What began in 2007 with the promise of punting immortality ended today with a couple of paragraphs buried under news about recovering running backs coach Kirby Wilson. The Steelers cut ties with legendary, strapping, 6-3, 230 pound punter Daniel Sepulveda.
|"Yeah I punt and I'm jacked. YOU GOT A PROBLEM WITH THAT?!?!"|
After being taken in the 4th round of the NFL draft, the expectation was that Sepulveda would be the next punting superstar, a cross between LeBron James, Taylor Lautner, and Ronaldo. Yet this remarkable physical specimen had a meniscus made out of Aaron Smith's triceps, opening up repeated opportunities for new, permanent punter Jeremy Kapinos.
When reached for comment this morning, Kapinos said, "Mmm. You mean I have to go to training camp?"