Originally posted on Helmet2Helmet  |  Last updated 4/27/13

All people react differently when faced with awkward situations. Some choose to clam up or lash out, while others do their best to take it in stride.

Count Vikings punter Chris Kluwe among the latter group.

During Saturday's fifth round of the NFL draft, the Vikings chose Jeff Locke, a -- you guessed it -- punter out of UCLA.

Seeing as how teams rarely burn picks on punters or kickers, it's certainly an ominous sign for Kluwe. ESPN's Kevin Seifert reported this "probably means the end" of his eight-year career in Minnesota.

But the 31-year-old, who's known as something of a joker, tweeted a humorous reaction to the selection of Locke, who ironically shares an alma mater with Kluwe.

https://twitter.com/ChrisWarcraft/status/328225989761040385

He should hope he doesn't go the way of Globo-Gym.

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