Oakland eyeing veteran punters
May, 9, 2013
By Tim Kavanagh | ESPN.com
If no additions are made to the Oakland Raiders special teams roster between now and the beginning of the season, rising second-year pro Marquette King will be handling the punting duties. King showed off his strong leg during the 2012 preseason, but perennial Pro Bowler Shane Lechler retained his job through the regular season. Lechler has moved on to the Houston Texans for 2013, though, and it appears that the Raiders want to bring in some competition for King, in order to be doubly sure that he's the man for the job.
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