PRO: The Titans signed Kalif Raymond to the practice squad during Week 17 of the 2018 season to add speed to the receiving corps as well as return ability. The 5-foot-8-inch, 182-pounder was originally signed by the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent following the 2016 NFL Draft and appeared in four games as a rookie. The Lawrenceville, Ga., native also spent Weeks 4-5 of the 2018 season on the Titans practice squad, and has spent time with the New York Jets and New York Giants.
• In 2017, appeared in a career-high eight games for both the New York Jets (2), and New York Giants (6). He returned 18 punts for 99 yards, and returned 14 kickoffs for 271 yards on the season.
• In 2016, made his NFL debut with the Denver Broncos and appeared in four contests as a rookie. Returned 11 punts for 111 yards, as well as six kickoffs for 137 yards.
• Raymond was a dual-sport collegiate athlete, competing in football as well as track and field during his senior season at Holy Cross. He placed second in the 100-meter dash at the 2015 New England Outdoor Championship with a time of 10.71 seconds.
• The Lawrenceville, Ga., native originally signed with the Denver Broncos as a rookie free agent following the 2016 NFL Draft.
• Waived by the Broncos on Sept. 4, 2016 and signed to the practice squad a day later.
• Signed to the Broncos active roster off of the practice squad on Dec. 2, 2016.
• Waived by the Broncos on Sept. 2, 2017.
• Claimed by the New York Jets off waivers from the Broncos on Sept. 3, 2017.
• Waived by the Jets on Sept. 20, 2017 and signed to the practice squad a day later.
• Waived by the Jets on Sept. 27, 2017.
• Signed by the New York Giants on Oct. 11, 2017 to the team’s practice squad.
• Waived by the Giants on Oct. 31, 2017 and was signed to the practice squad a day later.
• Signed to the Giants active roster off of the practice squad on Nov. 14, 2017.
• Waived by the Giants on Sept. 2, 2018.
• Signed by the Titans to the team’s practice squad on Sept. 25, 2018.
• Waived by the Titans on Oct. 2, 2018.
• Signed by the Giants to the team’s practice squad on Oct. 16, 2018.
• Waived by the Giants on Oct. 18, 2018.
• Signed by the Titans to the team’s practice squad on Dec. 24, 2018.
• Appeared in 40 games with 23 starts over four seasons (2012-15) as a wide receiver and return specialist for Holy Cross. Totaled 155 receptions for 1,683 yards and 14 touchdowns. Also returned 62 punts for 464 yards and a score as well as 80 kickoffs for 1,809 yards and two touchdowns.
• As a senior (2015), played in all 11 games and made nine starts. Caught 74 passes for 978 yards and nine touchdowns. Earned first-team All-Patriot league honors as both a wide receiver and a return specialist.
• As a junior (2014), appeared in and started nine contests and totaled 38 receptions for 305 yards and two scores. His receptions ranked eighth in the Patriot League. Also returned 13 punts for 121 yards and eight kickoffs for 149 yards. Finished the season 24th in the nation in punt returns and 92nd in receptions.
• As a sophomore (2013), saw action in 10 games and started five. Posted 42 catches for 400 yards and three touchdowns and added 16 carries for 67 yards and a score. Ranked third on the team in receptions. Tallied a team-leading 26 kickoff returns for 548 yards and also returned nine punts for 32 yards. Finished the season with a team-best 1,047 all-purpose yards which also ranked sixth in the Patriot League and 72nd in the nation.
• As a freshman (2012), played in 10 games and returned 32 kickoffs for 777 yards (24.3 average) and one touchdown as well as 19 punts for 101 yars (5.3 average). Ranked first in the league in kickoff returns, seventh in punt returns, and eighth in all-purpose yards. Also ranked 35th in the nation in kickoff returns and 51st in punt returns. Earned first-team All-Patriot League honors and All-Eastern College Athletic Conference honors. Named to the New England Football Writers All-Star team and the College Sports Journal National All-Freshman team.
• Attended Greater Atlanta Christian (Ga.) High School where he caught 30 passes for 511 yards (17.0 average) and nine touchdowns during his high school career.
• Son of Eric Raymond and Kim Ly.
• Has four brothers, Mason, Cornelius, Antonio and Kedar, and three sisters, Sydea, Madison and Ericca.
• Follow Raymond on Twitter and Instagram at @kalifraymond7.
• Born Kalif Raymond on Aug. 8, 1994 in Lawrenceville, Ga.