Brett Favre Says Jets Hid Injury; NFL Should Investigate His Hypocrisy

Posted: 10th September 2009 by Angel Navedo in NFL
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The gunslinger cannot be silenced, no matter how hard you try to ignore him. In Brett Favre's latest discussion with the media, the Minnesota Vikings quarterback said the New York Jets declined to disclose his torn right biceps tendon on weekly injury reports last season. While Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum did not refute Favre's claim, the situation does straddle a fine line between the unspoken rules of confidentiality between a player and his team. "It was a decision that we made collectively and Brett was part of it," said Tannenbaum. "As general manager of this team I should've handled that differently and listed him on the report. We didn't because he wasn't getting treatment every day and we knew he was going to play."' While Tannenbaum appears willing to ...

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