Vikings' Walsh Kicks to Weekly NFC Honor

By KBJR News 1

Vikings' Walsh Kicks to Weekly NFC Honor

December 19, 2012 Updated Dec 19, 2012 at 11:06 PM CDT

Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Minnesota Vikings placekicker Blair Walsh has been named the NFC special teams player of the week, that after he was a perfect 5-for-5 in last Sunday's 36-22 win over St. Louis.

Three of those field goals for Walsh were from 50 or more yards, making the rookie placekicker 8-for-8 this season from that distance.

This marks the second time this season Walsh has garnered the weekly NFC honor, with the rookie kicking 29-of-32 this year with a season-long of 55 yards.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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