Brett Favre’s Ankle Surgery: Likely Didn’t Do It To For Deer Hunting Come Fall

May 22, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

ESPN is reporting that Brett Favre underwent arhtroscopic surgery on his left ankle Friday in Florida. The surgery's intent was to clean up scar tissue to allow for a better range of motion.
On his website Favre wrote, "This is to confirm that I did have a procedure to remove some scar tissue and bone spurs from my ankle which had been bothering me for a period of time. I appreciate your concerns."
ESPN reported that James Andrew performed the surgery.
It is thought Favre injured the ankle in the NFC Championship against the Saints, although Favre has claimed he injured the ankle earlier in the season as well.
On his web-site Favre has said, "I've put up with pain worse that this in my career and I didn't want anyone to assume that the possibility of surgery was the sole factor that would determine whether I return or not."
The Vikings continue to give Favre all the time he needs to make his decision, and now apparently that time will include rehabilitatio...

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