|Team:||New England Patriots|
|Ht / Wt:||6'1" / 201 lb.|
|College:||Southeast Missouri State|
|Born:||January 10, 1997|
|Drafted:||2020 / UDFA|
Wilkerson has signed a contract for the Patriots' reserves/future list on Monday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
Analysis: After making his NFL debut with the Patriots, Wilkerson has now officially signed a contract with New England. The receiver will hopefully build on both his offensive and special-teams snaps, as he only played two offensive snaps in his solo game this season.
Wilkerson reverted to the Patriots' practice squad Tuesday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
Analysis: In his NFL debut, Wilkerson played just two offensive snaps and didn't log any special-teams work. The undrafted rookie will head back to the practice squad for now, and he could be called back up next week against the Ravens if N'Keal Harry (concussion) is unavailable.
The Patriots elevated Wilkerson to the active roster for Monday's game versus the Jets, Doug Kyed of NESN.com reports.
Analysis: Wilkerson will make his NFL debut Monday night. The undrafted rookie out of Southeast Missouri State was extremely productive in his senior season, racking up 71 receptions for 1,350 yards and 10 touchdowns. He's one of five healthy wide receivers suiting up for the Patriots in primetime.
Wilkerson traveled to New York with the Patriots and could be activated for Monday's game against the Jets, Doug Kyed of NESN.com reports.
Analysis: The transaction likely won't become official until Monday afternoon, but it's expected at this point because the Patriots' only healthy wide receivers are Jakobi Meyers, Damiere Byrd and Gunner Olszewski. The undrafted rookie out of Southeast Missouri State was highly productive in his senior season, generating a 71-1,350,10 line.
The Titans waived Wilkerson on Saturday, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
Analysis: The undrafted rookie out of Southeast Missouri State could be a candidate for the practice squad, provided that he goes unclaimed on waivers.
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