2014 NFL Draft: 5 Reasons Why New York Jets Should Draft Kelvin Benjamin

5 Reasons New York Jets Should Draft Kelvin Benjamin

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Reasons New York Jets Should Draft Kelvin Benjamin
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Wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin had a very impressive college football career. Known as a playmaker who has a knack for making incredible catches down the field, Benjamin is ready to take the NFL by storm. The New York Jets could absolutely use a player of his caliber to bolster their receiving corp.

Take a look at five reasons why the Jets should draft him in the 2014 NFL Draft.

5. Incredible Speed After The Catch

5. Incredible Speed After The Catch
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5. Incredible Speed After The Catch

5. Incredible Speed After The Catch
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The Jets need more speed on their offense, and Benjamin would provide that immediately upon arrival. He's incredibly fast and capable of burning even the best defensive secondaries the NFL has to offer.

4. Big-Time Playmaker

4. Big-Time Playmaker
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4. Big-Time Playmaker

4. Big-Time Playmaker
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Benjamin always makes big plays after a catch, and is especially efficient in the red zone. A player like him would finally give the Jets a viable option to throw to once they're within scoring position.

3. Clutch When It Matters Most

3. Clutch When It Matters Most
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3. Clutch When It Matters Most

3. Clutch When It Matters Most
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Who could forget his incredible performance in the BCS title game? His game-winning touchdown helped his team win when it mattered most. In key moments late in close football games, the Jets could easily turn to Benjamin to be the difference maker between victory and defeat.

2. Great Team Player

2. Great Team Player
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2. Great Team Player

2. Great Team Player
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Benjamin is a great personality to have on the team and in the locker room. He's a good leader and motivator when it comes to rallying his team to pull through in tough situations. He would only naturally make players around him even better.

1. Major Superstar Potential

1. Major Superstar Potential
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1. Major Superstar Potential

1. Major Superstar Potential
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One can only imagine the impact Benjamin would have in the city that never sleeps. Playing in New York is like no other experience in the world, and he could easily become the next major superstar in the big apple. He has potential to be a monster with the Jets, as well as be a key contributor in turning their 8-8 effort last season into double-digit wins this season.


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