Punting has remained relatively unchanged since, well, ever. 49ers punter Andy Lee may be changing that. According to sports-kings.com through yahoosports.com Lee is working on a “knuckle-punt” which would be exactly what it sounds like. A wobbly punt that would be a punting equivalent of a knuckle ball. “It’s definitely something I want to do in a game to see how it...
49ers punter Andy Lee is apparently working on a 'knuckle punt.' Now, why he'd tell anyone he was working on a such a kick could simply be so that every returner is thinking they might have to deal with said punt but...whatever:
“It’s definitely something I want to do in a game to see how it actually happens in a live situation,” Lee said. “In practice, you can...
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San Francisco 49ers punter Andy Lee is working on a trick punt that he calls a knuckle punt. Charlie Hough had nothing to do with it.
If you're favorite part of the second Mighty Ducks movie was the 'Knuckle Puck' then you might want to tune in to the 49ers final preseason game on Thursday where San Francisco punter Andy Lee is hoping to unveil the 'Knuckle Punt.'
If the 49ers find themselves in a fourth down situation around midfield Lee plans on introducing the world to his unique kick.
San Francisco 49ers punter Andy Lee is a lock to make the team’s 53-man roster for the 10th straight season this year. The former Pitt Panther is 31 years old and has averaged 45.9 yards on punts throughout his career, but he is still looking to expand his repertoire. In the Niners’ fourth and final […]
Andy Lee has made every punt and held every field goal and extra-point attempt -- minus a few in the preseason -- for the San Francisco 49ers since 2004.
Now Lee and his booming leg will be a part of the 49ers even longer.
San Francisco signed the three-time All-Pro punter to a six-year contract extension Wednesday that will keep him keep him with the franchise through the 2018...
Via AP on Fox
May 24, 2012
The 49ers extended the contract of the great Andy Lee today. The extension is for 6 years and keeps Andy in Red and Gold through the 2018 season. Matt Maiocco tweeted that the annual value will be around $4 million.
Four million for the greatest punter in the history of the NFL. That is what I call a steal.
The Jets may have Jesus, but the 49ers have God.
“The 49ers are pleased...
San Francisco 49ers' punter Andy Lee signed a six-year extension that will take him through the 2018 season. A three-time Pro Bowl selection and three-time All-Pro, Lee has been one of the league's most productive punters. In 2011, he set the NFL single-season record in net punting average, at 44 yards. "The 49ers are pleased to have reached a long term contract...
The San Francisco 49ers have signed three-time All-Pro punter Andy Lee to a six-year contract extension through the 2018 season.
The 49ers announced Lee's extension Wednesday. San Francisco selected Lee in the sixth round of the 2004 draft with the 188th pick overall.
The 29-year-old has played in 128 games for the 49ers and holds team records in punts (723), yards (33,069...
Via AP on Fox
May 23, 2012
The impact of special teams is often overlooked in the recap of any football game, unless it pertains to a game-changing blunder. But the role of any NFL specialist is quite often integral to the outcome of the game. There is no more obvious example of how vital a specialist, like a punter, can be to a team than with Andy Lee's importance to this year's San Francisco 49ers...