Lance Lewis
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Lewis at Redskins training camp in 2012.
No. 18     Washington Redskins
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-11-01) November 1, 1988 (age 32)
Place of birth: Concord, North Carolina
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 207 lb (94 kg)
Career information
College: East Carolina
Undrafted in 2012
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Washington Redskins ( 2012)*
  • Washington Redskins ( 2013–present)*
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
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Receiving yards     --
Receiving TDs     --

Lance Lewis (born November 1, 1988) is an American football wide receiver[1] who plays for the Washington Redskins in the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Redskins as an undrafted free agent in 2012 and, following a successful tryout, returned to the team in 2013. He played college football for East Carolina University.

Professional career

Washington Redskins

Lewis was signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent on April 29, 2012.[2] In early August, he suffered a groin injury that caused him to to be inactive for the 2012 preseason.[3][4] He was waived with an injury settlement on August 27.[5] After clearing waivers, he was placed on the Redskins' injured reserve the next day.

Lewis returned to the Redskins on May 14, 2013 following a successful tryout during the team's rookie mini-camp in early May.[6][7]

References

  1. Standig, Ben (May 11, 2012). "Rookie preview: Wide receiver Lance Lewis". CSNWashington.com. http://www.csnwashington.com/football-washington-redskins/redskins-talk/rookie-preview-wide-receiver-lance-lewis?blockID=706088. Retrieved 2012-08-27.
  2. Jones, Mike (April 29, 2012). "Redskins add 12 undrafted rookies". WashingtonPost.com. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/football-insider/post/redskins-add-12-undrafted-rookies/2012/04/29/gIQAjJvRpT_blog.html. Retrieved 2012-08-27.
  3. Jones, Mike (August 2, 2012). "Quick hits: Redskins WR Anthony Armstrong will get x-rays". WashingtonPost.com. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/football-insider/post/quick-hits-redskins-wr-anthony-armstrong-will-get-x-rays/2012/08/02/gJQAvHVjSX_blog.html. Retrieved 2012-08-27.
  4. Keim, John (August 6, 2012). "Redskins training camp". WashingtonExaminer.com. http://washingtonexaminer.com/redskins-training-camp/article/2504202#.UDwk2USDwho. Retrieved 2012-08-27.
  5. Campbell, Rich (August 27, 2012). "Redskins roster moves include Jammal Brown to reserve/physically-unable-to-perform list". WashingtonTimes.com. http://www.washingtontimes.com/blog/redskins-watch/2012/aug/27/redskins-roster-moves-include-jammal-brown-reserve/. Retrieved 2012-08-27.
  6. Boyer, Zac (May 14, 2013). "Redskins Sign Lance Lewis After Successful Tryout". Fredericksburg.com. http://news.fredericksburg.com/redskinsjournal/2013/05/14/redskins-sign-lance-lewis-after-successful-tryout/. Retrieved 2013-05-14.
  7. McMillan, Keith (May 14, 2013). "Redskins sign wide receiver Lance Lewis". WashingtonPost.com. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/football-insider/wp/2013/05/14/redskins-sign-wide-receiver-lance-lewis/. Retrieved 2013-05-14.

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