Brett Favre Reportedly Has Ankle Surgery, Expected To Return In 2010

May 22, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The news broke roughly an hour ago that Minnesota quarterback Brett Favre has undergone ankle surgery, and is now expected back for the 2010 NFL season.
Due to earlier reports that Favre may need ankle surgery to play again (despite Favre himself denying the surgery as "mandatory"), this news suggests that Favre will indeed return for yet another season with the Vikings.
Of course, we have yet to hear it out of the NFL legend's mouth, his agent, or the Minnesota Vikings.
But do we really have to?
Let's face it, Brett Favre doesn't hold the media's strings, folks. He's not the puppet-master. The media is.
Favre's comments (or lack-thereof) are often taken out of context, distorted, or in some cases, very likely even made up.
Writers make a living off of Favre. This is the dead portion of the NFL offseason. Favre is all they have.
If it weren't for Favre, the Donovan McNabb and Brandon Marshall trades would have been the only major news in the NFL wort...

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