Brett Favre Injury: 3 Reasons Why the Ol' Gunslinger Won't Start Next Week

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Brett Favre Injury: 3 Reasons Why the Ol' Gunslinger Won't Start Next Week
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After his final heave to the end zone sailed out of bounds Brett Favre lost to the Green Bay Packers for the first time. And as he limped off the field heading into the locker room he was greeted by some cheers, but mostly a chorus boos of from betrayed Packer fans.

The NBC cameras followed a downtrodden Favre into the tunnel where he looked as if he had just undergone a 15-round fight with Apollo Creed. He also looked like a man that is beat up, broken, and emotionally exhausted.

A year ago Favre was rejuvenated when he became a Minnesota Viking. He played his best football of his career and it almost was enough to get the Vikings to the Super Bowl.

Now Favre's bum ankle is acting up again and very well could be enough of a problem to keep him out from under center next week ending his streak.

Favre's ankle is a big problem but it's not the only reason I don't believe he will be starting next week.

With that being said let's get rolling.

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