Nate Becker

Nate Becker

Tight End #44
Team: Detroit Lions
Ht / Wt:6'5" / 264 lb.
College:Miami (OH)
Age:24
Born:March 24, 1996
Drafted:2019 / UDFA

Nate Becker: Signs future deal

Becker secured a reserve/future contract with the Bills on Monday.

Analysis: The Bills were eliminated by the Texans in the wild-card round, so they're preparing for the 2020 campaign. Becker -- an undrafted rookie -- spent the season on the Bills' practice squad and was never brought up to the active roster. He'll compete for a depth role again next year.

January 6, 2020 8:25 AM EST

Nate Becker: Joins practice squad

Becker signed with the Bills' practice squad Thursday.

Analysis: The Bills cut Becker during roster cutdowns and he now resurfaces on the practice squad. The undrafted rookie out of Miami (Ohio) will work to develop as a special-teams asset with the chance of being called up to the 53-man roster if needed.

September 12, 2019 11:05 AM EST

Nate Becker: Cut by Buffalo

Becker was let go Saturday, Chris Brown of the Bills' official site reports.

Analysis: The undrafted rookie out of Miami (Ohio) never had much of a chance to make the team once a couple of other drafted rookies -- Dawson Knox and Tommy Sweeney -- proved their worth.

August 31, 2019 2:18 PM EST

Nate Becker: Finds new home

Becker agreed to sign a contract with the Bills on Wednesday, Sal Capaccio of WGR Sports Radio 550 Buffalo reports.

Analysis: Becker originally signed a contract with Lions this offseason as an undrafted free agent, but after he was cut May 12, found a new team. Becker -- who posted 19 receptions for 2019 yards and two touchdowns over three years at Miami -- will now have an opportunity to latch onto the Bills' roster in 2019.

June 5, 2019 6:06 PM EST

Nate Becker: Waived by Detroit

Becker was waived by the Lions on Friday.

Analysis: This news comes just two days after Becker signed a deal with the Lions. Detroit also released fellow tight end Donald Parham on Friday. Becker -- who posted 19 receptions for 2019 yards and two touchdowns over three years at Miami -- will now have to look elsewhere for an opportunity.

May 12, 2019 9:43 AM EST

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