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Alex Ellis has found his new home in the National Football League.
The former Delmar athlete inked a contract with the Las Vegas Raiders on Wednesday, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL Network. Ellis signed with the New England Patriots prior to the start of the 2020 season but was released just five days later.
He did not record a snap with an NFL team in last year’s regular season.
Aug 22, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles tight end Alex Ellis (48) catches a touchdown pass against Baltimore Ravens defensive back Bennett Jackson (33) during the third quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. Mandatory Credit: Youth Nick Bowers Jersey, Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
Ellis, 28, is considered an NFL journeyman, suiting up for seven organizations since 2016. He’s had stints with the Tennessee Titans, Jacksonville Jaguars, New Orleans Saints, Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles and Patriots prior to joining the Raiders.
A tight end, the Delmar grad joins a crowded Raiders’ group which features one of the position’s best; Darren Waller. Others like Foster Moreau, Derek Carrier, Nick Bowers, Matt Bushman and Carson Williams are Throwback Nick Bowers Jersey, also on the depth chart.
Ellis saw one of his more productive seasons in 2019 with the Eagles. He took the field for three games and was used primarily as a blocker. Ellis recorded three catches and a touchdown during the preseason.
Suiting up for the University of Tennessee, Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic, Ellis went undrafted out of college. He signed as a free agent in 2016 with the Titans, but was cut before the start of the regular season.