Manziel threw for 346 yards, ran 124 yards and two touchdowns in the come-from-behind victory.
Favre improvised some unbelievable plays during his 20-year NFL career, but he couldn’t scramble the way Johnny Football does.
That’s not where Favre sees the similarities.
"I liked the attitude of ‘whatever it takes’ – from that standpoint, I liked him," he said. "I didn’t throw near as well as him. He may have that capability — unbelievable throws and can makes plays with his feet."