Will Tye was signed by the New England Patriots to the practice squad on Oct. 12, 2017 ... Originally signed by N.Y. Giants as a rookie free agent (5/11/15) ... Released by N.Y. Giants (9/1/15) ... Signed by N.Y. Giants to the practice squad (9/7/15) ... Signed by N.Y. Giants to the 53-man roster from the practice squad (10/3/15) ... Released by N.Y. Giants (9/2/17) ... Claimed off waivers and awarded to N.Y. Jets (9/3/17) ... Released by N.Y. Jets (10/3/17).
2017 (3/1 - N.Y. Jets)
- Appeared in three games with one start for the Jets and totaled four receptions for 38 yards.
- Went to training camp with N.Y. Giants and was released prior to the start of the regular season.
2016 (16/10, 1/1 - N.Y. Giants)
- Played in all 16 regular season games with 10 starts and finished with 48 receptions for 395 yards and one touchdown.
- Started in the Giants Wild Card playoff loss at Green Bay (1/8) and caught four passes for 66 yards.
- Caught two passes for 12 yards and a touchdown vs. Chicago (11/20).
2015 (13/7 - N.Y. Giants)
- Played in 13 regular-season games with seven starts after making the team as a rookie free agent and registered 42 receptions for 464 yards and three touchdowns.
- Totaled five receptions for 30 yards and his first NFL touchdown at Miami (12/14).
- Played in 23 games with 18 starts in two seasons at Stony Brook after transferring from Florida State. His two-year totals were 79 catches for 1,015 yards, and nine touchdowns.
- Had a career-high 45 receptions for 520 yards in 2013.
- Caught 34 passes for 495 yards, and a career-best 5 scores as a senior in 2014.
- At Florida State, Tye played in four games as a redshirt freshman in 2011 and four more in 2012.
- Attended the Salisbury School in Connecticut where he totaled 587 yards receiving and six touchdowns as a senior.
- Majored in sociology at Stony Brook.