Reports today say within the next 48 hours, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will announce what discipline he’s going to hand out to Vikings (former) quarterback Brett Favre for allegedly sending graphic images to a New York Jets sideline host.
There’s not much Goodell can do other than take some petty cash out of the Favre Foundation because there’s only one game left in the season, Favre isn’t likely to play in it, he’s going to retire, and nobody’s really interested in watching Brett Favre next week against the Lions anyway after Joe Webb’s performance last night.
So what might be appropriate discipline? This is where Twitter is in its element:
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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