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Kevin Bentley

Kevin Bentley - #57 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 247 lbs.
Birthday 12/29/1979
Birthplace North Hills, CA
College Northwestern
Years played 11
Drafted 2002, 4th round, 3rd pick by Browns

2011 free-agent tracker, by position

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 9:31 p.m. ET
Follow the movement of the 2011 free agents in this list, broken down by position.


Posted Aug. 24, 2011
The San Diego Chargers have signed inside linebacker Kevin Bentley to a one-year deal.||||||| The signing Wednesday is an insurance move in case Stephen Cooper can't play due to a torn right biceps. Cooper, hurt in Sunday night's exhibition win at Dallas, returned to practice on Wednesday and hopes to play in Saturday night's game at Arizona. Bentley is a 10-year veteran who played with Houston last year.
Posted March 03, 2008
Bentley signed with the Houston Texans on Monday.||||||| The six-year NFL veteran played 43 games, including five starts, the past three seasons with Seattle. He had 27 tackles in two starts last season.
Posted March 11, 2005
The Seahawks signed Bentley to a one-year, $650,000 deal on Friday that includes a $150,000 signing bonus. The linebacker out of Northwestern has spent the first three seasons of his pro career with the Browns, who drafted him in the fourth round in 2002. He has played in all 32 games over the past two seasons, making 18 starts. Bentley has one career interception and no sacks on his current NFL resume.||||||| Bentley could wind up at any one of the three LB spots in Seattle's 4-3 scheme. His signing comes a week after the Seahawks released linebacker Anthony Simmons.