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MyCole Pruitt

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The Titans have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with tight end MyCole Pruitt.

Pruitt played in all 19 games, including 11 starts, for the Titans in 2019, including all three playoff contests.

MyCole Pruitt Video

MyCole Pruitt Gets Open for 1-yard TD Against Former Team

Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill lobs a pass to tight end MyCole Pruitt for a 1-yard touchdown.

Ryan Tannehill Pinpoints MyCole Pruitt for 42-yard Completion

Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill pinpoints Titans tight end MyCole Pruitt for a 42-yard completion.

MyCole Pruitt Scores Go-Ahead Touchdown

Tennessee Titans quarterback Blaine Gabbert pulls off a perfect play-action pass for a short touchdown to tight end MyCole Pruitt.

Player Profile

MyCole Pruitt

READ: Titans Agree to Terms With TE MyCole Pruitt

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TIGHT END
6'2" | 245 LBS

COLLEGE: SOUTHERN ILLINOIS
ACQUIRED: FREE AGENT - 2018
NFL EXPERIENCE (NFL/TITANS): 4/2
HOMETOWN: SOUTH BEND, IND.
GAMES PLAYED/GAMES STARTED: 52/14 (PLAYOFFS: 4/2)

The Titans signed MyCole Pruitt from the Houston Texans' practice squad following Week 1 of the 2018 season to add competition and depth to the tight end position. The 6-foot-2-inch, 245-pounder appeared in 15 games with a start in his first season in Nashville and snared nine receptions for 102 yards with his first career touchdown. The Southern Illinois product was originally selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL Draft and has also spent time with the Chicago Bears, Buffalo Bills and Houston Texans.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • In his first season with the Titans in 2018, Pruitt tallied nine catches for a career-best 102 yards with a touchdown.
  • As a rookie in 2015, Pruitt saw action in all 16 games and grabbed 10 receptions for 89 yards.

2019 SEASON RECAP:

Regular Season: 16 Games Played | 10 Starts
Playoffs: 3 Games Played | 1 Start

  • Tied for the team lead in receptions once in 2019 (at NE).
  • Tied for the team lead in special teams tackles once in 2019 (vs. BUF).

TITANS TIDBITS:

The name MyCole has a unique origin. Pruitt's mother's name is Colette. Cole means "people's victory" in Greek baby names. She named him MyCole for My-Victory. MyCole is his mother's victory.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • The South Bend, Ind., native was originally selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the fifth round (143rd overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft. • Waived by the Vikings on Nov. 8, 2016 and signed to the team's practice squad two days later.
  • Signed by the Chicago Bears to their active roster from the Vikings' practice squad on Dec. 13, 2016.
  • Waived by the Bears on Sept. 2, 2017.
  • Signed by the Buffalo Bills to their practice squad on Sept. 4, 2017.
  • Waived from the Bills practice squad on Sept. 14, 2017.
  • Signed by the Houston Texans to their practice squad on Sept. 16, 2017.
  • Signed by the Texans to their active roster from the practice squad on Dec. 5, 2017.
  • Waived by the Texans on Sept. 2, 2018 and signed to the team's practice squad two days later.
  • Signed by the Titans to their active roster from the Texans' practice squad on Sept. 10, 2018.

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