05/29/2014 01:32 pm ET Updated Jun 03, 2014

The Worst Way For A QB To Lose His Jersey Number? Arm Wrestling A Punter [UPDATE: Never Happened]

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This might not bode well for Tennessee Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst in the locker room. The back-up QB recently posted a photo on Instagram of his new jersey. Whitehurst, who has had the number six as his jersey number throughout his career, will now have the number 12. Why?

"Arm-wrestled the punter for #6 and lost," he wrote.

(H/T to For The Win)

UPDATE: So about that arm wrestling loss. It never happened.