Fauria dances way to 3 TD catches

The Lions’
31-17
win over the Browns
on Sunday turned into a dance party for
tight end Joseph Fauria.

The undrafted free agent out of UCLA pulled down three catches,
all of them for touchdowns. But it was the way he celebrated those
scores that turned heads around the nation.

His one-yard grab from Matthew Stafford in the first quarter was
topped off by this strange move:

That looked like a mix of Beyonce from her “Single Ladies” video
mixed with a spasm.

Fauria got a double-dip of touchdowns in the fourth quarter.
After pulling down a 23-yard score, he went for the standard slam
dunk.

Then came the coup de grace. With just more than two minutes
left in the game, Fauria finished his day with a 10-yard touchdown.
That’s when he went old school and pulled out the Cabbage
Patch:

In case you’re counting at home, Fauria now has seven receptions
in 2013. And five touchdowns. The two that came before also had
some impressive celebrations.

Here’s one:

And here’s the other:

He’s among the league leaders in receiving scores and he still
doesn’t have double-digit catches.

He might just make it in this league.