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No tight pause in NFL historical previous has amassed 8,000 occupation receiving yards sooner than the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs’ Travis Kelce.
Kelce done the feat after he hauled in a 5-yard pass early within the third quarter of a avenue recreation in opposition to the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. He has played in 113 occupation games and grew to change into the team’s starting up tight pause in 2014.
The 31-year-modern Kelce is coming off a 105-steal, 1,416-yard, 11-touchdown season. He started the 2021 campaign with six catches for 76 yards and two ratings versus the Cleveland Browns.
Kelce had four catches and 43 yards Sunday after his tale-atmosphere reception. He soon added a 46-yard touchdown steal later within the quarter.
Per the Chiefs Communications Division, finest eight tight ends possess ever surpassed 8,000 occupation receiving yards. Tony Gonzalez, formerly of the Chiefs and Atlanta Falcons, is No. 1 among tight ends with 15,127 occupation receiving yards.