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Could Michael Phelps become the next Brett Favre?
Could Michael Phelps become the next Brett Favre?

In discussing his potential return to competitive swimming, Michael Phelps told The Associated Press that he doesn't want to be likened to another athlete famous for his unretirements. "Just don't compare me to Brett Favre," he said. Chris Chase, who blogs for USA Today's "For The Win," has done just that. In a piece titled "Dear Michael Phelps, please don’t turn into Brett Favre," Chase writes that the most decorated Olympian "would be wise to declare his intent the instant he knows it. No one likes a Brett Favre." Simply entering his name into the drug testing pool, as Phelps has done, doesn't guarantee he'll...

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