Devin Lewis Fuller was born on January 24, 1984 in Englewood, NJ and attended Northern Valley Region High in Old Tappan, NJ. He enrolled at UCLA as a quarterback and began the year as a redshirt, but injuries at wide receiver prompted a position change. He finished the year with a pair of starts in nine appearances, catching 20 passes for 145 yards (7.3 avg) and two touchdown. He also returned nine kickoffs for 167 yards (18.6 avg) and a pair of punts for six yards (3.0 avg). He started 10 of 12 games as a sophomore at slot receiver, finishing the year with 43 catches for 471 yards (11.0 avg) and four touchdowns. He ran the ball four times for eight yards (2.0 avg) and another touchdown and also completed a pair of pass attempts for 32 yards. He returned eight kickoffs for 224 yards (28.0 avg) as well on his way to earn All-Pac-12 honorable mention. He started five of 13 games in the slot as a junior, catching 59 passes for 447 yards (7.6 avg) and a touchdown. He returned two kickoffs for 40 yards (20.0 avg) and completed one pass for nine yards. He moved to the "Z" receiver as a senior, starting seven of 11 games, missing two games due to a concussion and ankle injury. He finished the year with 24 catches for 259 yards (10.8 avg) and three scores, while also returning 17 kickoffs for 411 yards (24.2 avg) and 12 punts for 141 yards (11.8 avg). He was selected by the Atlanta Falcons in the seventh round (238th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.
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Signed by Atlanta Falcons on May 6, 2016 ... Placed on injured reserve by Falcons with a shoulder injury on August 31, 2016.
Signed a four-year contract with the Falcons worth $2,413,784 including a $73,784 signing bonus. His base salaries are: $450,000 (2016); $540,000 (2017); $630,000 (2018) and $720,000 (2019) and his cap hits are: $468,446 (2016); $558,446 (2017); $648,446 (2018) and $738,446 (2019).