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PRO CAREER:



Has appeared in 88 games (54 starts) and has 150 receptions for 1,460 yards and 11 touchdowns
In 2019, caught 16 passes for 142 yards (8.9 avg.) in his debut season with the Lions
One of five tight ends in the NFL to average at least 14.0 yards per catch on 30+ receptions in 2018
Left Pittsburgh ranked sixth in receptions (120), seventh in touchdowns (nine) and eighth in receiving yards (1,189) among all-time Steelers tight ends



2020 SEASON (Lions):



Appeared in 16 games (seven starts), recording 14 receptions for 192 yards (9.2 avg.) and two touchdowns
Recorded three receptions for 28 yards and a touchdown in Week 3 at Arizona (9/27)
Scored a touchdown on his only reception of the game in Week 13 at Bears (12/6)



2019 SEASON (Lions):



Appeared in 16 games (11 starts) and hauled in 16 passes for 142 yards (8.9 avg.) in his first season with the team
Caught one pass for 15 yards (15.0 avg.) in Week 1 at Arizona (9/8)
Caught a game-clinching seven-yard pass for a first down with :53 left in the fourth quarter in Week 2 against the Los Angeles Chargers (9/15)
Recorded a critical third down conversion catch (seven yards) during the third-quarter touchdown drive in Week 12 at Washington (11/24)



2018 SEASON (Steelers):



Appeared in 16 games (seven starts) and totaled 30 receptions for a career-high 423 yards (14.1 avg.) and two touchdowns
Was one of five tight ends in the NFL to average at least 14.0 yards per reception on 30-plus receptions
Caught five passes for a career-high 138 yards (27.6 avg.) and one touchdown vs. Kansas City in Week 2. This marked his first-career 100-yard performance
Hauled in a career-long 51-yard pass at Baltimore in Week 9



2017 SEASON (Steelers):



Played in 16 games (14 starts) and recorded 43 receptions for 372 yards (8.7 avg.) and three touchdowns
Produced his first-career multi-touchdown game in Week 1 at Cleveland
Registered a career-high 10 receptions for 97 yards in Week 14 vs. Baltimore



2016 SEASON (Steelers):



Appeared in 16 games (13 starts) and posted 39 receptions for 338 yards (8.7 avg.) and three touchdowns
Caught six passes for 43 yards (7.2 avg.) and one touchdown vs. the New York Jets in Week 5
Finished the postseason with 11 receptions for 137 yards (12.5 avg.), including five catches for 83 yards (16.6 avg.) vs. Kansas City in the Divisional Round



2015 SEASON (Steelers):



Played in eight games (two starts) as a rookie and logged eight receptions for 56 yards (7.0 avg.) and one touchdown
Caught a four-yard touchdown in his NFL debut vs. Oakland in Week 9




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