Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre makes his retirement official today, capping one of the most spectacular and long careers in NFL history.

Born on Octorer 10, 1969 in Gulfport, Mississippi, he was picked up by Atlanta Falcons in the second-round draft.

 

He has won 3 consecutive MVPs starting from 1995 to 1997 as a Green Bay Packers player.

 

One of the best achievements in his career was starting 297 regular season games in a row, which is an incredible streak for such a rough and injury-prone sport.  His toughness earned him the nickname Iron Man.

 

We won't see mind-blowing plays from Favre anymore,  but we can always go back and relive the best plays of his career.

 

Brett Favre - Top Ten Plays Of All Time: