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Texans "would like" P Shane Lechler back in '17

Bill O'Brien said the Texans "would like" punter Shane Lechler to return in 2017.
January 19, 2017

J.J. Watt knows he might not be able to walk when he’s 50

J.J. Watt, the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year, understands that he might not be able to walk at age 50 because of the toll football is taking on his body. The 27-year-old Watt could end up missing a game for the first time in his career as he recovers from back surgery for a herniated disc in July. Last year, Watt dealt with a fractured hand and groin injuries but still...
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September 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Texans give punter Shane Lechler a pair of Curry Twos for his 40th birthday

Veteran NFL punter Shane Lechler turned 40 years old on Sunday, and his Houston Texans teammates didn’t hesitate to remind him that he’s now “over the hill”. The team called Lechler up to the team auditorium (you may remember it from last year’s Hard Knocks), and gave him gifts such as a walker, Rogaine… and the Steph Curry dad shoes, the Under Armour Curry Twos. Here’s...
Via The Comeback
August 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Shane Lechler's teammates give him a pair of Curry 2 Lows for his 40th birthday

Stephen Curry’s new signature Under Armour shoe has been taking a beating on social media this summer, and now the roast has spilled over into the world of pro football. Houston Texans punter Shane Lechler turned 40 on Sunday, and his teammates celebrated by giving Lechler a series of gag gifts meant to poke fun at his age. Included in the package, per Peter King of Monday Morning...
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August 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Texans troll punter on 40th birthday with Steph Curry shoes

Houston Texans punter Shane Lechler turned 40 on Sunday. He is the oldest player on the team and one of the oldest active players in the NFL. On Sunday night, coach Bill O’Brien and some of Lechler’s teammates helped the punter celebrate his 40th birthday the only way they know how. By mocking him with old people gifts. From Peter King of Monday Morning Quarterback: Sunday...
Via The Sports Daily
August 08, 2016  |  Discuss

The Texans need to hang on to Shane Lechler

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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Texans punter Lechler back in playoffs for first time in 13 years

For the first time since 2002, Houston Texans punter Shane Lechler will experience what it's like to play in a postseason game when the Texans host the Kansas City on Saturday.The 39-year-old Lechler made the playoffs each of his first three seasons in the NFL as a member of the Oakland Raiders, including a trip to the Super Bowl in 2002. But he hasn't been back since, which has...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Houston Texans Punter Shane Lechler Hits Giant Video Board At AT&T Stadium

The video board at AT&T Stadium has been a target for kickers ever since it was constructed. It certainly was once again Thursday night when the Houston Texans came to town for a preseason game with the Cowboys. It seems that Texans punter Shane Lechler had a bet with some of his teammates that he could hit the big board.So he did. Read more »
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston punter Lechler wins bet by hitting Dallas video board

Houston Texans punter Shane Lechler used Thursday night's preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys to take part in a friendly wager among teammates. During the fourth quarter, Lechler boomed a punt that hit the massive HD board that hangs over the field in AT&T Stadium. In doing so, he became the third punter to accomplish the feat and stands to eat well for a while because...
Via FOX Sports
September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Texans player breaks franchise record, but it ends up worthless

Houston Texans punter Shane Lechler made history in Thursday’s 33-28 loss to the Indianapolis Colts. He sent the franchise Record with a booming 71-yard punt. As John McClain from the Houston Chronicle pointed out, it turned out to be useless. Lechler’s 71-yard punt longest in team history. I’m sure he’s excited about that. It was a touchback. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL...
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October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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