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Lechler says he never heard from Raiders

Lechler says he never heard from Raiders

profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 26, 2013
How hard was it for punter Shane Lechler to leave the Raiders for the Texans as a free agent? Not very, because the Raiders never even made Lechler an offer. In fact, he didn’t even hear from them. “I wasn’t hearing anything from Oakland,” Lechler
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  • Solomon: Texans hoping special teams become special

    Solomon: Texans hoping special teams become special

    chron.com Mar 26, 2013
    Ed Reed will draw more attention. Deservedly so, considering he is a virtual lock to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame about five years after he retired from the sport and should be the attitude-adjusting link that will put the Texans close…
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  • Titans meet with Kevin Walter, Brandon Stokley

    Titans meet with Kevin Walter, Brandon Stokley

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013
    Ex-Texans wideout Kevin Walter and free-agent Broncos wide receiver Brandon Stokley are visiting the Titans, Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean reported Tuesday. The 31-year-old Walter (41 catches, 518 yards, two TDs in 2012) played the previous seve…
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  • Ed Reed didn’t fully understand the business of the NFL until n…

    Ed Reed didn’t fully understand the business of the NFL until now

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26, 2013
    After leaving the Ravens and signing with the Texans, Ed Reed said this offseason has been a wakeup call for him in learning about the business of the NFL. Reed said on 105.7 The Fan in Baltimore that he believed after the Super Bowl that the Ravens wou…
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  • AFC South links: Greg Jones visits Texans

    AFC South links: Greg Jones visits Texans

    Houston Texans Arian Foster dishes on the NFL's new helmet rule and how he would sign a waiver to "never sue" the league. "It’s kind of like blaming the NFL for your injuries, and I don’t blame the NFL because it was my decision to partake in this gam
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  • Video - 2012 Best of J.J. Watt:  Swats 03:42

    2012 Best of J.J. Watt: Swats

    Mar 26
    Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt had a career-year with 16 passes defensed in 2012, watch them all as they happen in order right here.

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