Chris Kluwe is the Vikings' emergency place kicker if Ryan Longwell is ever unavailable. The same situation occurred last weekend when Chargers kicker, Nate Kaeding, was injured on the opening kickoff. Kluwe says he has the leg, but maybe not the accuracy.
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Kluwe: 'Amputation ... off the table'
Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is still nursing a sore hamstring, but he tells the Star Tribune that "amputation" is off the table for now. He says he should be ready to go Sunday against Arizona, but if he regresses the Vikings will likely have to sign a punter Friday.
A look at the life of Chris Kluwe
Chris Kluwe's mother said he could have cured cancer. Instead, he is a punter for the Minnesota Vikings. He plays a sport that he doesn't even like that much. In his spare time, which he has a lot of, he plays video games, belongs to a band, and gets into trouble on Twitter.
Winfield, Sullivan, Kluwe miss practice
Injuries kept Vikings' cornerback Antoine Winfield, center John Sullivan, and punter Chris Kluwe out of practice Wednesday. Their status for Sunday's game against Arizona is unknown. Safeties Husain Abdullah and Jamarca Sanford along with linebacker E.J. Henderson and tackle Charlie Johnson were all limited in practice.
Loeffler agrees to 3-year extension with Vikings
Long snapper Cullen Loeffler has agreed to a three-year contract extension with the Vikings. Loeffler has spent his entire career in Minnesota, and said his close bond with punter Chris Kluwe and kicker Ryan Longwell helped him make the decision to re-sign.
Gophers' Wettstein honored for clutch kicks against Iowa
Gophers kicker Jordan Wettstein is the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in Saturday's 22-21 win over Iowa. Wettstein, a junior walk-on, nailed a key field goal and the game-changing onside kick to help pull off the upset.
Deadspin: Kluwe sends fiery response to MD lawmaker over same-sex marriage debate
Vikings punter Chris Kluwe sent a heated letter to a Maryland lawmaker who criticized Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo for supporting same-sex marriage.
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