Former Kentucky standout Bud Dupree is on the move. After spending the past 2 seasons with the Tennessee Titans, the Georgia native is heading home to play for the Atlanta Falcons.

According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, it is a 1-year deal worth up to $5 million for Dupree. ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler shares that the Pittsburgh Steelers were heavily involved, but would only offer Dupree a 2-year contract. Dupree played for the Steelers from 2015-to-2020.

A first-team All-SEC selection in 2014, Dupree is entering his 9th NFL season. His professional career began in 2015 when he was drafted No. 22 overall by the Steelers.

After 6 seasons with the Steelers, Dupree played for the Tennessee Titans the past 2 seasons. He’s coming off 11 regular-season appearances, all starts, in 2022. Dupree recorded 18 tackles, including 6 TFL and 4 sacks, along with 2 fumble recoveries and 1 forced fumble.