Travis Benjamin




Team: Los Angeles Chargers
Hometown: Belle Glade, FL
College: Miami
DOB: 12/29/1989
 
 

Hailing from one Miami, Florida of the nation’s leading breeding grounds for NFL athletes, Travis Benjamin has had his sights set on the NFL since the moment first touched a football. His incredible speed and sharp maneuvering tactics have made him one of the hottest and most dynamic breakout stars in the League!

Following a stand out career at the University of Miami, Travis was picked up by the Cleveland Brows in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft . Focusing on transitioning his success into the pros, from day one, he sought out seasoned teammates and trainers to hone the skills and discipline necessary to make it in the NFL and has applied this on the field, resulting in explosive playmaking ability.While many NFL athletes take years to make an impression on the game, Travis’ talents and impact were evident from his very first NFL season as a Cleveland Brown, where he returned a punt for a 93 yards for a touchdown, which broke the franchise record!

Travis was nominated in 2015 as one of VIZIOs Top Performers for the NFL 2015 season. In 2016 Travis signed with the Los Angeles Chargers. With his explosiveness and consistent playmaking abilities Travis has become a huge fan and media favorite! In his spare time, Travis can be seen giving back to the community and never says no to an opportunity to use his platform as an opportunity to make a difference. With his charm and lively personality, both local and nation media alike loves chatting with Travis! Travis has recently been seen and heard on ESPN, CBS Sports Radio, SiriusXM Radio, NBC Sports, and Fox Sports Radio! Travis has dedicated himself to helping bring awareness to breast cancer. Both his grandmother and mother are survivors of this horrific disease. He recently visited a local hospital in Cleveland with his teammates and wore pink throughout the month of October in support of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Travis also has hosted and attended many youth football camps in the off-season. He like many other athletes, understands the importance of giving back to his community and mentoring youth not only about playing sports, but also the importance of education.

 

 

 

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