According to Atlanta Falcons beat writer Vaughn McClure. Defenders Tight End Khari Lee signed a one year deal with the Falcons. He is the first DC Defender to sign an NFL contract.
Falcons agree to terms with former XFL tight end Khari Lee. One year deal. Was with DC Defenders.— vaughn mcclure (@vxmcclure23) March 25, 2020
Lee finished the shortened season with 8 receptions, 91 yards, and 2 touchdowns. The DC Defenders finished 3 – 2 and struggle at times on offense but Lee was a bright spot.
Lee was drafted in the 5th round Phase 1 of the 2020 XFL Draft. He played his college ball of Bowie State in Maryland with NFL stops including the Texans, Breas, Lions, and Bills.
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