MINNEAPOLIS (Sportsman’s Daily Wire Service) Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre parlayed controversy into opportunity yesterday when it was announced he signed a deal with Hallmark, the greeting card company. Terms were not disclosed.
Hallmark, founded in 1910, manufactures nearly half of the greeting cards sold and sent in the United States and has taken steps in recent years to provide more edgy products in a competitive industry.
Favre is currently under investigation for alleged misconduct. Accusations of sending photos of his penis to Jenn Sterger, an actress and model, who once hosted New York Jets Gameday, have swirled around the 41 year old pass thrower. But Favre refused to sit idly by and had his agent contact Hallmark with the idea. (more…)