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Masthay Stops Merry-Go-Round

Tim Masthay has overcome a slow start to become the best punter in the NFL over the last six weeks. He's been a lifesaver for a team that searched and searched (and searched some more) to replace Craig Hentrich following the 2003 season.

Tim Masthay was one of the Green Bay Packers' unsung heroes as the team's first-year punter last season. His 2011 season, however, looked like a case of a sophomore slump. Against New Orleans in the opener, Darren Sproles returned a punt 72 yards for a touchdown and Masthay's punt from the Saints' 37 bounded into the end zone for a touchback. Against Carolina in Week 2, Masthay averaged just 3...

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