22 Facts About Blair Walsh

1. Blair Walsh was an erratic kicker at Georgia when Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer started to scout him.

2. Blair Walsh should wait until the end of the season to maximize his value.

3. Blair Walsh had a reputation after being cut by the Minnesota Vikings in 2016 of being one missed kick away from losing his confidence.

4. Blair Walsh began 2017 strong, making 12 of his 13 first field goal attempts.

5. Blair Walsh claimed after Friday's game he wasn't pointing at Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, and was reacting to Minnesota players having taunted him.

6. Blair Walsh missed a 38-yard field goal in Sunday's loss to the Jaguars, the third field goal inside 40 yards he has missed this season.

7. Blair Walsh was 21 of 29 on field-goal attempts and 37 for 38 on extra-points attempts for the Seahawks in 2017.

8. Blair Walsh had seen her cards and wanted to meet with her in person.

9. Blair Walsh was the only kicker Seattle had in camp in 2017 after signing as a free agent last February.

10. Blair Walsh was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings with the fifth pick of the sixth round.

11. Blair Walsh was born in Boca Raton on a Monday, January 8, 1990.

12. In 2012, Blair Walsh was drafted out of the University of Georgia in the sixth round by Minnesota.

13. Blair Walsh has celebrated the total number of 28 birthdays till date.

14. Blair Walsh replaced him in 2012, and he was even better than Longwell as a rookie.

15. Blair Walsh replaced him in 2012, and he was even better for that first year.

16. Blair Walsh was an exceptional kicker when he had Chris Kluwe holding for him.

17. Blair Walsh screwed up big time on Sunday, but a classroom of good ol' first grade Minnesotans cheered him up.

18. Blair Walsh hit a winner 20 minutes from time after seven consecutive tied games and ICT had Mark Ridgers to thank for saving a Blair Spittal penalty.

19. Blair Walsh was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings with the fifth pick of the sixth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

20. Blair Walsh attended the University of Georgia, where he was a placekicker for coach Mark Richt's Georgia Bulldogs football team from 2008 to 2011.

21. Blair Walsh averaged 41 yards per punt and 69 yards per kickoff.

22. Blair Walsh attended Cardinal Gibbons High School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and played football for coach Michael Morill as their punter and placekicker.