Brett Favre feels pretty good about another move from Green Bay to Gang Green.

The Hall of Fame quarterback, who followed his legendary run with the Packers by spending one season with the Jets, believes his former head coach, Mike McCarthy, would be an ideal match to replace Todd Bowles in New York. Favre spent a total of three seasons in Green Bay with the Super Bowl-winning McCarthy, who was fired in the midst of a career-worst (4-7-1) 13th year as Packers head coach.

McCarthy, a former quarterbacks coach who helped develop Aaron Rodgers into a future Hall of Famer, is expected to interview for the open positions of the Jets and Browns, who both feature elite quarterback prospects, in New York’s Sam Darnold and Cleveland’s Baker Mayfield.

“I think what’s important with a coach and a quarterback is understanding their strengths and their weaknesses, and where they are in their developmental stage — and how you call plays and how much you place upon that [quarterback],” Favre said on SiriusXM NFL Radio. “Too many times, I think coaches place too much on a young quarterback.

“As you see them grow, you maybe [think], ‘OK, can you handle the protection [adjustment] part of it?’ You kind of do that slowly. I think Mike does a really good job of that. I think also Mike is a very good coach in regard to discipline and toughness. He’s going to ingrain toughness into his players.

“I think he’s a great choice for any of these teams [with a coaching opening], but those two in particular [the Jets and Browns], because of the quarterback situation.”

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