|7||Patriots||L 31 - 38||0||0||0|
|6||@Dolphins||L 28 - 31|
|4||Buccaneers||W 48 - 10||1||20||20||20||1|
|3||@Cardinals||W 16 - 14||1||2||2||2||0|
|2||Seahawks||W 24 - 17||1||6||6||6||0|
|1||@Packers||L 23 - 24|
WR TE Career
|2012||Kansas City Chiefs||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
PRO CAREER: Appeared in 59 games (12 starts) in five seasons with Kansas City (2012), Washington (2013) and Chicago (2014-17), hauling in 59 receptions for 833 yards (14.1 avg) and 4 touchdowns ... Posted a career-high 282 receiving yards in 2016 ... has 6 kickoff returns for 128 yards (21.3 avg), 17 STTs and 1 opponent fumble recovery on a muffed punt.
HONORS AND AWARDS: 2016: Brian Piccolo Award.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed with the Kansas City Chiefs (4/30/12) ... waived by the Chiefs (8/31/12) ... signed to Kansas City's practice squad (9/1/12) ... signed to the Chiefs active roster (12/8/12) ... waived by Kansas City (8/31/13) ... signed to the San Diego Chargers practice squad (9/10/13) ... waived by the Chargers (11/19/13) ... signed to the Washington Redskins practice squad (11/21/13) ... signed to the Redskins active roster (11/26/13) ... waived by Washington (4/5/14) ... acquired from waivers by the Chicago Bears (4/8/14) ... waived by Chicago (8/30/14) ... signed to the Bears practice squad (9/1/14) ... signed to Chicago's active roster (9/13/14) ... waived by the Bears (9/22/14) ... signed to Chicago's practice squad (9/23/14) ... signed to the Bears active roster (12/8/14) ... re-signed with Chicago (4/18/16) ... re-signed with Chicago (4/14/18). SIGNED THROUGH 2018.
2017 SEASON: Appeared in 15 games (seven starts), catching 24 passes for 376 yards (15.7 avg) and 1 touchdown ... recorded six multiple-catch games ... caught his TD pass in Week 10 vs. Green Bay at Soldier Field, a 46-yarder (the second-longest of his career) from Mitchell Trubisky ... added 2 STTs ... inactive for Game 11.
PREVIOUS SEASONS: 2016: Saw action in all 16 contests starting 2 (Games 12 and 13) at WR, notching 19 receptions for 282 yards (14.8 avg) and 1 touchdown ... carried the ball 4 times for 37 yards (9.3 avg) ... his 282 receiving yards is a career high and his 19 receptions ties his career-high ... added 5 STTs, which ranked tied for 4th on the Bears. 2015: Saw action in all 16 contests starting 3 (Games 12, 15-16) at WR, notching 19 receptions for 224 yards (11.8 avg) and a career-high 2 touchdowns ... added 10 STTs, which ranked 2nd on the Bears, and an opponent fumble recovery on a muffed punt ... first NFL catch was a 48-yard TD in Game 2 ... first Bears player since Brian Urlacher on 12/23/2001 at Washington to have his first career reception go for a touchdown ... frist Bears player since WR Marty Booker on 11/14/1999 vs. Minnesota to have his first career reception for a touchdown of at least 48 yards (Booker's touchdown reception was 57 yards). 2014: Appeared in 4 contests for Chicago (Games 2 & 14-16) on offense and special teams ... saw one passing target but did not record a reception ... spent first week of season on Bears practice squad before being elevated to 53-man roster prior to Game 2 at SF ... after being waived prior to Week 3, spent Weeks 4-14 on Bears practice squad before being elevate back to 53-man roster on Dec. 8.2013: Appeared in 5 games for the Redskins ... also spent time on their practice squad. 2012: Spent time on the Chiefs practice squad before being elevated to their active roster ... appeared in 3 games, notching 5 kickoff returns for 101 yards (20.2 avg).
COLLEGE: Played in 26 games (17 starts) in two seasons at Louisville ... compiled 53 catches for 681 yards (12.8 avg.) with 7 TDs ... prior to his arrival at Louisville, played at Butte Community College where he caught 80 passes for 1,307 yards (16.3 avg.) with 17 TDs, marking a school record ... saw action on both sides of the ball at wide receiver and cornerback as a senior ... played in 13 games with 4 starts, 3 at WR, 1 at CB ... caught 24 passes for 280 yards (11.7 avg.) with 2 scores and recorded 10 tackles ... as a junior, appeared in 13 games (9 starts) ... recorded 29 receptions for 401 yards (13.8 avg.) and tied a team-high with 5 TDs ... added 5 kickoff returns for 120 yards (24.0 avg.).
PERSONAL: Played at Boca Ciega High School in Gulfport, Fla.
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