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Kelvin Benjamin
Kelvin Benjamin
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Kelvin Benjamin

WR

Date of birth
Feb 05, 1991
College
Florida State
Height
6-5
Weight
240 Lbs

Bio

Kelvin Benjamin is a wide receiver for the Carolina Panthers. He played college football at Florida State University and was part of the 2014 BCS Championship team.

EARLY YEARS

Benjamin was born on February 5, 1991 in Belle Glade, Florida. He was considered the 8th-best WR in the nation while he was playing at Glades Central High School. He was ranked ahead of Donte Moncrief (Ole Miss) and Brandin Cooks (Oregon State), but was ranked behind former LSU wide-outs Jarvis Landry and Odell Beckham, Jr.

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY

After being redshirted as a freshman, he started all 14 games his second year on campus. He finished his first year as a starter with 30 receptions, 495 yards, and four TDs.

The following year, he led the ACC and was third in the nation with 15 receiving TDs. He also had 54 receptions for 1,011 yards, 7th-most in the conference. He caught the game-winning TD against Auburn in the BCS Championship Game with 13 seconds remaining.

He was named to the Third-Team All-Conference after the season.

CAROLINA PANTHERS

At the 2014 NFL Combine, Benjamin measured in at 6-foot-5, 240 pounds and ran a 4.61-second 40-yard dash.

He was drafted by the Panthers with the 28th pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. 

Game Log

Date Opponent Result REC TAR YDS Y/R LONG RZ TAR TD ATT YDS Y/A RZ ATT TD
1-10-2015 @ Seattle Seahawks Seattle Seahawks 31-17 7 10 75 10.7 28 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
1-3-2015 @ Arizona Cardinals Arizona Cardinals 27-16 4 7 33 8.3 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-28-2014 @ Atlanta Falcons Atlanta Falcons 3-34 1 5 9 9.0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-21-2014 @ Cleveland Browns Cleveland Browns 17-13 5 12 47 9.4 18 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-14-2014 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19-17 8 13 104 13.0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

News

Kelvin Benjamin: 'All Signs' Point To Him Playing

by Football News

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin, who suffered a concussion in last week's game, is expected to play Sunday against the Green Bay Packers, according to the Charlotte Observer... Read more

Week 7 Injury Report

Week 7 Injury Report

by Anthony Olivetti

There were several key season-ending injuries around the league last week. Victor Cruz, Knowshon Moreno, and Stevan Ridley all went down with knee injuries. We’ve also got marquee guys like A.J... Read more