Countdown to the Big Game: Day 26 - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Countdown to the Big Game: Day 26

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Our countdown continues with former Southeast Missouri State punter Mike Wood at number 26.

Wood was selected in the eighth round and 204th overall in the 1978 NFL draft by Minnesota.

He went on to play five seasons in the National Football League with the Vikings, St. Louis Cardinals, San Diego Chargers and Baltimore Ravens.

Wood's big kicks included a 51-yard field in 1982.

For a full list of people from the Heartland with NFL ties, you can click here.

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