Bengals claim wide receiver off waivers from Seattle

MORGANTOWN, WV - NOVEMBER 04: Ka’Raun White #2 of the West Virginia Mountaineers celebrates after catching a touchdown pass that was later challenged and overturned in the first half against the Iowa State Cyclones at Mountaineer Field on November 04, 2017 in Morgantown, West Virginia. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

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MORGANTOWN, WV - NOVEMBER 04: Ka’Raun White #2 of the West Virginia Mountaineers celebrates after catching a touchdown pass that was later challenged and overturned in the first half against the Iowa State Cyclones at Mountaineer Field on November 04, 2017 in Morgantown, West Virginia. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

The Cincinnati Bengals on Tuesday claimed wide receiver Ka’Raun White off waivers from Seattle.

The University of West Virginia product signed with the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent earlier this month but was released Monday.

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White (6-foot-1, 199 pounds) played in 33 games (26 starts) over three seasons for the Mountaineers.
He finished his career with 124 catches for 1862 yards and 17 TDs. As a senior last season, he had 61 catches for 1004 yards, and his 12 TDs tied for third-most in a season in WVU history.

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White’s older brothers Kevin and Kyzir also played at West Virginia. Kevin, a wide receiver for the Chicago Bears, was a first-round pick (seventh overall) in 2015, while Kyzir, a safety, was a fourth-round pick of the San Diego Chargers last month.

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