+1 on this, schwak him. Put him down, out of his misery. I’d eat zero from that potentially disease-riddled thing, but if he isn’t suffering now he soon will be. One wasted antler-less tag is not a costly expenditure, assuming you’re not in Region A.He probably won't survive the winter and starvation/infection is a hard way to go. I'd put him out of his misery and put him someplace the buzzards can eat him.