Green Bay Packers legend Brett Favre gave an emotional tribute to his father Irvin during his Saturday Hall of Fame speech.
The famous NFL gunslinger’s father died in 2003, and his next game against the Raiders was legendary thanks to Favre putting on a show in honor of his father. (SLIDESHOW: 12 Times Russell Wilson’s Wife Ciara Was Absolutely Stunning)
Favre made it clear that his entire career was dedicated to his father long before he passed away. (SLIDESHOW: Derek Jete
“I spent the rest of my career trying to…make him proud.”
— NFL (@NFL) August 7, 2016
Favre, who also played for the New York Jets and the Minnesota Vikings, finished his career with over 70,000 passing yards and more than 500 passing touchdowns.