Originally written August 22, 2013 on Fox Sports North:
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Bobby Felder became the instant sensation during the Minnesota Vikings preseason game last week at Buffalo with, splashing with four big special teams plays in the second half of a loss.Felder had two punt returns and downed two punts inside the 5-yard line to gain attention. Felder had caught the attention of Minnesota's coaches long before one preseason game that is anything but meaningless to Felder and others on the roster bubble.Coaches had seen ability in Felder last summer, or more specifically, instincts."I think Bobby's an instinctive football player, but also, Bobby's still learning," were the first words out defensive coordinator Alan Williams's mouth Thursday when asked about Felder.A day earlier, coach Leslie Frazier's described Felder like this: "He's a pretty instinctive guy. He can kind of feel things and it doesn't have to be just like you drew it up on the board because rarely does it happen that way...
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