Sports People: Brett Favre sets records as SI coverboy

Having already sold 3.2 million copies, Sports Illustrated is now releasing even more issues of its Sportsman of the Year mag, featuring Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre.


The magazine did a second printing of 50,000 copies, something not done since NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt died in 2001.


TMZ.com reports that Favre is no stranger to being mega-popular.


His jersey is the best-selling jersey in the history of the NFL, and a knit cap Favre and the Packers started wearing on the sidelines this season sells for as much as $150 on eBay.

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