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Travis Benjamin

24-Year-Old Wide Receiver – Cleveland Browns

2013 Receiving Stats

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5

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105

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21.0

Tar

13

2014 Receiving Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

A torn ACL limited Benjamin to just five games last year, and while the Browns could be scrambling for receivers if Josh Gordon ends up getting suspended for all of 2014, Benjamin may not be recovered...

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2014 ADP:  503.67

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (WR): Hidden

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Bye Week:  4

STATUS:  Probable     INJURY:  Knee
HT: 5' 10"   WT: 175   DOB: 12/29/1989
College: Miami (FL)  Show ContractHide Contract

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Travis Benjamin Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $2.577 deal with the Browns in May of 2012.

July 28, 2014  –  Travis Benjamin News

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Benjamin (knee) is projected to be the primary return man on both kickoffs and punts this season, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Travis Benjamin NFL Stats
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  Receiving Rec Distance Big Rec Games Rushing Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Rec Yards TD Tar Avg YPT 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Att Yards Avg TD Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2012 22 Cle 14 18 298 2 37 16.6 8.1 4 1 0 0 0 6 66 11.0 0 76 0 149 1 1 1
2013 23 Cle 8 5 105 0 13 21.0 8.1 4 0 0 0 0 1 45 45.0 0 146 0 257 1 2 1
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Travis Benjamin Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rec/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5
2012 22 Cle 14 3.5 4.7 4.1 1 21 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 0
2013 23 Cle 8 1.9 2.5 2.2 1 13 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Travis Benjamin – Playing Time Overview

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#5 Wide Receiver
Also Listed As:  #1 Kick Returner, #1 Punt Returner

Snap Count Stats

143

Offensive Snaps in 2013

Travis Benjamin was on the field for 143 of his team's snaps on offense in 2013.

42

Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Travis Benjamin was on the field for 42 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Off ST
2012 297 16
2013 143 42

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Game Capsules: Week 8 Breakdowns  

Travis Benjamin 2013 Game Log
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  Snap Count Receiving Rec Distance Rushing Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Targets Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Rec Yards TD Tar Avg 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 Mia 56 7 3 44 0 8 14.7 2 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Bal 54 6 1 22 0 1 22.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Min 2 6 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 1 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Cin 6 1 1 39 0 1 39.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Buf 4 8 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 179 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Det 9 4 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 45 45.0 0 0 0 0 0 -10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @GB 8 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 86 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @KC 4 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 60 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Bal
10 BYE Bye Week
11 @Cin
12 Pit
13 Jax
14 @NE
15 Chi
16 @NYJ
17 @Pit

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Travis Benjamin
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   5' 10"
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Weight:   175 lbs
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Travis Benjamin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Benjamin (knee) didn't take part in Monday's padded practice, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

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Benjamin (knee) is practicing Saturday morning, Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.

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Benjamin (knee) said Thursday that he doesn't expect to be placed on the physically unable to perform list, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

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Benjamin (knee) is a candidate to start the season on the physically unable to perform list, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Benjamin (knee) rode a stationary bike on the sidelines of Browns' OTAs Wednesday, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Benjamin (knee) worked out on the side with trainers during Wednesday's minicamp, the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

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Coach Mike Pettine said that the Browns plan to keep Benjamin (knee) sidelined until the start of training camp, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

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Benjamin, who is bouncing back from a torn ACL that he suffered last season, will need to re-prove his health before re-emerging on the fantasy radar, but prior to his injury, the 2012 fourth-rounder had displayed some big play upside. The Browns added Nate Burleson and Andrew Hawkins to their wideout mix this offseason, which affords the team the luxury of easing Benjamin back in.

RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Benjamin saw just 37 targets last season, but he displayed the speed and big-play ability that caused the Browns to draft him in the fourth round in 2012. With Josh Gordon and Greg Little firmly entrenched ahead of him on the depth chart, the best-case scenario for Benjamin in 2013, barring injuries, is likely as the Browns' slot receiver.

2012

The prevailing assumption heading into April's draft was Cleveland would spend a high pick on a receiver. That never materialized as the team took quarterback Brandon Weeden with their second first-round selection and subsequently addressed the offensive and defensive lines before drafting Benjamin with the 5th pick of the 4th round. Heís a mid-level prospect, but possesses a trait you cannot teach, blazing speed. He ran the second-fastest 40-time at the combine (4.36) and could be worked into the Cleveland receiver rotation in 2012 as a deep threat. Benjamin posted modest numbers of 41 catches, 609 yards, 16.4 YPC, and three touchdowns in his senior year at Miami (FL). He also served as the teamís punt and kick returner and should fill those roles for the Browns at times to spell Josh Cribbs.