|Ht / Wt:||5'8" / 186 lb.|
|Born:||April 25, 1997|
|Drafted:||2019 / UDFA|
McKnight signed a reserve/future contract with the Broncos on Monday, mMike Klis of 9News Denver reports.
Analysis: McKnight joined the Broncos after going unselected in April's draft and eventually ended up on the practice squad.
McKnight earned reps with the starting offense on Friday and was able to make a clutch first-down catch, Troy Renck of ABC 7 Denver reports.
Analysis: Renck later reported that McKnight has been one of the sleepers through the first week of camp. With the first four wide-receiver slots all but set, McKnight may be competing with fellow unheralded rookies JuWann Winfree and Trinity Benson for one or two spots. For his part, McKnight brings an All-American pedigree from FCS contender Samford, where he nabbed 313 passes for 4,357 yards and 32 touchdowns in four seasons, including a 14-catch, 215-yard clinic against Florida State in 2018. His capabilities as a punt returner may prove to be a difference maker.
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