Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/20/14

Punters and Kickers are usually ignored because in the eyes of most, they do little in the sport of football. That is why there are some that squawk (Mike Vanderjagt, Chris Kluwe and Jay Feely) and some who choose to take in the anonymity. And then there are people like Thomas Morstead. The Saints punter was the last year’s NFC Pro Bowl representative for the position, thanks to his 50.1 yards/punt. Also garnering attention is his rock star-esque ‘do. But as part of a St. Baldrick‘s charity event in New Orleans, he decided to let his hair go, via Game On, and be an ordinary-looking guy again. He was joined by a hundred other guys for the shave-off, which aims to benefit the quest to fight cancer. Shaving heads for fund-raisers is not a unique phenomenon, as recently, the Tampa Bay Rays held their “Fortune Favors the Bald” campaign for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation. Kudos to Thomas for joining the fight, lending his name to a fighting campaign.

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