Only four active players on current rosters are older than Brady: Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri (45 years, 218 days), Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson (43 years, 192 days), Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (43 years, 66 days) and Texans punter Shane Lechler (41 years, 361 days).
Given the Raiders' lack of offensive output under Kiffin -- and, to be fair, throughout most of the aughts -- Lechler was put to good use. Though Kiffin did throw him under the bus back in 2011 when asked about Janikowski's infamous, ill-fated 76-yard field goal attempt. "That's Shane Lechler's ...
A couple days later, Davis canned Kiffin. Punter: Shane Lechler (Raiders, 2007-08) Given the Raiders ' lack of ..... ill-fated 76-yard field goal attempt. "That's Shane Lechler 's fault. [Cracks a smile.] He was the holder
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Lechler was drafted the same year as Janikowski -- though his fifth-round slot didn't raise nearly as many eyebrows -- and has consistently been one of the NFL's best punters ever since.
active players from that selection process along with Patriots all-universe quarterback Tom Brady and Texans punter Shane Lechler , who was also picked by the Raiders in that age-old draft. In Seattle, the 40-year-old Janikowski will work
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000 bonus and another $60K if he's on the roster Week 1. The Texans re-signed nine-time All-Pro punter Shane Lechler to a one-year, $2 million deal with a $600,000 bonus, the Houston Chronicle reported.
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kickers destined to beat Father Time. Refusing to retire, Janikowski is determined to play into his 40s, while punter Shane Lechler -- nabbed by the Raiders in the fifth round -- toiled for the Silver and Black until 2012 before moving on to the
Houston Texans' Ka'imi Fairbairn (7) kicks a field goal from the hold of Shane Lechler (9) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)
Tom Brady will turn 40 years old on Thursday, August 3, 2017. He is currently the oldest active quarterback and the 5th-oldest active player in the league. The only players older are all punters and kickers - Adam Vinatieri (44), Phil Dawson (42), Matt Bryant (42), and Shane Lechler (40).
for the St. Louis Rams -- he's one of six punters in NFL history to average 50-plus yards in a single season ( Shane Lechler did it twice). Prior to that, Jones was the starting punter for four of Saban's five years at LSU. Kicker: Paul
Oakland Raiders, 2000-2012; Houston Texans, 2013-Present » Voted to seven Pro Bowls, First Team All-Pro six times » Has averaged 47.5 yards per punt throughout his career » Averaged a career-best 51.1 yards per punt in 2009
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Houston Texans placekicker Nick Novak (8) makes a 52-yard field goal as Shane Lechler holds during the first half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
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interception of Philip Rivers as Denver downed San Diego 27-19 . The AFC Special Teams Player of the Week was Texans punter Shane Lechler . The 17-year veteran averaged 49.5 yards on four punts Sunday, pinning the Lions inside their 20 three times
tops the Raiders for punting supremacy. Oakland has enjoyed Hall of Famer Ray Guy, six-time first-team All Pro Shane Lechler and now King. The reigning AFC Special Teams Player of the Week not only averaged 54.6 yards per kick at Jacksonville