TRANSACTION HISTORY: Signed with Chargers, May 12, 2017.
2017: Saw action on offense in the first game of his career before being inactive as a healthy scratch for the next 14 contests…Dressed and was active, but did not participate in the final game...at Denver (Sept. 11): Made his NFL debut…Saw action on 11 offensive plays...vs. Miami (Sept. 17): Inactive (healthy scratch)…vs. Oakland (Dec. 31): Dressed and was active, but did not see action.
COLLEGE: Played in 48 career games…caught 61 passes for 601 yards and two touchdowns…finished his senior season with 24 catches for 282 yards (11.75 avg.)…had 16 receptions for 139 yards and one touchdown in 2015…caught 20 passes for 174 yards (8.7 per catch) and a TD in his sophomore season.
PERSONAL: Rivals.com ranked him as the nation’s No. 24 tight end prospect, as well as the No. 62 overall prospect at any position out of the state of Florida for 2012...caught 55 passes for 981 yards and 18 touchdowns as a senior in a breakout season that saw him earn First-Team All-State honors as well as team MVP honors...played several years of AAU basketball, and played on Amare Stoudemire’s team which placed second in nationals one summer...was active in youth groups and has taken mission trips to Alabama, Nicaragua and El Salvador.