Former NFL punter Chris Kluwe weighed in on behalf of the pro-gun control side of the argument by pointing out how an old adage is incorrect:

An overwhelming number of tweeters pointed out the Kluwe blocked his own punt on that particular play:

https://twitter.com/NathanWurtzel/status/652841739213008896


https://twitter.com/kesgardner/status/652709454769582081

But Kluwe did have some support:

In any case, Kluwe’s undaunted by the criticism:

#ZingerFail