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Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Position
WR
 
Jersey
17
Name  Arrelious Benn
Born  9/8/1988
Height  6-2
Weight  220
College  Illinois
 
Notes:
A 2009 honorable mention All-Big Ten selection...In 2008, Ben was a First-Team All-Big Ten pick and Fourth-Team All-America choice...Named the 2007 Big Ten Freshman of the Year...Ranks fifth all-time in Illinois history with 159 career receptions...Suffered through injuries this past season and finished with just 38 catches and 490 yards...Best season came in 2008, when Benn posted 67 receptions for 1,055 yards...Has a good combination of height, bulk and speed...Possesses strong and reliable hands...Does a good job using his hands and upper-body to beat the jam at the line...Terrific leaper...Solid runner after the catch...Good special teams returner...Work ethic has been called into question...Needs to work on route running...Not all that elusive.