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Kelvin Benjamin
Selection28 (28 overall)
PositionWide Receiver
SchoolFlorida State
High SchoolGlades Central (Belle Glade, Florida)
Player Background
A Second-Team All-ACC selection in 2013, earning some All-American accolades ... Started just one season at FSU, amassing 54 receptions, for 1,011 as a redshirt sophomore in 2013 ... Scored winning touchdown with 13 seconds remaining against Auburn in BCS Championship game ... Ranked second nationally with a touchdown every 3.6 catches ... Gifted wide receiver with 15 touchdowns last year, including three against rival Florida ... Wingspan has been measured at 83 inches and his height provides a huge mismatch against defensive backs...Vertical jump not the best and posted the slowest shuttle time of any receiver at the combine ... Will continue to improve as he matures.

2013 Season Stats
1at Pittsburgh573014.6W 41-13
3vs. Nevada237018.5W 62-7
4vs. Bethune-Cook226113W 54-6
5at Boston College3103034.3W 48-34
6vs. Maryland560212W 63-0
8at Clemson362120.7W 51-14
9vs. NC State369123W 49-17
10vs. Miami-Florida246023W 41-14
11at Wake Forest223111.5W 59-3
12vs. Syracuse666111W 59-3
13vs. Idaho361220.3W 80-14
14at Florida9212323.6W 37-7
15vs. Duke5119223.8W 45-7
17at Auburn454113.5W 34-31
Collegiate Career

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