This is a photo of Chad Hansen of the Detroit Lions NFL football team. This image reflects the Detroit Lions active roster as of Monday, July 26, 2021. (AP Photo)

Chad Hansen



Experience: 2 years

Height: 6-1

Age: 27

Weight: 202 lbs

College: California


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WRTE Career

2017New York Jets15199410.4240
2020Houston Texans521723613.9381



  • Tallied 26 receptions for 330 yards (12.7 avg.) and one touchdown in 20 career games for the Jets and Houston Texans.


  • Played two seasons (2015-16) at the University of California, Berkeley after transferring from Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho where he played one season (2013).
  • In two seasons at California, hauled in 111 receptions for 1,498 yards (13.5 avg.) and 12 touchdowns in 20 games (nine starts).
  • Appeared in 10 games with starts in nine and tallied 92 receptions for 1,249 yards and 11 touchdowns at Cal in 2016.
  • Ranked third in the country in receptions per game (9.2) and fourth in receiving yards per game (124.9).
  • Earned First-Team All-Pac-12 honors from the Associated Press, Athlon Sports, and Phil Steele as well as a Second-Team selection of the league's coaches.
  • Led the Pac-12 in receiving yards per game, receptions per game, receptions and receiving yards.


  • Attended Moorpark (Calif.) High School and registered 49 catches for 882 receiving yards (18.0 avg.) and 12 touchdowns as a senior in 2012.
  • Named first-team All-Marmonte League and All-Ventura County choice as well as team MVP and team captain in his final high school season.
  • Also the MVP of his school's track and field team as a 2013 senior, winning the Marmonte League title in the 100 meters and also as a member of two relay team winners.
  • Majored in legal studies at California.