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Jackson sees a new dimension he can add

Tarvaris Jackson (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

Tarvaris Jackson isn't sure if he'll start Sunday or not, but he's confident in his abilities and the progress he's made, and he thinks he can offer something different to a 2-4 Vikings team.

Quarterback Tarvaris Jackson isn't counting on making his first start since 2008, but if he gets it he says he's as prepared as ever. With Brett Favre suffering two fractures in his left ankle Sunday night and in a walking boot Monday, Jackson could be the answer to the following trivia question: Who was the quarterback that started to end Favre's NFL record streak of 291 consecutive starts? "I... Recommended Stories

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