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Cardinals' Deon Yelder: Signs contract with Cardinals

The Cardinals signed Yelder to a reserve/future contract Wednesday. Yelder appeared in three games with the Buccaneers during the 2021 season, making one catch for no yards while playing 14 offensive snaps. The tight end will now join Arizona for the 2022 campaign and look to build upon his career numbers of 11 catches for 86 yards.
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Giants Add TE Deon Yelder to Practice Squad

The Giants signed tight end Deon Yelder to their practice squad. Yelder, 6-foot-4 and 265 pounds, played his college ball at Western Kentucky as a walk-on. After redshirting his freshman year, he saw his first action as a sophomore but did not catch a pass until his junior season. Yelder...
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Deon Yelder: Let go by Tampa Bay

Yelder was released from the Buccaneers' practice squad Wednesday. Yelder and wideout John Hurst were both released from the Buccaneers' practice squad Wednesday, which made room for the team to add Darren Fells and Breshad Perriman. The 26-year-old made three appearances for Tampa Bay this season and caught his only target for zero yards.
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Deon Yelder: Heads to practice squad

Yelder reverted to Tampa Bay's practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log. Yelder was elevated to the active roster for Sunday's matchup with the Bears to provide depth at the tight end position with Rob Gronkowski (ribs) still sidelined. The tight end played on 11 offensive snaps and caught his only target for no gain from backup quarterback Blaine Gabbert in garbage time.
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Buccaneers' Deon Yelder: Joins active roster again

Yelder was elevated to the active roster Saturday, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports. Yelder will once again join the active roster, as Rob Gronkowski (ribs) remains out. The 26-year-old Yelder played just three offensive snaps and didn't record a target during Week 6 and will likely have another limited role Sunday.
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Deon Yelder: Returns to practice squad

Yelder reverted to the Buccaneers' practice squad Friday. Yelder was elevated for Thursday's matchup against the Eagles. He didn't record any touches across three offensive snaps.
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Bucs Elevate TE Deon Yelder for Eagles Game

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have addressed a temporary shortage at the tight end position by elevating Deon Yelder from the practice squad for Thursday night's game in Philadelphia. Earlier on Wednesday, the Buccaneers ruled tight end Rob Gronkowski out for the game against the Eagles due to the ribs injury...
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Buccaneers' Deon Yelder: Elevated for TNF

Yelder was elevated to the active roster for Thursday's matchup with the Eagles, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports. The 26-year-old will be active for the second consecutive week with Rob Gronkowski (ribs) still out. He did not play any offensive snaps last week and will operate behind O.J. Howard and Cameron Brate.
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Deon Yelder: Demoted back to practice squad

Yelder reverted to the Buccaneers' practice squad Monday according to the NFL transactions log. Yelder was promoted to the active roster ahead of Sunday's Week 3 loss to the Rams. He was on the field for 14 special teams snaps but did not record a stat.
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Bucs Elevate Rashard Robinson, Deon Yelder for Rams Game

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without four regulars on Sunday when they take on the Los Angeles Rams, but they gave themselves a little more depth on Saturday through the practice squad elevation option. The Buccaneers elected to elevate cornerback Rashard Robinson and tight end Deon Yelder from the...
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Buccaneers' Deon Yelder: Elevated to active roster

The Buccaneers elevated Yelder from their practice squad Saturday. Yelder spent the last three seasons with the Chiefs and totaled 10 catches for 86 yards across 26 appearances. The 26-year-old joins a talented and congested tight end room, so he likely won't see many offensive snaps against the Rams on Sunday.