Originally Posted by speedfreek
I just keep going back to the fact that he can be completely taken out of the game.
Kick out of the endzone, punt out of bounds. The new rules have just made it that much more difficult.
If the guy turns into Devin Hester in the regular season, opponents just won't risk it..
Touchbacks only happened about a 50% clip for the league last year. There are plenty of kickers who can't really get it all that deep consistently. Not every punter is going to coffin corner him either.