94.1 38 56 1.5 1 14 5
2002 GB 16 16 12 4 341 551 61.9 3,658 27 16 85 39 7 26 188 6.6 228.6 4.9 2.9 85.6 25 73 2.9 0 17 6
2003 GB 16 16 10 6 308 471 65.4 3,361 32 21 66 42 7 19 137 7.1 210.1 6.8 4.5 90.4 18 15 0.8 0 7 3
2004 GB 16 16 10 6 346 540 64.1 4,088 30 17 79 50 12 12 93 7.6 255.5 5.6 3.1 92.4 16 36 2.3 0 17 2
2005 GB 16 16 4 12 372 607 61.3 3,881 20 29 59 40 7 24 170 6.4 242.6 3.3 4.8 70.9 18 62 3.4 0 20 4
2006 GB 16 16 8 8 343 613 56.0 3,885 18 18 82 49 8 21 134 6.3 242.8 2.9 2.9 72.7 23 29 1.3 1 14 4
2007 GB 16 16 13 3 356 535 66.5 4,155 28 15 82 49 16 15 93 7.8 259.7 5.2 2.8 95.7 29 12 0.4 0 21 3
2008 NYJ 16 16 9 7 343 522 65.7 3,472 22 22 56 40 7 30 213 6.7 217.0 4.2 4.2 81.0 21 43 2.0 1 27 4
2009 MIN 16 16 12 4 363 531 68.4 4,202 33 7 63 48 11 34 247 7.9 259.1 5.8 1.4 107.2 9 7 0.8 0 4 1
2010 MIN 13 13 5 8 217 358 60.6 2,509 11 19 53 38 1 22 139 7.0 193.0 3.1 5.3 69.9 17 8 0.5 0 10 1
Career G S W The cmp Att Pct yds td Int Lng 20+ 40+ Sck SckY YPA YPG td% Int% Missed Ratt RYDS RAVG RTD RLng R1st
20 Years [12] 302 298 186 112 6,300 10.169 62.0 71.838 508 336 99 872 161 525 3,487 7.1 237.9 5.0 3.3 86.0 602 1,844 3.1 14 40 153

Post season

year Team G S W The Comp Att Pct yds YPA Long td Int Missed Ratt RYDS RAVG RTD Fum Lost
1993 GB 2 2 1 1 43 71 60.6 535 7.5 48 5 3 89.8 4 18 4.5 0 2 1
1994 GB 2 2 1 1 41 73 56.2 473 6.5 59 0 1 70.2 4 7 1.8 0 0 0
1995 GB 3 3 2 1 66 102 64.7 805 7.9 73 8 2 106.9 7 7 1.0 0 0 0
1996 GB 3 3 3 0 44 71 62.0 617 8.7 81 5 1 107.5 14 35 2.5 1 3 1
1997 GB 3 3 2 1 56 97 57.7 668 6.9 40 5 3 83.2 7 -8 -1.1 0 3 1
1998 GB 1 1 0 1 20 35 57.1 292 8.3 47 2 2 79.7 0 0 0.0 0 0 0
2001 GB 2 2 1 1 48 73 65.8 550 7.5 51 4 7 67.0 7 6 0.9 0 0 0
2002 GB 1 1 0 1 20 42 47.6 247 5.9 37 1 2 54.4 2 -1 -0.5 0 1 1
2003 GB 2 2 1 1 41 66 62.1 499 7.6 44 3 1 94.2 2 2 1.0 0 0 0
2004 GB 1 1 0 1 22 33 66.7 216 6.5 28 1 4 55.4 3 7 2.3 0 1 0
2007 GB 2 2 1 1 37 58 63.8 409 7.1 90 5 2 99.0 1 -1 -1.0 0 0 1
2009 MIN 2 2 1 1 43 70 62.5 544 7.8 47 5 2 97.6 1 0 0.0 0 1 1
Career G S W The Comp Att Pct yds YPA Long TD Int Missed Ratt RYDS RAVG RTDS Fum Lost
12 Years [13] 24 24 13 11 481 791 60.8 5,855 7.4 90 44 30 87.7 52 72 1.4 1 11 6

Won-lost record

By team
Home Away Reg. Totals Playoffs Overall
opponent W The Pct. W The Pct. W The Pct. W The Pct. W The Pct.
Arizona Cardinals 4 0 1,000 1 2 0333 5 2 0714 0 0 0.000 5 2 0714
Atlanta Falcons 2 1 0667 1 1 0500 3 2 0.600 1 1 0500 4 3 0571
Baltimore Ravens 3 0 1,000 0 1 0.000 3 1 0750 0 0 0.000 3 1 0750
Buffalo Bills 4 0 1,000 1 3 0250 5 3 0625 0 0 0.000 5 3 0625
Carolina Panthers 2 1 0667 4 3 0571 6 4 0.600 1 0 0.000 7 4 0636
Chicago Bears 10 8 0556 13 5 0722 23 13 0639 0 0 0.000 23 13 0639
Cincinnati Bengals 3 0 1,000 1 1 0500 4 1 0.800 0 0 0.000 4 1 0.800
Cleveland Browns 1 1 0500 2 1 0667 3 2 0.600 0 0 0.000 3 2 0.600
Dallas Cowboys 3 0 1,000 0 6 0.000 3 6 0333 1 3 0250 4 9 0308
Denver Broncos 3 1 0750 1 1 0500 4 2 0667 0 1 0.000 4 3 0571
Detroit Lions 18 [14] 0 1,000 8 9 0471 26 9 0743 2 0 1,000 28 9 0757
Green Bay Packers 1 1 0500 1 1 0500 2 2 0500 0 0 0.000 2 2 0500
Houston Texans 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Indianapolis Colts 1 0 1,000 0 2 0.000 1 2 0333 0 0 0.000 1 2 0333
Jacksonville Jaguars 0 1 0.000 2 0 1,000 2 1 0667 0 0 0.000 2 1 0667
Kansas City Chiefs 1 1 0500 1 2 0333 2 3 0400 0 0 0.000 2 3 0400
Miami Dolphins 2 3 0400 2 1 0667 4 4 0500 0 0 0.000 4 4 0500
Minnesota Vikings 11 4 0733 6 10 0375 17 14 0548 0 1 0.000 17 15 0531
New England Patriots 0 2 0.000 3 2 0.600 3 4 0429 1 0 1,000 4 4 0500
New Orleans Saints 1 1 0500 2 2 0500 3 3 0500 0 1 0.000 3 4 0429
New York Giants 2 1 0667 3 1 0750 5 2 0571 0 1 0.000 5 3 0625
New York Jets 1 2 0333 0 2 0.000 1 4 0200 0 0 0.000 1 4 0200
Oakland / LA Raiders 3 0 1,000 1 1 0500 4 1 0.800 0 0 0.000 4 1 0.800
Philadelphia Eagles 5 2 0714 0 5 0.000 5 7 0417 0 1 0.000 5 8 0385
Pittsburgh Steelers 2 1 0667 0 2 0.000 2 3 0400 0 0 0.000 2 3 0400
St. Louis / LA Rams 6 2 0750 3 1 0750 9 3 0750 0 1 0.000 9 4 0692
San Diego Chargers 2 0 1,000 3 1 0750 5 1 0833 0 0 0.000 5 1 0833
San Francisco 49ers 5 0 1,000 3 1 0750 8 1 0889 4 1 0.800 12 [15] 2 0.857
Seattle Seahawks 3 1 0750 1 2 0333 4 3 0571 2 0 1,000 6 3 0667
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10 1 0909 5 6 0455 15 7 0682 1 0 1,000 16 7 0.696
Tennessee Titans-Oilers / Houston Oilers 1 1 0500 2 1 0667 3 2 0.600 0 0 0.000 3 2 0.600
Washington Redskins 3 0 1,000 2 0 1,000 5 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 5 0 1,000
Summary
Green Bay Packers (17 yrs) 96 30 0762 64 63 0504 160 93 0.632 [12] 12 10 0545 172 103 0625
New York Jets (1 yr) 5 3 0625 4 4 0500 9 7 0.563 [12] 0 0 0.000 9 7 0563
Minnesota Vikings (2 yrs) 12 3 0.800 5 9 0357 17 12 0.586 [12] 1 1 0500 18 13 0581
total 113 36 0758 73 76 0490 186 112 0.624 [12] 13 11 0.542 [16] 199 123 0618

Note: Favre played in four other games in which he did not start. Although not credited with a win or lose in a few games, With Atlanta his team was 1-1 (W-LA Rams, L-Washington). Wolfsburg, W. Cincinnati, W. Cincinnati, W. Cincinnati, L-Tampa Bay. [16]

By stadium
Non-starts starts Playoffs Overall
opponent W The Pct. W The Pct. W The Pct. W The Pct.
3Com Park 0 0 0.000 3 1 0750 2 1 0667 5 2 0714
Alltel Stadium 0 0 0.000 2 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 2 0 1,000
Arrowhead Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 2 0333 0 0 0.000 1 2 0333
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Cinergy Field 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Cleveland Browns Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Cleveland Municipal Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500
Dolphin Stadium 0 0 0.000 2 1 0667 0 0 0.000 2 1 0667
Edward Jones Dome 0 0 0.000 3 1 0750 0 1 0.000 3 2 0.600
Ericsson Stadium 0 0 0.000 4 3 0571 0 0 0.000 4 3 0571
FedExField 0 0 0.000 2 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 2 0 1,000
Ford Field 0 0 0.000 5 2 0714 0 0 0.000 5 2 0714
Foxboro Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500 0 0 0500 1 1 0500
Georgia Dome 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500
Giants Stadium 0 0 0.000 8 5 0615 0 0 0.000 8 5 0615
Gillette Stadium 0 0 0.000 2 1 0667 0 0 0.000 2 1 0667
Heinz Field 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Houston Astrodome 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome 0 0 0.000 18 12 0.600 1 0 1,000 19 12 0613
Invesco Field at Mile High 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Lambeau Field 1 0 1,000 90 29 0756 8 3 0727 99 32 0756
Lincoln Financial Field 0 0 0.000 0 3 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 4 0.000
Mercedes-Benz Superdome 0 0 0.000 2 2 0500 1 1 0500 3 3 0500
LP Field 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500
M & T Bank Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Memorial Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Mile High Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Milwaukee County Stadium 0 0 0.000 7 2 0778 0 0 0.000 7 2 0778
New Meadowlands Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500
Paul Brown Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Pontiac Silverdome 0 0 0.000 3 7 0300 1 0 1,000 4 7 0364
Qualcomm Stadium 0 0 0.000 3 1 0750 0 1 0.000 3 2 0.600
Qwest Field 0 0 0.000 0 2 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 2 0.000
Ralph Wilson Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 3 0250 0 0 0.000 1 3 0250
Raymond James Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 5 0167 0 0 0.000 1 5 0167
RCA Dome 0 0 0.000 0 2 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 2 0.000
Reliant Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Robert F. Kennedy Stadium 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Seattle Kingdome 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000 0 0 0.000 1 0 1,000
Soldier Field 0 0 0.000 12 5 0.706 0 0 0.000 12 5 0.706
Sun Devil Stadium 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500
Tampa Stadium 0 1 0.000 4 1 0.800 0 0 0.000 4 2 0667
TCF Bank Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Texas Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 6 0.000 0 3 0.000 0 9 0.000
Three Rivers Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
University of Phoenix Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 1 0.000
Veterans Stadium 0 0 0.000 0 2 0.000 0 0 0.000 0 2 0.000
Summary
Outdoors stadiums 2 2 0.500 [16] 151 84 0.643 [16] 10 9 0.526 [17] 163 95 0632
Domed stadiums 0 0 0.000 34 27 0.557 [16] 3 2 0.600 [17] 37 29 0561
Retractable roof stadiums 0 0 0.000 1 1 0.500 [16] 0 0 0.000 1 1 0500
Total 2 2 0500 186 112 0624 13 11 0.542 [16] 201 125 0617

Career accomplishments

Honors and awards

  • Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee (2016) [18] [19]
  • Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame inductee (2015) [20]
  • First-Team All-Pro selection three times ( 1995 , 1996 , 1997 ) [21] [22] [23] [19]
  • Second-Team All-Pro selection three times ( 2001 , 2002 , 2007 ) [24] [25] [26] [19]
  • All-NFC Team (1995, 1996, 1997, 2002, 2003, 2007) [19]
  • Pro Bowl selection eleven times ( 1993 , 1994 , 1995 , 1996 , 1997 , 2001 , 2002 , 2003 , 2007 , 2008 , 2009 ) [17] [19]
  • Associated Press Most Valuable Player Award three consecutive years ( 1995 , 1996 , 1997 ) [27] [19]
  • Pro Football Writers Association NFL MVP Award (1995-1996) [28] [19]
  • Newspaper Enterprise Association NFL MVP Award (1995-1996) [29]
  • The Sporting News NFL MVP Award (1995-1996) [30] [19]
  • Bert Bell Award (1995-1996) [31]
  • Miller Lite NFL Player of the Year (1995-1996) [32] [19]
  • Associated Press Offensive Player of the Year Award (1995) [33]
  • Washington DC Touchdown Club NFC Player of the Year (1995, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2009) [34]
  • Kansas City Committee of 101 NFC Player Awards of the Year (1995-1996, 2002, 2007) [35] [19]
  • United Press International NFC Offensive Player of the Year (1995-1996) [36] [19]
  • Pro Football Performer of the Year ( ESPY Award ) (1995-1996) [19]
  • NFL Quarterback of the Year ( National Quarterback Club ) (1995) [19]
  • Ranked number 82 on The Sporting News List of the 100 Greatest Football Players (1999) [37]
  • NFL 1990s All-Decade Team [38] [19]
  • Men’s Health Magazine “Toughest Person in America” ​​(2003) [39]
  • Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle declared November 29, 2004 as Brett Favre Day to honor Favre’s 200th consecutive NFL regular season start. [40]
  • Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year (2007) [41] [19]
  • Chris Greicius Celebrity Award from the Make a Wish Foundation for “being a true standout, even among the many generous celebrities who help create magical experiences for the kids who wish to meet them.” (2007) [42] [43]
  • United States Sports Academy Male Athlete of the Year Award (2007) [44]
  • NFC Offensive Player of the Week honor twelve times [45]
  • AFC Offensive Player of the Week honor two times [45]
  • NFC Offensive Player of the Month honor six times [46]
  • Turkey Leg Award winner two times (1994, 2001) [47]
  • Galloping Gobbler Award winner one time (2007) [48]
  • Appeared on the cover of the Madden NFL 09 video game, released on August 13, 2008 [49]
  • FedEx Air Player of the Year (2007)
  • 6x ESPY award winner: Best NFL player (1997), best record breaking performance (2008), Best Play (2010), best moment

NFL milestones

NFL records (175 records)

Passing touchdowns (74 records)
  • Most seasons leading the league in touchdown passes: 4 (tied with Johnny Unitas, Steve Young, Drew Brees, Peyton Manning, Tom Brady) [50] [51] [19]
Other Favre passing touchdowns records [show]
Passing yards (13 records)
Regular season
  • Most passing yards, one team, career: 61,655 [12]
  • Most regular season games, 100+ passing yards, career: 290 [133]
  • Most regular season games, 100+ passing yards, home, career: 145 [134]
  • Most regular season games, 100+ passing yards, road, career: 145 [135]
  • Most seasons, 3,000+ passing yards: 18 [136] [19]
  • Most consecutive seasons, 3,000+ passing yards: 18 [137]
  • Most seasons, 2,500+ passing yards: 19 [138]
  • Most consecutive seasons, 2,500+ passing yards: 19 [139]
  • Most passing yards at one stadium, career: 28,240 (Lambeau Field) [108]
  • Oldest player to pass for 400 yards in a game: 41 years, 28 days [17] [140]
  • Most passing yards, 40+ years old, game: 446 [17] [140] [141]
  • Most passing yards, regular season, against a single opponent, career: 8,954 vs. Detroit Lions [16]
Regular season / post season combined
  • Most passing yards, regular season plus post season, against a single opponent, career: 9,420 vs. Detroit Lions [16] [131] [132]
Pass completions (22 records)
Regular season
  • Most pass completions, career : 6,300 [142] [19]
Other Favre pass completions records [show]
Pass attempts (22 records)
Regular season
  • Most pass attempts, career: 10,169 [162] [163] [19]
Other Favre pass attempts records [show]
Passing interceptions (4 records)
Regular season
  • Most pass interceptions, career: 336 [183] [184] [19]
Other Favre passing interceptions records [show]
Passer rating (2 records)
Regular season
  • Highest rating spend with 4+ touchdown passes and 250+ passing yards by half-time of an NFL game (vs. Oakland; December 22, 2003): [187] 158.3 (tied with Donovan McNabb, Tom Brady Nick Foles) [188 ] [189]
Post season
  • (1903), Jays Montana, Peyton Manning, Kurt Warner and Tom Brady .
Starts / games played (14 records)
Regular season
  • Most returns by a player, career: 298 (322 including post season) [191]
  • Most consecutive starts by a player, career : 297 (321 including post season) [192]
Other Favre starts / games played records [show]
Wins (17 records)
Regular season
  • Most regular-season wins by a starting quarterback, career : 186 (Regular-season record: 186-112 0624) (tied with Peyton Manning) [206]
Other Favre wins records [show]
Losses (1 record)
Post season
  • Most post-season road Losses as starting quarterback, career: 7 (tied with Dave Krieg) [229]
Other (6 records)
Regular season
  • Most consecutive AP NFL MVP awards : 3 (1995-1997) [230]
Other Favre records [show]

Former NFL records (187 records)

Over the years, a number of Favre’s records have been broken. These recordings have NFL record-holders including Peyton Manning (114 records), Tom Brady (50 records), Drew Brees (27 records), Aaron Rodgers (3 records), Ben Roethlisberger & Tony Romo Delhomme & Joe Flacco (1 record each).

Former Favre records [show]

Personal bests (Non-NFL records)

2nd in NFL history
Favre 2nd in NFL history [show]
3rd in NFL history
Favre 3rd in NFL history [show]
4th in NFL history
Favre 4th in NFL history [show]
5th in NFL history
Favre 5th in NFL history [show]
Other notable accomplishments
Favre other notable accomplishments [show]

NFL firsts

  • First player with 500 career touchdown passes [607] [608]
  • First player with 70,000 career passing yards [607] [608]
  • First career with 5,000 career pass completions [609]
  • First career with 6,000 career pass completions [610]
  • First player with 9,000 career pass attempts [611]
  • First player with 10,000 career pass attempts [608]
  • First player with 300 career interceptions [612]
  • First quarterback with 200 consecutive starts [613]
  • First quarterback with a win over all 32 teams in the league since expanding to 32 in 2002 [209] [614]
  • First quarterback to win a playoff game at 40+ years of age [614]
  • First player with three consecutive most valuable player awards [27]
  • First known player to be a grandfather while active in the NFL [615]

Consecutive starts streak

For a more detailed explanation of the streak, see Brett Favre § Consecutive starts streak .
  • NFL record 297 consecutive starts (2nd Place Among all players is Jim Marshall with 270; 2nd Place Among quarterbacks is Peyton Manning with 208)
  • Failed to finish a game due to injury on only eight occasions since taking control of the Packers as quarterback. [616] [617] [618]
  • 238 other quarterbacks have started in the NFL during the streak. [619]
Detailed list of the 238 QB’s who started during Favre’s streak [show]
  • 12 quarterbacks for other teams during the streak, but were back-ups to Favre at one point
    • Don Majkowski (1992)
    • Ty Detmer (1992-1995)
    • Mark Brunell (1993-1994)
    • Doug Pederson (1996-1998, 2001-2004)
    • Steve Bono (1997)
    • Rick Mirer (1998)
    • Matt Hasselbeck (1999-2000)
    • Aaron Brooks (1999)
    • Danny Wuerffel (2000)
    • Henry Burris (2001)
    • JT O’Sullivan (2004)
    • Kellen Clemens (2008)
    • Tarvaris Jackson (2009-2010)
  • 3 quarterbacks (former starters) did not start another game after being back to Favre during the streak
    • Jim McMahon (1995-1996)
    • TJ Rubley (1995)
    • Sage Rosenfels (2009)
  • 3 quarterbacks were back-ups to Favre, did not have a start in the streak
    • Todd Bouman (2006)
    • Joe Webb (2010)
    • Aaron Rodgers (2005-2007)
  • 7 quarterbacks were back-ups to Favre, never had a start in their NFL career
    • Craig Nall (2002-2005, 2007)
    • Ingle Martin (2006)
    • Brett Ratliff (2008)
    • Erik Ainge (2008)
    • Brad Smith (2008)
    • Rhett Bomar (2010)
    • RJ Archer (2010)
  • 8 quarterbacks were practice squad members during the streak and were not on the team roster
    • Mike McCoy (1995) [623]
    • Kyle Wachholtz (1996-1997) [623]
    • Greg Zolman (2002) [623]
    • Eric Crouch (2003-2004) [624]
    • Scott McBrien (2004) [623]
    • Dalton Bell (2007) [623]
    • Paul Thompson (2007) [623]
    • John David Booty (2009) [625]
  • 3 quarterbacks were training camp-only participants with Favre during the streak
    • Kurt Warner (1994)
    • Jay Barker (1995)
    • Ronnie McAda (1997)

Note: Active NFL players noted in bold

Franchise records

Green Bay Packers records

Records as of the date of Favre’s retirement

Touchdown passes
Most seasons leading league, touchdown passes: 4 , 1995-1997, 2003 [626]
Most consecutive seasons leading league, touchdown passes: 3 , 1995-1997 [626]
Most touchdown passes, career: 442 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most touchdown passes, season: 39 , * 1996 [626]
Most touchdown passes, game: 5 , * 1995, 1997, 1998 (tied with others) [626]
Most games, 4+ touchdown passes, career: 19 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most games, 4+ touchdown passes, season: 5 , ~ 1996 [626]
Most games, 3+ touchdown passes, career: 64 , 1992-2007 [17]
Most games, 3+ touchdown passes, 0 interceptions, career: 30 , 1992-2007 [17] [627]
Most games, 3+ touchdown passes, season: 8 , * 1996 [628]
Most consecutive games, 4+ touchdown passes, career: 2 , ~ 1996, 2003 [626]
Most consecutive games, 4+ touchdown passes, season: 2 , ~ 1996, 2003 [626]
Most consecutive games, 2+ touchdown passes, career : 12 , * 1994-1995 [629]
Most consecutive games, 1+ touchdown passes, career : 36 , 2002-2004 [626] [630]
Yards passing
Most seasons leading team, yards passing: 16 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most consecutive seasons leading team, yards passing: 16 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most yards passing, career: 61,655 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most seasons, 3,000 or more yards passing: 16 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most consecutive seasons, 3,000 or more yards passing: 16 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most 300 or more passing yard games, career: 55 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most 300 or more passing yard games, season: 7 , * 1995, 2007 [626]
Longest completed pass: 99 yards to Brooks , Green Bay vs. Chicago , 1995-09-11 [626]
Pass attempts
Most seasons leading league, passes attempted: 3 , 1999, 2005-2006 ( Herber , 3, 1932, 1934, 1936) [626]
Most seasons leading team, passes attempted: 16 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most consecutive seasons leading team, passes attempted: 16 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most passes attempted, season: 613 , 2006 [626]
Most passes attempted, career: 8,754 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most passes attempted, game: 61 , 2006, San Francisco vs. Green Bay, 1996-10-14 (28 completed) [626]
Pass completions
Most passes completed, career: 5,377 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most passes completed, season: 372 , 2005 (607 attempts) [626]
Most passes completed, game: 36 , Green Bay vs. Chicago, 1993-12-05 (54 attempts) [626]
Most consecutive passes completed, game: 20 , Green Bay vs. Detroit , 2007-11-22 [626]
Completion percentage
Highest completion percentage, (140 attempts): 66.54% , * 2007 (356 completions, 535 attempts) [626]
Had intercepted
Most passes had intercepted, career: 286 , 1992-2007 [626]
Most passes had intercepted, season: 29 , 2005 (Dickey, 29, 1983) [626]
Most attempts, no interceptions, game: 46 , * Minnesota vs. Green Bay, 2007-11-11 ( Majkowski , 46, 1990) [626]
Times sacked
Most times sacked, career: 438 , 1992-2007 [626]
Service
Most seasons, active player: 16 , 1992-2007 ( Starr , 16, 1956-1971) [631]
Most games played, career: 255 , 1992-2007 [631]
Most consecutive games played, career: 255 , 1992-2007 [631]
Most games started, career: 253 , 1992-2007 [17]
Most consecutive starts, career: 253 , 1992-2007 [17]
wins
Most quarterback regular season wins, career: 160 , 1992-2007 [12]
Most quarterback regular season home wins, career: 96 , 1992-2007 [12]
Most quarterback regular season away wins, career: 64 , 1992-2007 [12]
Most quarterback playoff wins, career: 12 , 1992-2007 [12]
Most quarterback regular season & playoff wins, career: 172 , 1992-2007 [12]

New York Jets records

Records as of the date of Favre’s retirement

Touchdown passes
Most touchdown passes, game: 6 , 2008 ( Namath , 1972) [632]
Pass completions
Most pass completions, season: 343 , 2008 [633]

Minnesota Vikings records

Records as of the date of Favre’s retirement

Touchdown ratios
Highest touchdown to interception ratio (min. 20 touchdowns): 4.71 , 2009 [141]

Stadium records

Lambeau Field records

Records as of the date of Favre’s retirement

Most games played, career: 120 , 1992-2007, 2009-2010 [108]
Most passing yards, career: 28,240 , 1992-2007, 2009-2010 [108]
Most touchdown passes, career: 214 , 1992-2007, 2009-2010 [108]
Most touchdown passes, game: 5 , * 1995, 1997 ( Horn , 5, 1969, Marino , 5, 1985) [634]
Most consecutive games, 1+ touchdown passes, career: 25 , * 1992-1996 [635] [636]
Most consecutive games, 2+ touchdown passes, career : 12 , * 1994-1996 [111]
Most consecutive touchdown passes, no interceptions, career: 20 , * 1995 [383]
Most games won, career: 90 , 1992-2007, 2009 [197]
Most consecutive wins, regular season, career: 25 , 1995-1998 [216]
Most consecutive wins, regular season & playoffs, career: 29 , 1995-1998 [216] [217] [218] [219] [220]

Soldier Field records

Records as of the date of Favre’s retirement

Longest completion, game: 99 yards to Brooks , September 11, 1995 [637] [638]
Most consecutive wins, opposing quarterback, career: 10 , 1994-2003 [638]

Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome records

Records as of the date of Favre’s retirement

Most consecutive games, 2+ touchdown passes, career : 11 , 2000-2009 [111]

^ * = Record has since been surpassed. [383] [384] [628] [635] [636] [639] [640] [641] [642] [643]

^ ~ = Record has since been tied. [639] [642]

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