|Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is unimpressed with your pretend ailments. (AP/US PRESSWIRE)|
Posted by Ryan Wilson
There's so much more to Chris Kluwe than professional football punter. In addition to his day job with the Vikings, he's also in a band, and avid gamer (we're going out on a limb: based on his Twitter handle he's really into World of Warcraft … and check), brutally honest, a great writer and, in general, hilarious.
Last October, after the league started cracking down on illegal hits and fining just about anything that moved (they even sent around a handy "Here's how you tackle properly!" video that was universally mocked), Seahawks punter Jon Ryan got absolutely obliterated by Bears wideout Earl Bennett. To which the league said: "Bravo! That's what we're talking about. Perfectly legal!"
This prompted Kluwe to consult the Vikings' locker room whiteboard (click the image to enlarge):
Well, ten months later Kluwe and the whiteboard are back, this time warning of the dangers of fake injuries. Here's a tweet from Thursday:
Deon Grant has no idea what you're talking about, Kluwe.
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