|Team:||Kansas City Chiefs|
|Ht / Wt:||6'2" / 235 lb.|
|Born:||April 25, 1996|
|Drafted:||2019 / UDFA|
The Packers claimed Lovett off waivers Thursday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Analysis: Just one day earlier, the Chiefs cut Lovett loose. An undrafted free agent in 2019, he spent his first pro season on injured reserve due to a separated shoulder. Due to his ability to play both fullback and tight end, Lovett boasts the varied skill set preferred by the current iteration of the Packers.
Lovett (shoulder) will compete for a reserve spot in training camp, Tom Childs of Arrowhead Pride reports.
Analysis: Lovett spent his entire rookie season on injured reserve due to a shoulder injury, but he could offer the Chiefs a mismatch in blocking schemes for 2020. The Princeton alum has a shot to carve out a reserve role at either fullback or tight end.
The Chiefs placed Lovett (shoulder) on injured reserve Tuesday.
Analysis: Lovett suffered a shoulder injury during a preseason game against the Bengals, the severity of which will likely cost him the entire 2019 season. The 23-year-old fullback will turn his attention towards getting fully healthy.
Lovett separated his shoulder in Saturday's game against the Bengals, Brooke Pryor of The Kansas City Star reports.
Analysis: Pryor also reports that team medics were able to put Lovett's shoulder back in and that the timetable for his recovery is unknown. The 23-year-old made some nice plays before exiting the game, including a 22-yard reception.
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