Brett Favre's return saves a season
Even on a bum ankle, the 40-year-old QB is needed to rectify the Vikings' offense
Originally Published: August 18, 2010By John Clayton | ESPN.com
The Minnesota Vikings needed to try a Hail Mary pass, a recruiting trip by three senior members of their team, to get Brett Favre on a plane to Minneapolis to end retirement speculation Tuesday.Even though it's only the preseason, the clock was ticking on the Vikings' season. With Favre, the Vikings can stay ahead of the rapidly improving Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears offenses. Without him, their best hope was to be a possible third-place team in the division and maybe make the ...
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