Tim Wright Signs with Lunar Sports Group

Posted on Oct 30, 2017 | 0 comments

Tim Wright Signs with Lunar Sports Group

Veteran NFL tight end, Tim Wright has signed with Lunar Sports Group for contract representation. Wright is currently a free agent after spending the 2017 pre season with the Detroit Lions. Pat Capra will serve as Tim Wright’s agent.

Wright was originally signed as an undrafted free agent out of Rutgers by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers following the 2013 NFL Draft. Wright played all 16 games for the Buccaneers, starting 8, finishing the season with 54 catches for 571 yards and 5 touchdowns, the yards and touchdowns tied for the most by an undrafted rookie tight end in NFL history. Wright was the only rookie tight end in 2013 to have more than 500 receiving yards.

On August 26, 2014, Wright was traded by the Buccaneers to the New England Patriots along with a 2015 4th round draft pick for guard Logan Mankins. Wright played in 11 games for the Patriots, catching 26 passes for 259 yards, with a career-high 6 touchdowns. Wright played in the Patriots Super Bowl XLIX victory over the Seattle Seahawks.

Wright played for the Lions during the 2015 season where he finished with nine receptions for 77 yards and two touchdowns. After re-signing with the Lions to a one-year contract., Wright tore his ACL on May 31, 2016 and was placed on season-ending injured reserve. On August 9, 2017, Wright re-signed with the Lions before being released at the end of the preseason.

For information and opportunities regarding Tim Wright, please contact Pat Capra at PCapra@lunarsportsgroup.com