Tajaé Sharpe will get a lot more time to do the job with one particular of the NFL’s leading quarterbacks.
The Kansas City Chiefs strategy to re-signal the previous Tennessee Titans wide receiver, in accordance to an NFL Network report on Monday.
Sharpe joined the Chiefs past December as a member of their follow squad adhering to an inconsequential stint with the Minnesota Vikings. He under no circumstances built it on to Kansas City’s active roster or appeared in a activity for the two-time AFC champions whose period ended with a decline to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Super Bowl LV.
The 26-calendar year-aged now will have a whole offseason to get the job done with quarterback Patrick Mahomes and to function himself into the Chiefs’ offense, which led the NFL in full yards and passing yards and was sixth in scoring past period. For all of that achievements, nevertheless, Kansas Town was 14th in the league in red zone achievements level and tied for 22nd in target-to-go good results price.
At 6-foot-2, 194 lbs, Sharpe is a big body with a background of production in close proximity to the goal line. In 2019, his last year with Tennessee, he scored touchdowns on all 3 passes thrown to him when the line of scrimmage was the opponent’s 10 or nearer and concluded second on the team with 4 complete landing receptions. For his occupation, his capture share on plays from the 10 and in is 66.7, well previously mentioned his total 54.8 p.c capture level.
Sharpe, a fifth-spherical pick in 2016, has 92 receptions for 1,167 yards with 8 touchdowns – all in 4 several years with the Titans. He set occupation-highs with 41 receptions for 522 yards as a rookie, with missed all of 2017 with an injury and then noticed his function lower over the up coming two seasons.
A cost-free agent in 2020, he signed a just one-year, $1 million cost-free-agent offer with Minnesota early in the offseason but performed in just four online games. He was targeted 3 times and did not have a reception just before he was released.