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Double Barrel
12-26-2012, 02:01 PM
YouTube Sensation Earns NFL Tryout

In October we showed you this video, of a Norwegian kicker named Havard Rugland and his amazing kicking skills.

The compilation exploded across the Internet and currently has nearly one million views. Even some NFL scouts took notice. And, to say the least, they were impressed.

So the scouts asked kicking coach and former NFLer Michael Husted to work with Rugland in San Diego. After some training Rugland, who has never played American football, recently had a tryout with the New York Jets.

Full story (http://www.thepostgame.com/blog/dish/201212/youtube-sensation-earns-nfl-tryout)


12-26-2012, 02:04 PM
I knew it was going to be the JETS before I even read that snippet...

12-26-2012, 02:46 PM
Would be definitely interesting to bring him in for a look. Remember watching Stenerud as a kid doing some very impressive trick kicking for the crowd pregames.