Regardless of whether the “sexting” allegations against him are true, Brett Favre’s reputation is never going to be what it once was.
But a visit to a boy with cancer provides a side of the soon-to-be-ex-Vikings quarterback that we haven’t heard about for awhile.
Favre and his wife flew to Milwaukee to visit the boy, then wore a towel with a backwards “4” during the game on Monday. The boy writes his 4’s backwards because of a tumor, the Associated Press reports.
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 several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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