Fuller, who turns 27 in April, was drafted by the Texans with the 21st total decide within the 2016 draft and was enjoying on his fifth-year possibility earlier than he was suspended in December for violating the NFL’s coverage on performance-enhancing substances. The six-game suspension will carry over to Week 1 of the 2021 season.
In his 5 NFL seasons, Fuller has performed in 53 of 80 video games, solely as soon as enjoying greater than 11 video games in a season. However when he was on the sector, he was a difference-maker for Houston.
In December, Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson stated he thought that, regardless of the suspension, it’s “essential” that the staff re-signed Fuller.
Houston listened to affords for Fuller earlier than the 2020 commerce deadline, however finally didn’t make a transfer. After the deadline handed, Watson stated “it will have been hell” if the staff had traded Fuller.
In 11 video games in 2020, Fuller set profession highs with 53 receptions for 879 yards and eight touchdowns. He has averaged 58.7 yards per sport and has 209 receptions for three,110 yard and 24 touchdowns in his profession.
ESPN’s Sarah Barshop contributed to this report.