Blair Walsh

When a group of first-graders wrote Blair Walsh letters to know they still supported him, the embattled Vikings kicker couldn't help but do something in return.

Just days after shanking a 27-yard field goal that would have won a playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks, Walsh visited those kids at their school to say hello, answer questions and sign autographs.



The team's Twitter account captured some of the more memorable moments and exchanges during Walsh's visit to the school:




In the end, Walsh left with some extra gifts in-hand:


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