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Arrelious Benn

Arrelious Benn - #17 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 220 lbs.
Birthday 09/08/1988
Birthplace Washington, DC
College Illinois
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 2nd round, 7th pick by Buccaneers

League reacts to lockout's end

Posted July 25, 2011 @ 3:56 p.m. ET
Owners, coaches and executives from around the league reacted Monday to the news that the lockout was over and that the 2011 season is about to begin.

'It's possible' Eagles will pursue Favre

Posted July 24, 2011 @ 11:34 a.m. ET
A radio report in Philadelphia said that the Eagle may try to sign Brett Favre if they are able to trade Kevin Kolb once the lockout ends. 

Reports: Eagles DE Graham underwent microfracture surgery

Posted July 13, 2011 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
Reports surfaced Wednesday that Eagles DE Brandon Graham had microfracture surgery on his right knee this offseason.

Former Eagle Goldston dies at age 82

Posted July 12, 2011 @ 2:03 p.m. ET
One of the first African-American players in Eagles history, Ralph Goldston, passed away last Saturday at age 82.

Eagles WR Jackson apologizes for using gay slur

Posted July 09, 2011 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
Eagles WR DeSean Jackson apologized Saturday for using a gay slur on Sirius XM radio.

Nike re-signs Vick to endorsement deal

Posted July 01, 2011 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
Nike has re-signed Eagles QB Michael Vick, CNBC's Darren Rovell reported Friday. Vick's endorsement deal had ended in 2007.

Eagles won't wait to strike in free agency

Posted June 22, 2011 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
The way we hear it, the Eagles have been gearing up not only for the expected financial crunch of free agency but also the odd timing of it.

McNabb works out with Eagles

Posted June 22, 2011 @ 3:26 p.m. ET
QB Donovan McNabb worked out with his former Eagles teammates on Wednesday, according to CSNPhilly.com.

NFC East best bets to break through in 2011

Posted June 21, 2011 @ 9:19 a.m. ET
PFW identifies four players from the NFC East who are ready for coming-out parties in 2011 (clockwise from left) — Sean Lee, Jason Pierre-Paul, Trent Williams and Antonio Dixon.  

Eagles LB Jordan arrested in Virginia

Posted June 20, 2011 @ 5:41 p.m. ET
Eagles LB Akeem Jordan was arrested in Harrisonburg, Va. on Sunday and charged with misdemeanor assault and battery.

Former Chargers DE Grossman named 2011 NFL Teacher of the Year

Posted June 15, 2011 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
Former Chargers and Eagles DE Burt Grossman has been named the 2011 NFL Teacher of the Year. Grossman is a teacher at Hoover High School in San Diego, Calif.

Ex-Giants WR Burress released from jail

Posted June 06, 2011 @ 7:51 a.m. ET
After serving 20 months of a two-year sentence stemming from a gun incident at a Manhattan nightclub in late November of 2008, Plaxico Burress is being released from prison Monday.

Burress to Eagles? Perhaps not best fit

Posted June 04, 2011 @ 3:37 p.m. ET
The chatter about Michael Vick and Plaxico Burress being rehabilitated teammates in Philadelphia is a story with legs recently. We're just not sure if this one holds water.

Jacobs: 'No way' Burress joins Giants

Posted June 02, 2011 @ 7:49 p.m. ET
Giants RB Brandon Jacobs told ESPNNewYork.com that his friend, WR Plaxico Burress, will not be joining his old team next season.

Lockout limbo: Eagles report

Posted June 01, 2011 @ 9:36 a.m. ET
With NFL teams stuck in a state of limbo thanks to the lingering lockout, we offer our take on where the Eagles stand.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 15, 2013
The Eagles have acquired wide receiver Arrelious Benn and a seventh-round pick from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Philadelphia's sixth-round choice this year and a conditional draft pick in 2014.||||||| Benn, a second-round selection (39th overall) by the Buccaneers in 2010, has 59 receptions for 862 yards and five touchdowns in three seasons. He led the Buccaneers with 13 kickoff returns for 306 yards in only eight games last year before a knee injury ended his season. In 2011, Benn had career highs in catches (30), yards receiving (441) and touchdowns (3).
Posted Sept. 09, 2012
Benn returned Sunday against New York.||||||| Benn was inactive for the season opener after being sidelined for part of training camp by injuries.
Posted Jan. 01, 2012
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are missing two receivers for Sunday's game against Atlanta, including starter Arrelious Benn||||||| Benn, who has 30 catches this season, is being held out with a neck injury. The Buccaneers also are without backup Sammie Stroughter.
Posted Dec. 27, 2010
Benn has torn a ligament in his left knee and will miss the remainder of the season.||||||| Buccaneers coach Raheem Morris said Monday that the second-round draft pick likely will be placed on injured reserve. Benn was hurt Sunday when he was tackled following a first-half reception against the Seattle Seahawks. He finished the year with 25 catches for 395 yards and two touchdowns.
Posted Dec. 13, 2010
Benn recorded his first 100-yard game, finishing with 122 on four receptions in Sunday's 17-16 win over Washington.||||||| The rookie had 17 catches for 223 yards and two touchdowns in his previous 12 games.

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