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Brainerd Jaycees to host NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition

Young football fans will have the opportunity to exhibit their football skills when the Brainerd Jaycees hosts an NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition at noon Saturday, Sept. 28, on the Forestview Middle School practice field in Baxter.

The competition is free and open to boys and girls ages 6-15. For competition information, visit

Entry forms are available online at or will be available at the event.

The NFL Punt, Pass & Kick football competition allows youngsters to showcase their talents in punting, passing and kicking with scores based on distance and accuracy. Age classification is as of Dec. 31 of the current year. Bring a copy of the competitor’s birth certificate.

The top finishers from each of 10 age groups at the local competition will advance to a sectional competition. The winners at the sectional will have their scores compared with other sectional champions; the top four scores from the pool of sectional champions advance to the team championship held during halftime of a Minnesota Vikings game.

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