Signed with the Washington Redskins on June 7, 2019.
Originally entered the NFL with the Detroit Lions as a college free agent on May 10, 2019… Released by the Detroit Lions on May 12, 2019… Signed with the Washington Redskins on June 7, 2019.
Played collegiately at Stetson from 2015-18 where he amassed 2,591 receiving yards on 180 receptions with 20 touchdowns in 34 games. Tallied over 100 receiving yards in one game 11 times including eclipsing the 150-yard receiving mark on seven occasions… Finished his senior season as the top receiving tight end in all of college football, leading Division I (FBS and FCS) in both receptions per game (9.4) and receiving yards per game (146.6). Recorded 1,319 receiving yards on 85 receptions for 13 touchdowns in nine games played during his final season as a Hatter. Tallied 257 receiving yards on 12 receptions for three touchdowns in a victory vs. Valparaiso (11/17). A consensus All-American who earned first team recognition from the American Football Coaches Association, the Associated Press, the Walter Camp Football Foundation, STATS FCS, Phil Steele Publications, Athlon Sports and HERO Sports in addition to being named to the FCA Athletics Directors Association All-Star team. Selected to play in the 2018 Reese's Senior Bowl... During his junior campaign in 2017, totaled 817 receiving yards on 58 receptions for one touchdown in 10 games… Hauled in 37 passes for 455 yards with six touchdowns in 11 games played at the end of his sophomore season in 2016… Saw action in four games during his freshman year.
Attended Lake Gibson H.S. in Lakeland, Fla. where he played football for just one season, recording 13 receptions for 234 yards and four touchdowns as a receiver while also playing defensive end... Was rated as a top 10 receiver by Big County Preps... Also lettered in basketball… Majored in communication and media studies… His uncle, Eric Gallon, played football at Kansas State and with the New England Patriots…Son of Donald and Feicia Parham… Last name pronounced "PAR-um"... Born Aug. 16, 1997.