Texans Lechler Hospitalized With Flu

Shane_Lechler_Houston_2013According to the Houston Chronicle, Shane Lechler has been hospitalized with the flu.

Coach Gary Kubiak said Thursday that he believes Lechler will be available for Sunday’s game against the Raiders, the team with which Lechler spent his first 13 NFL seasons.

Ultimately, that could be the key to ending a seven-game losing streak.

Source: Mike Florio, NBC Sports, Pro Football Talk