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Bennett to Mentor Kluwe in Offseason

Vikings punter Darren Bennett has a big heart and a wealth of punting experience. He plans to lend his assistance to strong-legged rookie Chris Kluwe in the offseason despite being released Monday.

Punter Darren Bennett came to the Vikings with a lot of miles on him – literally and in the sports connotation. He entered the NFL as a 29-year-old free agent after 12 seasons of Australian Rules Football. That was in 1994, when the San Diego Chargers allocated him to their practice squad. After being named to the NFL's Team of the Decade for the 1990s, Bennett joined the Vikings as a free agent...

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