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Outspoken views not only reason for Kluwe’s release

It’s not often that one of the week’s loudest and most frequently cited headlines involves the release of a punter. But when the Minnesota Vikings dropped Chris Kluwe earlier this week, it ensured that during this relatively news less post-draft time, that a special teamer would be in the headlines for awhile. Kluwe spent eight years in Minnesota, being best known alternatively...

Dayton critical of Vikings releasing Kluwe

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5-6-2013: Chris Kluwe is Looking for a Job, A Lot of NBA Talk & More!

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Kluwe not cut simply because of his views

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