Embed This Shane Lechler

Punter Age: 40 Exp: 17 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#142 overall), 2000 College: Texas A&M
  • Current Contract

    Shane Lechler signed a 1 year, $2,000,000 contract with the Houston Texans, including a $500,000 signing bonus, $500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,000,000. In 2017, Lechler will earn a base salary of $1,500,000 and a signing bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,000,000 and a dead cap value of $500,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,000,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $2,000,000
    Total Guarantees $500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 40 $1,500,000 $500,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $2,000,000($2,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $500,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $500,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $500,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $500,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 41 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,800,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,800,000
    Guaranteed $500,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2016 39 $1,300,000 $500,000 - $1,800,000 $1,800,000
    2017 Free agent year 40 UFA  
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2000 Player Cash Earnings $193,000 $71,000 - - - - - $264,000
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $298,000 - - - - - - $298,000
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - $1,375,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - - - - - $450,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - - - - - $550,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - $500,000 - $460,000 - - $1,500,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $500,000 - - - - $1,500,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $500,000 - - - - $1,500,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $500,000 - - - - $1,500,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $4,400,000 - - - - - $6,400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,600,000 - - - - - - $2,600,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,200,000 - - - - - - $3,200,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,800,000 - - - - - - $3,800,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - $2,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - - - - - - $1,750,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - - - - - - $1,750,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 $500,000 - - - - - $1,800,000
    17 seasons $22,806,000 $6,971,000 $2,000,000 - $460,000 - - $32,237,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $500,000 - - - - - $2,000,000
    $24,306,000 $7,471,000 $2,000,000 - $460,000 - - $34,237,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Shane Lechler ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($2,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #628
    Houston Texans: #17
    Punter: #13

    Total Cash ($2,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Punter: #0

    Average Annual ($2,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Punter: #0
  • Similar Players

    GA GP Snaps Att Yds Avg Net Inside 20 Touchbacks AAV
    Sam Koch, BAL
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 140 80 3665 45.8 18.1 36 5 $1,545,000
    Andy Lee, CAR
    Similarity Score: 100%
    9 9 59 36 1769 49.1 33.2 18 4 $1,183,333
    Jon Ryan, SEA
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 127 71 3126 44 18.1 26 3 $490,000
    Dustin Colquitt, KC
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 155 76 3277 43.1 17.4 38 9 $1,700,000
    Kevin Huber, CIN
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 151 78 3613 46.3 18.3 23 8 $2,800,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps Att Yds Avg Net Inside 20 Touchbacks
    2016 16 16 141 72 3423 47.5 20.9 30 3
    2015 16 16 154 95 4497 47.3 38.8 24 10
    2014 16 16 153 83 3845 46.3 38.7 27 10
    2013 16 16 155 88 4189 47.6 40 34 7
    2012 16 16 149 81 3826 47.2 39.1 21 9
    2011 16 16 78 3960 50.8 40.9 27 9
    2010 16 16 77 3627 47.1 40.8 27 4
    2009 16 16 96 4909 51.1 43.9 30 12
    2008 16 16 90 4391 48.8 41.2 33 13
    2007 16 16 73 3585 49.1 41.1 25 7
    2006 16 16 77 3660 47.5 36.6 19 19
    2003 16 16 96 4503 46.9 37.2 27 13
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Lechler's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Shane Lechler's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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