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DeVier
Posey
#8 Wide Receiver
DeVier
Posey
#8 Wide Receiver
Height 6'2
Weight 210 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1990-03-15 (31)
Born Redwood City, CA
School Ohio State
Status AMER
Receptions 1
Yards 4
Touchdowns 0
Average 4.0

Born: March 15, 1990- Columbus, Ohio
2021Years as a Lion: 2nd   Years in CFL: 5th   Status: American
Career Games: 0   Playoffs: 0    Grey Cup: 0

Acquired:
DeVier returned to the Lions as a free agent in October 2021 after originally signing as a free agent in 2018 and suiting up in eight games.

Highlights:
2021: Re-signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on February 5 and was placed on the six-game injured list before being released on September 30. Returned to the Lions in early October.

2020: Signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats February 12…Did not play in 2020 due to Covid-19 pandemic.

2019: Joined the Montreal Alouettes just prior to training camp and hauled in 50 catches for 780 yards and three touchdowns in 12 regular season games.

2018: Following a training camp stint with the Baltimore Ravens, Posey joined the BC Lions in September and was a major catalyst as the team rallied to win six of the eight games he played in. Recorded 31 receptions for 441 yards and also had a three-touchdown performance in a 42-32 win over Edmonton on October 19th that helped the team lock up a playoff berth.

2017: Played 12 games registering 52 receptions for 744 yards and seven receiving touchdowns. Named MVP of the 105th Grey Cup after hauling in seven receptions for 175 yards, including a Grey Cup record 100-yard touchdown reception.

2016: Signed with the Toronto Argonauts September 19 and went on to appear in four games, recording 13 receptions for 161 yards.

2015: Traded by Houston to the New York Jets in May before being waived at the end of training camp.

2012- 2014: Selected by the Houston Texans in the third round, 68th overall in the 2012 NFL Draft. Over the next three seasons, Posey suited up in 26 games over three seasons and caught 22 passes for 272 yards.

College:

2008-2011: Played in 42 games over four seasons at Ohio State University (2008-11) collecting 136 receptions for 1,955 yards and 18 receiving touchdowns…Added three carries for 13 yards and four punt returns for nine yards.

Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC ATT YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2016
TOR 4 13 16 161 54 0 12.4 28
2017
TOR 12 52 79 744 238 7 14.3 79
2018
BC 8 29 55 395 119 3 13.6 65
2019
MTL 12 50 84 780 206 3 15.6 58
2021
BC 1 1 5 4 4 0 4.0 4
Total
37 145 239 2084 621 13 14.4 79

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2016
TOR 4 0 0 0 0.0 0
2017
TOR 12 0 0 0 0.0 0
2018
BC 8 0 0 0 0.0 0
2019
MTL 12 0 0 0 0.0 0
2021
BC 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
37 0 0 0 0.0 0

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2016
TOR 4 2 20 10.00 11 0
2017
TOR 12 0 0 0.00 0 0
2018
BC 8 0 0 0.00 0 0
2019
MTL 12 0 0 0.00 0 0
2021
BC 1 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
37 2 20 10.0 11 0

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2016
TOR 4 8 127 15.90 21 0
2017
TOR 12 0 0 0.00 0 0
2018
BC 8 0 0 0.00 0 0
2019
MTL 12 0 0 0.00 0 0
2021
BC 1 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
37 8 127 15.9 21 0

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC ATT YDS TD AVG LG
10-23
12 WPG 1 5 4 0 4.0 4
Total
1 5 4 0 4.0 4

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
10-23
12 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
0 0 0 0.0 0

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
10-23
12 WPG 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
10-23
12 WPG 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0