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Associated Press Minnesota kicker Blair Walsh (3) kicks a 38-yard field goal as Chris Kluwe holds against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday in St. Louis.

Walsh kicking up a storm in Minnesota


EDEN PRAIRIE — Adrian Peterson has been a threat to score from anywhere on the field this season, the kind of performance that makes a fan hold his breath every time he touches the ball.

Blair Walsh hasn’t been quite that dynamic. But as soon as the Minnesota Vikings cross midfield, they know they’re in his range. And the rookie kicker has been so good that no breath holding has been necessary.

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