Source believes Favre may have had surgery

The Brett Favre speculation took an interesting turn Thursday, as Viking Update has been told that Favre may have already had the ankle surgery needed to return to the Vikings for the 2010 season.

As most fans know, getting confirmation on anything Favre-related is a difficult proposition at best. Favre isn’t talking. Agent Bus Cook refused to confirm anything surgery-related with Favre last year, and the Vikings don’t talk about offseason injury information.

But a fellow professional athlete was informed that Dr. Andrews was out of town this week and, as part of that conversation, was told that Dr. Andrews was “in Mississippi working with an old quarterback” this week to perform a procedure on a client.

Fantasy Impact: 

An interesting rumor. If we had to wager on it, our money would be on Favre suiting up again this season. But until an official announcement is made, anyone drafting Favre as their #1 QB is taking on some risk.

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