Gregg Williams Says Brett Favre Is So Good He Doesn’t Need Practice

August 1, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

 Tongue planted firmly in cheek, New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams told reporters that Brett Favre is the only NFL player that can afford not to practice.
In response to a reporter's question regarding All-Pro safety Darren Sharper, who is recovering from post-season knee surgery, Williams said, "In the next couple of weeks, I do need to see him [Sharper] do some things but it's also foolish to think that you can walk in and play full speed without practicing. The only guy who can do that is Brett Favre."
The remark comes just two weeks after Williams told a local radio show that Favre surely still remembers some of the brutal hits the Saints administered to him in the NFC Championship Game - a 31-28 win overtime win against the Minnesota Vikings.
On July 19th, Williams told WWL Radio's Bobby Hebert, "I've been a Brett Favre fan for a long time and I'm sure as he looks back on the game [NFC Championship] that we had a chance to play last ...

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