A young Brett Favre poses for this 1986 Hancock North Central photo. Of special note in the photo is young Favre's headband and LSU football T-shirt.
A young Brett Favre poses for this 1986 Hancock North Central photo. Of special note in the photo is young Favre's headband and LSU football T-shirt. TIM ISBELL ttisbell@sunherald.com
A young Brett Favre poses for this 1986 Hancock North Central photo. Of special note in the photo is young Favre's headband and LSU football T-shirt. TIM ISBELL ttisbell@sunherald.com

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July 29, 2016 10:58 AM

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