Brett Favre Opens Up About His Addiction To Painkillers: ‘I Almost Wanted To Kill Myself’


By Liz Roscher

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On the latest episode of his podcast, former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre shared a personal story about opioid addiction: his own.

On the March 23 episode of “Bolling with Favre,” the retired QB and his podcast partner, Eric Bolling, spoke with Dr. Phil about how opioid and other addictions have been on the rise during the COVID-19 pandemic. Favre then opened up about his addiction to painkillers, which spanned from 1994-97 and included the Packers’ 1996 Super Bowl season…click here to continue reading