Chris Kluwe

Tony Dungy. (Getty Images)

Tony Dungy Says He Wouldn’t Have Drafted Michael Sam Because ‘Things Will Happen’

Michael Sam is the first openly gay player in the NFL.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - OCTOBER 28: Chris Kluwe #5 of the Minnesota Vikings punts the ball during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on October 28, 2007 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Eagles won 23-16.

Vikings Retain Counsel To Look Into Kluwe Charges

The Minnesota Vikings have retained a former chief justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court and a former federal trial attorney to conduct an investigation into Chris Kluwe’s allegations that he was released from the team due to his support of gay marriage.

670 The Score–01/03/2014

Chris Kluwe. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Ex-Vikings Punter Says He Was Released Due To Public Support Of Gay Marriage

Former Minnesota punter Chris Kluwe says the team’s special teams coordinator made anti-gay comments while Kluwe was with the Vikings.

01/02/2014

City officials estimated 850,000 people attended the Chicago Pride Parade on June 24, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Photo: NFLPA Now Selling ‘LGBT Pride’ T-Shirts

The winds of change appear to be blowing among professional sports.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2013

Chris Kluwe. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Outspoken Kluwe Says He’s Been Released By Vikings

The Vikings released punter Chris Kluwe on Monday, bringing an end to his colorful and outspoken eight-year stay in Minnesota.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2013

Chicago Bears' Devin Hester (23) reacts after running back a punt 64-yards for a touchdown during the second half an NFL football game Monday, Dec. 20, 2010, in Minneapolis. The return was Hester's NFL-leading 14th career return for a touchdown. The game is being played at the University of Minnesota's TCF Bank Stadium because of damage to the Metrodome roof.(AP Photo/Andy King)

Bears Division Champs, Hester Sets NFL Record

The Chicago Bears have beaten the Minnesota Vikings and have won the NFC North Division.

12/20/2010

Bears Vikings Football

Hester Sets NFL Record For Return TDs

Hester set the NFL record for all-time return touchdowns with his 14th. Hester nearly set the record with the opening kickoff of the second half when he returned the ball all the way to the Minnesota Vikings’ five-yard line.

12/20/2010

Brian Urlacher; Lance Briggs

Bernstein: Another Blizzard Game? Seriously?

Vikings’ punter Chris Kluwe – never one to avoid offering a thought – called tonight’s TCF Bank Stadium surface “unplayable” after yesterday’s walk-through.

670 The Score–12/20/2010

TCF Bank Stadium

Vikings Punter Describes Field As “Unplayable”

There has been concern over the field at TCF Bank Stadium being safe enough to play and it has been said a few times that it will be. However, some of the Vikings’ players have expressed concern, even describing the field as being as hard as concrete. LISTEN: LOVIE SMITH INTERVIEW

670 The Score–12/19/2010