Vikings' Childress Wanted to Pull Favre Against Panthers Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress reportedly attempted to pull Brett Favre in the third quarter against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, and the star quarterback refused to exit the game. Reports suggest that Childress wanted to take Favre out due to the Vikings having the lead, while the quarterback was taking several hits. While this story is being blown up all over the place, it seems to be a case of the Vikings' coach being careful with his prized quarterback, and the future Hall of Famer simply being stubborn because he felt he could help the Vikings win the game. Neither the coach or the player got their wish on Sunday, and now Minnesota sits at 11-3, and is only one game ahead of the Philadelphia Eagles for a first r ...
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