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Ron Rivera says Kelvin Benjamin in 'tremendous shape'

While there were originally some rumors floating around that second-year wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin looked out of shape, it seems that it may be time to put the rumors to bed. According to David Newton of ESPN, Ron Rivera gave a rave review of Benjamin when he showed up for camp. Not only did Rivera state that Benjamin was in "tremendous shape," as Newton explains, but he also...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kelvin Benjamin says he's 'at playing weight' and is 'feeling good'

Kelvin Benjamin had a bit of scrutiny surrounding him this offseason when Ron Rivera suggested that he may have been a bit overweight at OTAs. It all really began when Benjamin dealt with a hamstring injury. Fortunately for Panthers fans and the team, the second-year wide receiver looks poised and ready to make some noise in 2015, according to David Newton of ESPN. “I'm looking...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kelvin Benjamin says he is healthy, at perfect weight

Last month Carolina Panthers second-year wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin was reportedly having a battle with his weight along with dealing with a bum hamstring. Whether it was some extra laps around the field, more time on the treadmill or a stricter diet, Benjamin —who was 245 pounds in his rookie year—now claims he is at his “perfect” weight. “I’m not on the scale...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers' Benjamin Ready for Training Camp

According to multiple reports, Carolina Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin will be ready for the start of training camp next week. Benjamin, who had dealt with injuries to both of his hamstrings during OTAs, assured media members on Friday that he’s now ready to go.“I’m feeling good,” the 6’5” wideout said after holding his first football youth clinic at Rocky River High...
Via Pro Football Spot
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers: Best receivers in the league?

Kelvin Benjamin The Carolina Panthers are approaching training camp which starts on July 31 at Gibbs Stadium, which is at Wofford College. All practices will be free and open to the public. All positions will be enjoyable to watch, but one particular group of guys outweigh the rest. The receivers. With Carolina’s offensive history, these 2015 playmakers will definitely have an...
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Do the Carolina Panthers need to start worrying about Kelvin Benjamin?

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin has missed practice time recently thanks to a couple of hamstring injuries over the past month. According to the Charlotte Observer, team sources indicated that the injuries were possibly related to Benjamin showing up to workouts nine pounds overweight in April. It’s early in his career, but it’s fair to ask if Benjamin will ever...
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June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Kelvin Benjamin overweight at OTAs

While stories during NFL OTAs are rarely worth even mentioning, this one caught our collective eye on Wednesday. Carolina Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin apparently showed up to OTAs overweight and wound up injured as a result. The 6-foot-5 wideout played his rookie season in 2014 at around 245 pounds, and reportedly came into spring workouts about 10 pounds over weight....
Via Rumors and Rants
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers: Kelvin Benjamin injures hamstring

The Carolina Panthers were holding their breath today when second year wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin suffered a hamstring injury during practice.  Kelvin will refrain from any physical activity for the remainder of the week as a precaution.  With 17 weeks left in the off season, there’s no need to sound the alarm. Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin made a huge impact...
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Panthers rookie: I posted slow 40-time at combine on purpose

A big season at Florida State in 2013 put Kelvin Benjamin’s name among those likely to be selected in the first round of this year’s NFL Draft, and he was 28th overall. Benjamin was the fifth wide receiver taken behind Sammy Watkins, Mike Evans, Odell Beckham Jr., and Brandin Cooks. However, Benjamin landed exactly where...Read More
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October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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