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  • Sun., Apr. 22, 2018 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CDT Replay Saintsations Finalist Training Camp Finalists selected at the end of the preliminary audition will advance to Finalist Training Camp.
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Players

Alex Ellis
TE #81
Height:
6-4
Weight:
245
Age:
25
College:
Tennessee
Hometown:
Salisbury, MD
Experience:
2
Career Stats
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GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 3 11 3.7 6 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2016 JAX 6 3 3 11 3.7 6 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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NFL Career – Ellis is a second-year NFL veteran who after appearing in six games for Jacksonville as a rookie in 2016, spent the last six weeks of the 2017 campaign of the 2017 season on the Saints practice squad.

Transaction History – Signed by the New Orleans Saints to a reserve/future contract, 1/18/18; Signed by the Saints to the practice squad, 11/29/17; Waived by the Jacksonville Jaguars, 9/2/17; Signed by Jacksonville to active roster from the practice squad, 11/26/16; Originally signed by Tennessee as an undrafted free agent, 5/9/16.

 

2017 – Spent the last six weeks of the 2017 season on the Saints practice squad after spending the offseason and preseason with Jacksonville 2016 – Played in six games with Jacksonville, starting three, notching 11 yards on three receptions after starting season on their practice squad.

 

COLLEGE – Former walk-on earned a scholarship and became a contributor at TE during his final two seasons…Appeared in 26 games and totaled 14 receptions for 232 yards and one TD…As senior in 2015, played in all 13 games and made eight catches for 117 yards…In final college game, had best game of career in the Outback Bowl win over Northwestern, 1/1/16, making three catches for 74 yards, including a career-long 42-yard catch…As junior in 2014, played in all 13 games with one start and had six catches for 115 yards…Caught first college touchdown on a 31-yard pass from holder Patrick Ashford on a fake field goal vs. #19 Missouri, 11/22/14…Made only college start and had two catches for 26 yards in a win over Kentucky, 11/15/14…Majored in biomedical engineering.

 

PERSONAL – prepped at Delmar (Del.), where he played quarterback and also lettered in lacrosse…Born Alexander Colby Ellis in Salisbury, Md.

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