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Brett Favre’s 297 Consecutive Starts Streak Ends

ESPN – No more, Brett.

After 297 consecutive starts over 19 seasons, one of the greatest individual streaks in all of sports, Brett Favre ran into an injury he couldn’t beat and sat down.

Will Brett Favre finally this year?

The 41-year-old Vikings quarterback who fought through broken bones, aches, pains and personal grief to play week after week, couldn’t make it for the Minnesota Vikings on Monday night. Favre was sidelined by a throwing shoulder too damaged for even him to overcome. Continue Reading…

Brett Favre did not start today for the Minnesota Vikings today, ending his streak of 297 consecutive games started.

The Hall of Fame quarterback couldn’t overcome his latest injury to the shoulder of his throwing arm.

Tavaris Jackson started in place of the legend and scored a measly 3 points in a loss to the New York Giants

This is the first time Brett Favre hasn’t started since September of 1992 in the fourth game of the season.

This is probably the last we have seen of Brett Favre and I’m happy about it.

I’m happy that I don’t have to see the old man limp on the field anymore and I’m happy that he wont have a chance to throw another devastating interception in the playoffs.

But I think this is best for his family who have been through enough for the past 3 years.

The Jenn Sterger sexting scandal appears to be too much for football’s hero to overcome.

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