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Vikes' Longwell not eager to relinquish his kickoff duties


By Dave Campbell, AP Sports Writer

EDEN PRAIRIE -- Ryan Longwell might be in a job share for his 14th NFL season. He's not eager to let go of his kickoff responsibility for Minnesota, though.

For Longwell, being full time is a benefit and not a hindrance to performance.

"It wasn't like I asked to not do it, and it's not like I prefer not doing it," Longwell said recently. "Definitely something that I never had to deal with before."

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