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Can you imagine Joe Mauer in a White Sox uniform?

Posted at 5:00 PM on August 14, 2008 by Steve Rudolph (5 Comments)

Traded or a traitor? Many Packers fans find themselves struggling with that question when they see footage of Green Bay's future Hall of Famer practicing in a Jets jersey.

Favre is the latest in a long list of athletes who after achieving iconic status in one city, finished their career in another. Also on that list: Broadway Joe Namath, Johnny Unitas, and Bobby Orr, just to name a few.

Minnesota fans know what it feels like to see a city's superstar don another jersey having watched Kevin Garnett hoist a championship trophy with the Celtics earlier this summer.

But who are some other Minnesota legends that finished their careers elsewhere? I'd love to compile a top ten list.


Comments (5)

Harmon Killebrew finished his career as a Royal

Posted by Adam | August 14, 2008 6:55 PM


cris carter as a dolphin....

Posted by daveZ | August 14, 2008 8:21 PM


alan page as a bear.....carl eller as a seahawk....it seldom ends well in the nfl....

Posted by daveZ | August 14, 2008 8:22 PM


Randy Moss?

Posted by T. | August 15, 2008 9:22 AM


The NFL does seem to encourage this sort of thing. I just thought of another: Randall McDaniel playing his last two years as a Buccaneer.

Posted by Steve Rudolph | August 15, 2008 1:31 PM


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