Chad Stanley

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Chad Stanley
Personal information
Date of birth: (1976-01-29) January 29, 1976 (age 38)
Place of birth: Ore City, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 209 lb (95 kg)
Career information
College: Stephen F. Austin
Undrafted in 1999
Debuted in 1999 for the San Francisco 49ers
Last played in 2006 for the Houston Texans
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Free Agent
Career NFL statistics
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Benjamin Chadwick Stanley (born January 29, 1976 in Ore City, Texas) is an American football punter who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent in 1999. He played college football at Stephen F. Austin.

Stanley has also been a member of the Arizona Cardinals, Houston Texans and Indianapolis Colts.

Early years[edit]

Stanley attended Ore City High School in Ore City, Texas, and was a letterwinner in football, basketball, baseball, and track. In football, he won All-District honors at punter.

Professional career[edit]

He was not drafted to the National Football League but was signed by the San Francisco 49ers in 1999. He remained with that team for 2 years before moving to the Arizona Cardinals for a year and then to Houston to be the starter for the expansion team, the Houston Texans. Until Andre Johnson was named Offensive Player of the Week for Week 4 of the 2006 NFL season, Stanley was the only Texans player to ever be named Player of the Week.


Stanley's most notable achievement is the NFL record for most punts in a season at 114.

Life While Being a Long Time Free Agent[edit]

Stanley is currently the Director of Development at KVNE in Tyler, Texas and has been since November of 2010. [1]


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