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Sports MN Quiz: Who replaced Brett Favre in the Vikes' Oct. 1998 win at Lambeau?

It was a Monday night game at Lambeau Field during the Vikings' 15-1 year and Randy Moss was showing off, catching two TDs for 190 yards. The final score was Vikings 37, Packers 24, with Brett Favre getting benched. Who took over for him? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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Brett Favre threw three interceptions that night, and was benched for Doug Pederson, who threw fourth-quarter scores to Tyrone Davis and Bill Schroeder.

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