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Cole Beasley returns to the Bills; ends his retirement

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By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

The Buffalo Bills have signed free-agent wide receiver Cole Beasley. He has been signed to the team’s practice squad.

Beasley comes out of retirement with this move. He had been retired for the past two months.

Cole Beasley returns a punt against the Kansas City Chiefs (Photo by Roy K. Miller/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

He signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Then, after two weeks, he abruptly retired.

With the Buccaneers, he had four receptions for 17 yards. He walked away from the game as he said he wanted to spend more time with his family.

After Stefon Diggs and Gabriel Davis, there is a drastic difference with the other receivers. Diggs is the team leader with 1,239 yards.

Davis is next with 696 receiving yards. The third receiver is Isaiah McKenzie who has 380 yards.

Beasley returns to the Bills, where he played from 2019 through 2021. He was released by the Bills this past March.

He also played for the Dallas Cowboys from 2012 through 2018.

Beasley has appeared in 151 NFL games. He made 50 starts.

He has had 554 receptions for 5,726 yards and 34 touchdowns. He also had one carry for seven yards, which came during the 2016 season.

Last season in the Bills’ offensive setting, he appeared in 16 starts. He made eight starts.

Beasley tied a career-high 82 receptions for 693 yards and one touchdown. He had back-to-back 82 reception seasons with the Bills in 2020 and 2021.

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Anthony Caruso III
Anthony Caruso III
Anthony Caruso III is the Publisher of The Capital Sports Report. He has been in the Journalism field since August 2002. Since that time, Mr. Caruso has covered many marquee events. This includes 13 Heisman Trophy ceremonies, 2 Little World Series events, and one Army-Navy College Football game.
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