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Old 03-22-2013   #81
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Houston gave former Raiders free-agent punter Shane Lechler a three-year contract. Lechler returns home to Houston.
Worth $5.5 million according to Schefter also with a $1 million signing bonus.
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He got a 4-yr deal with the Raiders the last time ($4M per for a total of $16M, but $3M was in bonus - not signing bonus.)

I think we can expect something around $9M for 3 years, including performance bonus or roster bonus.)
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This signing should improve our ST. Good job Rick. We are filling pieces one by one and I like it.

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Worth $5.5 million according to Schefter also with a $1 million signing bonus.
Wow, this new CBA is pulling all the second-tier money down.

That's a very good number right there.
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Another need filled with what appears to be a solid signing. NT next?
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Wow, this new CBA is pulling all the second-tier money down.

That's a very good number right there.
Absolutely....... It gives me hope that we may actually be able to make a couple of more things happen before the draft now. I definitely think FO is in win now mode. Reed was the top priority, but it wouldn't surprise me to hear about another target in the next few days.
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Absolutely....... It gives me hope that we may actually be able to make a couple of more things happen before the draft now. I definitely think FO is in win now mode. Reed was the top priority, but it wouldn't surprise me to hear about another target in the next few days.
I doubt we'll sign anybody for more than the vet minimum from now on, unless there's a talent out there that is hard to resist (value-wise.)

But I agree; they just might go "win-now" mode on us.
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Actually, as of right now, that's still top ten money for a punter; which is only right for a guy like SL.
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Whoop!!!

We should have an all Aggie kicking crew next year.

Been hoping this one would come thru.
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Maybe someone could update thread title to signed?
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Yea no way he would get close to 10 MILL, i could have sworn I read something that said he wanted to play close to home and was willing to play at a 'discount'.
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I doubt we'll sign anybody for more than the vet minimum from now on, unless there's a talent out there that is hard to resist (value-wise.)

But I agree; they just might go "win-now" mode on us.
That's more along the lines of what I mean. Honestly there isn't much out there left to offer worth much more than that.
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That's more along the lines of what I mean. Honestly there isn't much out there left to offer worth much more than that.
Sebastian Vollmer (RT) with a chronic bad back might have a lower value now.
But he's a beast when healthy.
Played right here at UH, too.
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Now we need to trade for Janikowski and our kicking game is set lol
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Can't Lechler also throw the ball? Maybe we'll actually pull off a fake this year.
He's thrown a TD pass both in college and a couple of years ago. In college he acted as the 3rd backup QB.
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Whoop!!!

We should have an all Aggie kicking crew next year.

Been hoping this one would come thru.
Yep, Randy Bullock as our Kicker. Hope, he comes back strong from injury.
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I like this! Field position is key.
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I like this! Field position is key.
If our defense comes back around Lechler's leg will be a great weapon.
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Good Friday for our Texans. Now have the best Safety and punter on the team's history. Now let's go get Urlacher to play 10-15 snaps a game and bring more leadership to the locker room.
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Sebastian Vollmer (RT) with a chronic bad back might have a lower value now.
But he's a beast when healthy.
Played right here at UH, too.
think I'd rather re-sign Ryan Harris who should be healthier than Vollmer.
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