Brett Favre, Jordy Nelson inducted into Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame


OCONOMOWOC, Wis. (WFRV) – Two of the best to ever wear the “G” will now be enshrined forever in Wisconsin sports history.

Former Packers Brett Favre and Jordy Nelson are the newest inductees to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame, earning the distinction during Friday’s banquet at Lac La Belle Golf Club in Oconomowoc.

Favre and Nelson are the 144th and 145th inductees into the Hall of Fame on the 70th anniversary of the event.

Tune in to Local 5 Saturday, September 12 for a special presentation on the 70th anniversary of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame, leading up to the Packers’ season opener in Minnesota September 13.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Coronavirus News

More Coronavirus

Trending Stories

Your Local Election HQ

More Election

Local Sports

Green Bay Nation 10/28: Breaking down the Texans

Green Bay Nation 10/28: Pick Em

Green Bay Nation 10/28: Challenge or No Challenge

Green Bay Nation 10/28: Top Five Tweets

Green Bay Nation 10/28: Looking at the Vikings

High School Sports Xtra: Local 5 Top 5 Plays, Xavier girls tennis Team of the Week