Chris Kluwe

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Chris Kluwe
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Chris Kluwe in 2012 with the Minnesota Vikings
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Personal information
Born: (1981-12-24) December 24, 1981 (age 37)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school:Los Alamitos
(Los Alamitos, California)
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Punt Yards:27,683
Punting Yard Average:44.4
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Christopher James Kluwe (born December 24, 1981 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American football Punter for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL). Kluwe was undrafted but played college football at the University of California.

He is a supporter of same-sex marriage and released a letter on Deadspin that he sent to Maryland state assembly delegate Emmett Burns. In the letter he defended the opinions of Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo who is a supporter of same-sex marriage and criticized Burns for sending a letter to the Ravens owners to "inhibit such expressions" by their employee and trying to stifle Ayanbadejo's freedom of speech.[1]

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  1. ""They Won't Magically Turn You Into A Lustful Cockmonster": Chris Kluwe Explains Gay Marriage To The Politician Who Is Offended By An NFL Player Supporting It". Retrieved 2012-12-10.

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