Bug Howard

 Tight End
Height: 6'6
 Weight: 228
 College: North Carolina
CAREER STATS:
Career Stats Rushing Receiving  
 Year Team G Rsh Yds Avg Lng TD   Rec Yds Avg Lng TD  
 2027 Chesapeake 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   7 129 18.4 56 0  
 2028 Chesapeake 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   48 628 13.1 46 2  
 2029 Chesapeake 0 0 0 0.0 0 0   0 0 0.0 0 0  
 3 Seasons 28 0 0 0.0 0 0 55 757 13.8 56 2

Career Stats Punt Returns Kick Returns  
 Year Team G PR FC Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD  
 2027 Chesapeake 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0  
 2028 Chesapeake 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0  
 2029 Chesapeake 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0  
 3 Seasons 28 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0

Career Stats Misc. Scoring  
 Year Team G TT Fum FR   TD Rsh Rec PR KR 2pt Points  
 2027 Chesapeake 14 1 0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 2028 Chesapeake 14 3 1 0   2 0 2 0 0 1 14  
 2029 Chesapeake 0 0 0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 3 Seasons 28 4 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 14

PROFILE:

FIFL Experience: Drafted 18th overall in the 1st round of the 2027 FIFL Draft by the Chesapeake Tide.

Professional Experience: After going undrafted in the 2017 NFL Draft, Howard was signed as a free agent by the Indianapolis Colts. He was waived by the Colts at the end of the 2017 preseason. On September 26, 2017, Howard was signed to the Cleveland Browns' practice squad. He signed a reserve/future contract with the Browns on January 1, 2018. He was waived by the Browns on April 12, 2018. On May 14, 2018, Howard signed with the Carolina Panthers. He was waived on August 31, 2018, as part of final roster cuts. On November 9, 2018, Howard signed with the Atlanta Legends of the Alliance of American Football (AAF) for the 2019 season. After the AAF ceased operations in April 2019, Howard signed with the Denver Broncos on May 13, 2019, following a mini-camp tryout. He was placed on injured reserve on August 21, 2019. He was waived from injured reserve with an injury settlement on August 30, 2019. He was re-signed to the practice squad on December 4, 2019. He signed a reserve/future contract with the Broncos on December 31, 2019. He was waived on April 27, 2020. Howard joined the Alphas of The Spring League for its 2020 Fall season. On December 14, 2020, Howard signed with the practice squad of the Jacksonville Jaguars. His practice squad contract with the team expired after the season on January 11, 2021. On July 30, 2021, Howard signed with the Buffalo Bills. He was waived on August 24, 2021.

College Experience: Howard caught 22 passes in his freshman season at North Carolina. Howard scored the first touchdown of the 2015 college football season, his junior year, when he caught a touchdown pass from quarterback Marquise Williams in their game against the South Carolina Gamecocks. In his four-year career at UNC, Howard played in 46 games. He caught 146 passes for 2,048 yards and scored 18 touchdowns. He had just four dropped passes in four seasons at UNC.

Personal Experience: Born November 28th, 1994 in Rochelle, Georiga. Howard, who was given the nickname "Bug" by his grandmother when he was a toddler, attended Wilcox County High School in Rochelle, Georgia.