Found December 12, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Shane Lechler
TEAMS: Oakland Raiders
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There’s a chance the Oakland Raiders could let punter Shane Lechler sign with another this offseason. The reason for this speculation is the fact that  fellow punter Marquette king was placed on injured reserve. Very rarely is a player placed on injured reserve when they were signed to only hold down a spot for a player that was out with an injury (like what King did for Lechler). Lechler admitted he’s never seen anything like this before. “Yeah, I don’t know that I’ve ever seen it happen before,” Lechler told reporters. Lechler, 36, is in the last year of a four-year, $16 million contract, and keeping King around might be a strong indication that general manager Reggie McKenzie plans to let Lechler walk. “It was frustrating for a little while because this is my job, and it has been mine for 13 years,” Lechler said. “You can feel how you want to about it. I took it a little bit personal early but after that I was like, ‘You know what? I can only worry about so...
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