12.29: Shane Lechler on the Pro Bowl
Shane Lechler talks with Greg Papa about his 5th Pro Bowl selection.
But the niners congratulations that Vernon Davis talking to keep them off 72 catches and twelve touchdowns. He beats out Tony Gonzales and he will start the game as Jason Witten will be the back up. And Italy has got to go for a second time he also made the 2007 at. And Patrick buttocks as the first -- -- player to make the global in his first three years since the great Ronnie Lott did it starting at eighty water. For the Raiders they have a pair of pro bowlers a couple of alternates and Zach Miller and Richard Seymour no surprise on the -- -- makes it for a second straight year. -- actually was frozen for a third time that that make of those six couldn't get their logistically and a perennial they kanga Bay Area pro bowler Shane Lechler is -- made it. For a fifth time in his career. And a third straight year via the chronicle live hotline are gonna bring in a Shane -- the best modern all of pro football -- congratulations to yet again it does it ever get old to be told you are the very best pitcher craft. Value hard never get all of -- appreciated you know you're done you can -- voted and that's something like this by your peers and teammates who. But you -- probably recognize what you do and you know never no never -- told -- Spezza now go to moves I you know ground. Permit so I put let's go check out someone else. We have we found out officially about an hour ago via the NFL network when were you notified of who told to -- pro bowler again. Our town called me are terrible call me about -- may -- you know opportune moment before 4 o'clock. Sure there -- some -- stipulations -- -- and I'll let anything leak out but you know do you have a you don't tell me the blue bubble for the jugular so. -- -- -- Yeah you made it for the first time in your career 2001. And they were bypassed a note two when all three. Made it again though Fordyce and made it three straight years and there was a time there. Or -- being bypass almost a must seem good now it feel good for you to have these Pro Bowl nods pile up after a couple of years ago to an all three -- -- I -- issued and they had those years. You know that fell to help on the quality of all the years but -- -- something. They're very young -- earlier this time. You know there's the kennel club. I think you earn your stripes before you get the opportunity to play yarder in the fall or dialogue is part of -- sort of understand that could my numbers were. -- pretty good very the one yard led both of them go to America and didn't get to go in the really. All the talk on the stomach the 2002 on fuel to the Super Bowl. I could kind of understand how bellowed in all -- on -- particular time that you're earned. It was kind of I guess to be looked at statistically look far field my worst year in my career. -- you're clearly having your best years factor having the best year arguably the history of the position to 51 point one grows going into the final game of the year net with a good game you may get Sammy buzz all time record on Sunday but. This year's Pro Bowl game Shane is going to be very different it's been played. -- throughout the entirety of the the all star game's inception. After -- but the Super Bowl by one week -- Honolulu most recently almost every year this year is being moved to the site of the Super Bowl in Miami Florida they'll be played the week before the Super Bowl in between the championship game. And the Super Bowl how do you think that'll change the dynamic for the players going to the game playing the week leading up to the Super Bowl now. -- -- all there are maybe you're you know my -- opinion I don't told agree with this situation at all because. By the fact that if you look at the the Pro Bowl roster right now fourteen Garrett to pop -- -- -- -- -- off burger. Prayer there will still get the ball a little bit of record not a sport but. You know he can really do let him hang out -- not about the game I don't think so much spin the ball -- the Pro Bowl week and you know belliard. You know being married and stuff around the league and -- and that's the part that those guys are gonna miss out on and the belt -- earlier that without about the game it's about the week before the game and can hang out there everybody in. And talked in the you know that they have a good time. And those guys probably you know Ortiz doubled off with the Mets because of the plain and simple boy. Because it's going to be different you know I don't I don't I don't agree with that at all. Are you like to -- -- after the Super Bowl actually you know I'll talk about this a little more coming out at a later on a chronicle I should congratulations to a five time pro bowler. Richard Barrett.