By Lewis Gould
WFT has added free agents tight end Deon Yelder and cornerback Linden Stephens.
The 26-year-old Yelder is entering his fourth season in the NFL. After going undrafted out of Western Kentucky, Yelder signed with New Orleans as an undrafted free agent. He was cut at the end of training camp.
Yelder then signed with Kansas City’s practice squad on Oct. 4, 2018. He was promoted to the active roster and appeared in three games that season. Yelder played in a total of nine games for the Chiefs in 2019, catching three passes for 50 yards.
Yelder appeared in 14 games for Kansas City in 2020. He caught seven passes for 36 yards.