Cullen Loeffler came into the league when Morten Andersen and Darren Bennett were the beneficiary of his snaps. Now Loeffler is the veteran of the specialists and on the brink of surpassing Mike Morris’ record. Loeffler talked about the position, his staying power and his years in Minnesota.
Cullen Loeffler was hoping he would be named to the Pro Bowl, but NFC Pro Bowl coach Mike McCarthy picked Don Muhlbach as his long snapper. Loeffler still will go to Hawaii, courtesy of kicker Pro Bowl kicker Blair Walsh.
Cullen Loeffler was just a rookie when the Vikings beat the Packers in their only other playoff matchup. From the week of buildup to the game itself to Moss’ moon in response to Packers fans, plenty of memories were created in that one-week window.
Big honors for the Vikings long snapper.
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The Minnesota Vikings have signed long snapper Matt Katula to replace the injured Cullen Loeffler.
The Vikings signed Katula on Tuesday, two days after Loeffler was lost for two to six weeks with a broken bone in his lower back. Loeffler was injured after a hit while covering a punt in the loss at Atlanta on Sunday.
Katula spent five seasons with the Baltimore Ravens and played...
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November 29, 2011
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Minnesota Vikings long snapper Cullen Loeffler will miss two to six weeks with a back injury.
Loeffler broke a bone in his lower back during Sunday's loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
Defensive end Jared Allen is the backup long snapper but the team does not want to use him in that role fulltime.
Coach Leslie Frazier said safety Tyrell Johnson has a right hamstring injury and wide...
Chris Kluwe is not a happy man today. It’s not just because the Vikings lost (again), it’s because one of his best buds on the team was, in his estimation, cheap-shotted by an Atlanta Falcons special teamer. The play that has Kluwe’s underwear in a bunch happened early in the second quarter on a punt. Long-snapper Cullen Loeffler appeared to be well away from the ball carrier...
Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier says long-snapper Cullen Loeffler will miss two to six weeks with a back injury suffered in the loss to Atlanta on Sunday.
November 28, 2011