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Andy Lee

Andy Lee - #4 - P

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 180 lbs.
Birthday 08/11/1982
Birthplace Westminster, SC
College Pittsburgh
Years played 10
Drafted 2004, 6th round, 23rd pick by 49ers


Punt Avg Yds
67 48.1 3226

Akers not quite as special as last season for 49ers

Posted Nov. 08, 2012 @ 5:10 p.m. ET
The 49ers haven’t been getting the same kind of kick out of their special teams as they did in 2011, when the unit was uniformly excellent.

Peterson, Tillman, Lee named NFC Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 24, 2012 @ 11:57 a.m. ET
Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, Bears CB Charles Tillman and 49ers P Andy Lee were named the NFC’s Players of the Week for Week Seven.

Week Seven Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 23, 2012 @ 8:36 a.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Chris Johnson, Malcolm Jenkins and Andy Lee as its Players of the Week.

Akers, Lee receive PFW Golden Toe award

Posted Sept. 16, 2012 @ 6:49 p.m. ET
Hub Arkush presented the Pro Football Weekly Golden Toe award to 49ers PK David Akers and P Andy Lee before Sunday night’s game.

Lee reportedly agrees to extension with 49ers

Posted May 23, 2012 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
The 49ers agreed to a contract extension with All-Pro P Andy Lee, according to multiple reports.

Akers, Lee win PFW's Golden Toe Award

Posted Jan. 17, 2012 @ 12:42 p.m. ET
The Niners' record-setting kicking duo of David Akers and Andy Lee has taken advantage of a special bond on the way to winning the 2011 Golden Toe Award.

Special teams have helped make 49ers elite

Posted Jan. 11, 2012 @ 3:31 p.m. ET
Spearheaded by the creative coaching of Brad Seely, the Niners' special-teams play, including the kicking of PK David Akers, has been key to the team's success this season.

Johnson, Abraham, Lee named NFC players of week

Posted Dec. 21, 2011 @ 3:31 p.m. ET
Lions WR Calvin Johnson, Falcons DE John Abraham and 49ers P Andy Lee are the NFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played for Week 15, the NFL announced Wednesday.

Hiring Seely might have been Niners' best offseason move

Posted Sept. 22, 2011 @ 3:42 p.m. ET
Was the hiring of well-regarded special-teams coach Brad Seely the best offseason move made by the Niners? "It just might be," one team insider said.


Posted Sept. 19, 2011
Lee punted beautifully in an improbable 27-24 OT loss to Dallas on Sunday.||||||| Lee kicked six times for an average of 55.3 yards and a net average of 45.7. He leads the NFL in average (57.3) and net average (49.5).
Posted March 09, 2007
Lee will stay with the San Francisco 49ers, who matched the Pittsburgh Steelers' contract offer to the restricted free agent on Thursday. Lee, who played in college at Pitt, agreed to a six-year contract worth more than $7 million with the Steelers on Monday. The 49ers quickly matched the deal for Lee, who has spent each of his three pro seasons with San Francisco.||||||| Lee had his best season in 2006 after beating out veteran Tom Rouen in training camp, posting the highest average by a San Francisco punter in 41 seasons. Lee averaged 44.8 yards per kick, finishing seventh in the NFL and barely missing Tommy Davis' franchise record of 45.8 in 1965.
Posted March 07, 2007
The Steelers signed the restricted free agent punter to an offer sheet Tuesday. The 49ers have a week to match the Steelers' offer. If they do not, the Steelers must send a sixth-round draft pick to the 49ers. Lee averaged a career-best 44.8 yards a kick last season.||||||| Lee was the 49ers' sixth-round draft pick in 2004 out of Pittsburgh