Jordan Akins maximizing his opportunities | Daily Brew
TE Jordan Akins led the Houston Texans with 68 receiving yards on Sunday in Las Vegas. All three of his receptions resulted in a Texans first down.
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TRANSACTIONS:Selected by the Houston Texans with the 34th pick of the third round (98th overall) in the 2018 NFL Draft...Signed with the New York Giants on April 22, 2022...Released by the New York Giants on Aug. 24, 2022...Signed to the Texans practice squad on Aug. 31, 2022...Elevated from the practice squad to the active roster on Sept. 24, 2022...Elevated from the practice squad to the active roster on Oct. 1, 2022.
2022 (Houston 14/6):
- Has caught 33 passes for 425 yards (12.9 avg.) and three touchdowns in 2022
- Started the season on the Texans practice squad
- Elevated to the active roster from the practice squad for the game at Chicago (9/25), where he caught a 4-yard touchdown pass from QB Davis Mills, the fourth touchdown reception of his career
- Posted 68 receiving yards at Las Vegas (10/23), which included a 39-yard reception, the second-longest of his career
- Caught a season-high five passes for 61 yards (12.2) and a touchdown at Miami (11/27), which was thrown by QB Kyle Allen
- Caught his third touchdown of the season on a pass from QB Davis Mills vs. Kansas City (12/18)