Top Khari Lee News
Khari Lee: Let go from practice squad
The Lions cut Lee from the practice squad Tuesday.
Lee spent less than a week with the practice squad before being shown the door. The 28-year-old tight end hasn't played since gearing up in two games for the Bills back in 2018.... See More ... See Less
Khari Lee: Inks practice squad deal
Lee (undisclosed) signed with Detroit's practice squad Wednesday.
Lee was cut by the Falcons with an injury settlement before the season began but he appears to be back to full health. The Boise State product has spent time in the NFL and XFL, as he'll provide depth at tight end for the Lions going forward.... See More ... See Less
Khari Lee: Cut with injury settlement
Lee (undisclosed) was cut by the Falcons with an injury settlement Thursday, Aaron Wilson of The Houston Chronicle reports.
Lee inked a one-year deal with the Falcons back in March but has continued to miss time recently with an undisclosed injury. The tight end has bounced around the league during his tenure and even spent time in the XFL this spring, but if he can prove his health he may be able to find a new home during the season.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' Khari Lee: Held out Monday
Lee (undisclosed) continues to miss time with an unknown injury, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports.
The journeyman is back in the NFL after serving an XFL stint with the DC Defenders, but he's been on the shelf of late and unable to participate in the Falcons' backup tight end competition. If Lee can return to the field and make an impression among a committee consisting of Jaeden Graham, Luke Stocker and Jared Pinkney (behind starter Hayden Hurst), he may slide into one of the final roster spots or secure a role on the 16-man practice squad. According to Matthew Tabeek of the Falcons' official site, Graham currently holds pole position as the likely second-string option to Hurst.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' Khari Lee: Inks one-year deal in Atlanta
Lee signed a one-year contract with the Falcons on Wednesday, Matthew Tabeek of Atlanta's official site reports.
Lee will get the chance to compete for a reserve tight end job with Atlanta following a stint in the XFL with the DC Defenders. He recorded eight catches for 91 yards and two touchdowns before the XFL cancelled its season earlier this month.... See More ... See Less
Bills' Khari Lee: Cut ahead of Week 5
Lee, a depth tight end who has just one reception on the season, was let go Saturday, Chris Brown of the Bills' official site reports.
The Bills had a bigger need in their secondary with two regulars being very questionable to go this week, so they had to make room for defensive back Dean Marlowe on the roster. It wouldn't be a surprise to see Lee resurface with the team once other players heal up.... See More ... See Less
Bills' Khari Lee: Heading north
The Bills have claimed Lee off waivers from the Lions, Vic Carucci of The Buffalo News reports.
Lee didn't do enough in the preseason to convince the Lions to keep around a fourth tight end, but the 2015 undrafted free agent from Bowie State will do just that with the Bills, where he apparently sits behind Charles Clay, Nick O'Leary and Logan Thomas.... See More ... See Less
Khari Lee: Let go by Lions
Lee was waived by the Lions on Saturday, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.
It seems the Lions will roll with three tight ends entering the regular season, where Lee is among the odd men out. Solid in the run game, Lee could be a candidate for the practice squad.... See More ... See Less
Lions' Khari Lee: Minimal action Friday
Lee logged 13 offensive snaps during the Lions' preseason loss to the Patriots on Friday.
Lee also saw 10 snaps on special teams. He appears to be on the outside looking in as far as earning a roster spot goes.... See More ... See Less
Lions' Khari Lee: Unavailable for Wednesday's practice
Lee didn't participate in practice Wednesday, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports.
The reason behind Lee's absence Wednesday wasn't revealed, but he joined Eric Ebron, Cole Wick and Tim Wright on the sidelines for the session. Given his positioning on the depth chart, a swift return to practice would certainly benefit him.... See More ... See Less
Lions' Khari Lee: Re-signs with Lions on future deal
Lee has signed a reserve/future contract with the Lions, MLive.com reports.
Lee spent the first eight weeks of the 2016 season in Detroit after spending the summer in Chicago and logged over 100 snaps, primarily in a blocking role. He's set to square off with Matthew Mulligan and Khari Lee for depth chart slotting behind Eric Ebron and Clay Harbor.... See More ... See Less
Khari Lee: Waived by Lions
Lee was waived by the Lions on Tuesday.
Lee was released by his second team this season after the Bears parted ways with the tight end before the beginning of the regular season. In eight games with the Lions, he failed to record a single statistic, playing in a limited role on offense and special teams. He'll now look to find his way onto another roster in need of tight end depth.... See More ... See Less
Lions' Khari Lee: Claimed by Lions
Lee was claimed off waivers by the Lions on Tuesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.
Lee was waived by Chicago on Sunday after the team picked up tight end Logan Paulsen. Aside from backing up Eric Ebron, it remains unclear how Lee will fit in with current tight end bunch.... See More ... See Less
Khari Lee: Waived by Bears
Lee was waived by the Bears on Sunday, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Lee was waived in order to make room for recently acquired Logan Paulsen. Assuming he clears waivers, many close to the Bears believe that the 24-year-old tight end will be re-signed to the team's practice squad.... See More ... See Less
Bears' Khari Lee: Catches one pass Thursday
Lee caught his only pass target for three yards Thursday against the Browns.
As usual, Lee was used primarily as a blocker, and he had very little opportunity as a receiving option. Although he'll technically be listed frequently as the team's starter, he'll continue to have his biggest value to the Bears as essentially an extra offensive tackle.... See More ... See Less
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