Kurt Benkert
Kurt Benkert
23-Year-Old QuarterbackQB
Atlanta Falcons
2019 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Kurt Benkert in 2019. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a contract with the Falcons in December of 2018.
Sticks with Falcons
QBAtlanta Falcons
January 1, 2019
Benkert signed a reserve/future contract with the Falcons on Monday.
ANALYSIS
Benkert went undrafted out of Virginia last April and spent the entirety of the 2018 season on Atlanta's practice squad. Veteran Matt Schaub is set to hit free agency in 2019, currently leaving the backup quarterback job behind starter Matt Ryan up in the air.
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Kurt Benkert's measurables compare to other quarterbacks?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 4"
 
Weight
215 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.95 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.33 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.15 sec
 
Vertical Jump
31.0 in
 
Broad Jump
112 in
 
Bench Press
16 reps
 
Hand Length
9.50 in
 
Arm Length
31.00 in
 
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NFL Draft: Rookie Dynasty Rankings
February 2, 2018
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Clinches practice squad spot
QBFree Agent
September 2, 2018
Benkert was announced as one of the Falcons' 10 practice squad members on Sunday, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports.
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Struggles in first preseason start
QBAtlanta Falcons
August 30, 2018
Benkert completed 10-of-25 attempts for 103 passing yards and two interceptions in Thursday's 34-7 loss to the Dolphins.
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Set up to see major action in preseason finale
QBAtlanta Falcons
August 29, 2018
Benkert is expected to receive a heavy workload during Atlanta's preseason finale Thursday against Miami, D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
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Looking to slow the game down
QBAtlanta Falcons
August 13, 2018
Benkert said Monday that his main focus for the Falcons' upcoming preseason game against Kansas City will be to trust his pre-snap reads, D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. "(I'm working on) just cleaning up what I see. Trusting the pre-snap that all my reads are there and then going through them and taking my time and not rushing," Benkert explained after a training camp session at Flowery Branch. "Trying to go through the full progression and get the ball in guys' hands."
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Signs on with Falcons
QBAtlanta Falcons
May 1, 2018
Benkert agreed to terms on a contract with Atlanta worth $60,000 guaranteed, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
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